Meet Our Speakers

Jacob Ablin
Tel-Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
Dr. Jacob Ablin is specialist of general Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He is head of Internal Medicine at the Tel… READ MORE
Valerie Aloush
Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Israel
specialist of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology senior physician  at the department of Internal Medicine F at the Tel Aviv Sourasky… READ MORE
Fabiola Atzeni

University of Messina, Italy

Fabiola Atzeni, MD, PhD is currently Full Professor of the Rheumatology, in the University of Messina, Messina, Italy. Her clinical… READ MORE
Sara Bindoli

Padova University Hospital, Italy

Dr. Bindoli, MD and PhD Candidate in Clinical and Experimental Sciences, is a Rheumatologist at Padova University Hospital, Italy.  Her… READ MORE
David Bulmer
University of Cambridge, UK
Dr David Bulmer is an Associate Professor in Gastrointestinal Pharmacology within the School of Biological Sciences at the University of… READ MORE
Ernest Choy

Cardiff University School of Medicine, Cardiff, Wales, UK

Professor Ernest Choy is Head of Rheumatology and Translational Research at the Division of Infection and Immunity and Director of… READ MORE
José António P. Da Silva

University Hospital of Coimbra, Portugal

Prof. Pereira da Silva received his MD. from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Coimbra in 1982 and… READ MORE
Marco Di Carlo

Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy

Dr. Marco Di Carlo is a clinical rheumatologist, university lecturer (currently holding a tenure track position) since 2016 at the… READ MORE
Luda Diatchenko
McGill University, Canada
Luda Diatchenko, MD, PhD is a Canada Research Chair in Human Pain Genetics and a Professor at the Faculty of… READ MORE
Shai Efrati

Shamir (Assaf-Harofeh) Medical Center & Tel Aviv University, Israel

Dr. Shai Efrati is a professor at Sackler School of Medicine and the Sagol School of Neuroscience of Tel Aviv… READ MORE
Giuseppina Fabio

AISF ODV (Italian Association of Fibromyalgia Syndrome), Italy

Giuseppina Fabio is 48 years old . She lives in Milan, but was born and lived for many years in… READ MORE
Valeria Giorgi

IRCCS Galeazzi - Sant'Ambrogio, Milan, Italy

Dr. Valeria Giorgi is a physician and clinical researcher at Rheumatology Unit, IRCCS Galeazzi-Sant’Ambrogio, Milan, Italy. She also collaborates strictly… READ MORE
Winfried Häuser

Klinikum Saarbrücken, Germany

Prof. Dr. Winfried Häuser is specialist of general internal medicine, psychosomatic medicine and pain medicine. He is consultant for gastroenterology,… READ MORE
Cristina Iannuccelli

Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Cristina Iannuccelli is a MD, PhD, at the Policlinico Umberto I – Sapienza University of Rome, Italy. Her main fields… READ MORE
Eva Kosek
Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Eva Kosek, MD, PhD is holding positions as full Professor in Clinical Pain Research at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm and at… READ MORE
Michaela Kress
Medical University Innsbruck, Austria
Michaela Kress is full professor at the Department of Physiology and Biomedical Physics Medical University of Innsbruck in Austria. Her… READ MORE
Gary J. Macfarlane
University of Aberdeen, UK
Gary Macfarlane is Dean for Interdisciplinary Research and Research Impact. He has also held the Chair in Epidemiology (Clinical) at… READ MORE
Amir Minerbi
Rambam Health Care Campus, Israel
Dr. Amir Minerbi is the deputy director of the Rambam Institute for Pain Medicine since 2020. A graduate of the… READ MORE
Christopher Sivert Nielsen
Institute of Public Health, Norway
Dr. Christopher Sivert Nielsen is a senior researcher at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health and at Oslo University Hospital.… READ MORE
Liborio Parrino

Parma University Hospital, Italy

Enrico Polati

University Hospital of Verona, Italy

He worked as hospital assistant in Anesthesia and Intensive Care, at Policlinico University Hospital of  Verona (Italy) from 1989 to… READ MORE
Luca Quartuccio

University of Udine, Italy

Luca Quartuccio graduated in Medicine in 2003 at the University of Udine, Italy. In 2007 he completed his fellowship in… READ MORE
Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini

IRCCS Ospedale Galeazzi – Sant'Ambrogio, Italy

Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini is currently Director Rheumatology Unit, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy. Professional Societes: Societa Italiana de Reumatologia, Collegio… READ MORE
Gilat Shenhav
Laniado Hospital, Israel
Dr. Gilat Shenhav is a Senior Physician at the Diabetes Institute of Laniado Hospital.  She is authorized to prescribe medical… READ MORE
Shafaq Sikandar
Queen Mary University of London, UK
Dr Shafaq Sikandar is a senior lecturer at the William Harvey Research Institute and group leader of the Sensory Neurophysiology… READ MORE
Camilla Svensson
Karolinska Institute, Sweden
Prof. Camilla Svensson received her Ph.D in 2005 from University of California, San Diego (UCSD) on work focused on spinal… READ MORE
Andrea Truini

Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

EDUCATION 2004: Specialty in Neurology – Department of Neurological Sciences, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy 2008: PhD Clinical and Experimental Neuroscience… READ MORE