Board of Scientific Direction

Chair: R.K. GOYAL (USA)
Basic Sciences

B. GAYET (France)
Surgery

C. SCARPIGNATO (Italy) Pharmacology

G. TRIADAFILOPOULOS (USA) Gastroenterology-Endoscopy



Permanent Scientific Committee

Physiology- Biomechanics
RJ.G. Brasseur
(USA)
H. Gregersen
(Denmark)
J.E. Richter
(USA)
Y. Taché (USA)

Radiology
C. Canon
(USA)
P. Pokieser (Austria)

Endoscopy
H.W. Boyce
(USA)
H. Inoue
(Japan)
B.C. Jacobson (USA)
R. Lambert
(France)
C.J. Lightdale
(USA)
P.D. Siersema (Netherlands)

Gastroenterology
Q. Aziz
(UK)
D.O. Castell
(USA)
I.J.S. Cook
(Australia)
G.W. Falk
(USA)
J.P. Galmiche
(France)
M. Hongo
(Japan)
R.H. Hunt
(Canada)
L.F. Johnson
(USA)
P.J. Kahrilas
(USA)
R.W. McCallum
(USA)
R.C. Orlando
(USA)
J.E. Pandolfino (USA)
H.P. Parkman (USA)
E. Quigley
(Ireland)
R.E. Sampliner
(USA)
J. Sarosiek (USA)
P. Sharma
(USA)
R. Shaker
(USA)
D. Sifrim
(Belgium)
S.J. Spechler
(USA)
J. Tack (Belgium)
G. Tougas
(Canada)
R. Tutuian (Switzerland)
W.M. Weinstein
(USA)
R.K. Wong
(USA)

Nutrition
E. Riboli
(Italy)

Pharmacology
C. Scarpignato
(Italy)

Biochemistry
P. Biancani
(USA)

Anesthesiology
H. Bartels
(Germany)

Surgery
T. Aikou
(Japan)
P. Bechi
(Italy)
B.L. Brücher (Germany)
A.G. Casson (Canada)
J.M. Collard
(Belgium)
T.C.B. Dehn (UK)
A.H. Hölscher (Germany)
B.A. Jobe (USA)
T. Lerut
(Belgium)
J. Marescaux
(France)
D. Nocca
(France)
J.A. Salo (Finland)
J.R. Siewert (Germany)
H.J. Stein
(Austria)
H.W. Tilanus
(Netherlands)
J.J.B. Van Lanschot
(Netherlands)
B. Zilberstein
(Brazil)

Endoscopic Surgery
B.K. Oelschlager (USA)
J.H. Peters
(USA)
L. Swanström
(USA)
R.P. Tatum (USA)

Oto-Laryngology
B. Martin-Harris (USA)
Ph. Monnier
(Switzerland)
I.F. Herrmann
(Italy)

Pediatrics
S. Jadcherla (USA)


Pathology
K. Geboes (Belgium)
J.R. Goldblum
(USA)
R.D. Odze (USA)
R.H. Riddell
(Canada)
M. Upton (USA)

Basic Sciences and Molecular Biology
N.S. Buttar
(USA)
X. Chen (USA)
K. Dvorakova
(USA)
R. Fitzgerald
(UK)
H.S. Garewal
(USA)
J. Jankowski
(UK)

Oncology
H.S. Garewal
(USA)
D.P. Kelsen
(USA)

Health Economics
D. Provenzale
(USA)

Epidemiology and Statistical Evaluation
L.H. Bernstein (USA)


Assistant secretary: Michèle Liégeon (France)