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COMMITTEES 2018-01-19T17:02:57+00:00

NEUROTRAUMATOLOGY COMMITTEE OF WFNS

Main purpose of the NTC is to collect and exchange epidemiological information; to organize the collection and correlation of research findings; and to prepare critical evaluations of this material. The develop of better prevention and management of neurotrauma needs an improvement in the research for daily clinical and surgical activities. The rule of NTC is to improve the sharing of information among all members of worldwide Neurosurgical Societies, through regional, national, international meetings.
From 1969 on, the International Conference on Recent Advances in Neurotrauma (ICRAN) is the scheduled meeting of NTC.

ICRAN 2018 COMMITTEES

HONORARY PRESIDENT
Franco Servadei
WFNS President
Professor and Chairman of Neurosurgery, Humanitas University, Milan, Italy

CONFERENCE CHAIRMEN
Corrado Iaccarino
Secretary of Neurotraumatology Section of Italian Society of Neurosurgery
Neurosurgery Department, University Hospital of Parma, Italy

Emergency Neurosurgery Unit, IRCCS “ASMN” of Reggio Emilia, Italy

Paolo Cappabianca
Secretary of Italian Society of Neurosurgery
Professor and Chairman of Neurosurgery, “Federico II” University of Naples, Italy

CONFERENCE CO- CHAIRS
Stefano Signoretti
Chairman of Neurotraumatology Section of Italian Society of Neurosurgery
Neurosurgery Department, “San Camillo Forlanini” Hospital, Rome, Italy

Edoardo Picetti
1st ICU, University Hospital of Parma, Italy

PRESIDENTIAL COMMITTEE
Mohammad Tariq Khan
Chairman  NTC WFNS
North West General Hospital and Research Center, Peshawar, Pakistan
Peter Hutchinson
Co-Chairman NTC WFNS
NIHR Global Health Research Group of Neurotrauma

Cambridge University / Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Francesco Tomasello
Honorary President of  WFNS
President of Network Innovation Technology in neurosurgery (NITns)

TREASURER
Massimo Tomei
Neurosurgery Department, Humanitas Hospital, Milan, Italy

INTERNATIONAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Antony Figaji
President of International Neurotrauma Society
Head of Paediatric Neurosurgery Unit and Head of Firm, University of Cape Town, South Africa
Kazadi Kalangu
NTC WFNS
Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Zimbabwe, Harare, Zimbabwe
Angelos Kolias
NIHR Global Health Research Group on Neurotrauma
Clinical Lecturer in Neurosurgery

Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Trust, UK
Andrew Maas
Honorary member of  NTC WFNS
Research Laboratory of Neurosurgery, Translational Neurosciences, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Kee B. Park
Program for Global Surgery and Social Change, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, USA
Jean-François Payen
Pôle Anesthésie-Réanimation, CHU Grenoble, France
Andres Rubiano
NTC WFNS
Vice President of the Neurotrauma Chapter of the Latin American Federation of Neurosurgical Societies

Neurosurgery, El Bosque University Clinic, Colombia
Virendra Sinha
NTC WFNS
Neurosurgery Department, M.S. Medical College, Jaipur, India

LOCAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE
Traumatic Brain Injury
Domenico d’Avella
Department of Neurosciences, University of Padova Medical School, Italy

Neurointensive care
Nino Stocchetti
Professor and Chairman School of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, IRCCS Ca’ Granda, University of Milan, Italy

Traumatic Spine Injury
Alessandro Ducati
Chairman of AOSpine Italy Council
Professor and Chairman School of Neurosurgery, University Hospital “Città della Salute e della Scienza”, Turin, Italy

Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
Giuseppe Cinalli
President of International Federation of Neuroendoscopy
Department of Neurosurgery, Santobono Hospital, Naples, Italy

Educational
Francesco Biroli
Global Neuro Faculty
Fondazione per la Ricerca Ospedale Maggiore, Bergamo, Italy