Sleep Medicine Organizing Committee

Kathy sexton Radek

Professor
Elmhurst College
USA

Biography: Dr. Kathy sexton-Radek has received her Doctorate of Philosophy degree ReadMore...

Research Interest: Behavioral Medicine/Health Psychology, Sleep quality in youn ReadMore...

Sona Nevsimalova

Professor of Neurology
1st Faculty of Medicine

Charles University
Prague, Czech Republic

Biography: Professor Sona Nevsimalova has devoted the greatest part of her life t ReadMore...

Research Interest: insomnia

Martica Hall

Director
Sleep and Chronobiology Center

University of Pittsburgh
USA

Biography: Dr. Hall’s research bridges two traditionally independent fields, bi ReadMore...

Research Interest: sleep disorders,insomnia,pediatric sleep medicine

Sonia Ancoli-Israel

Director
Gillin Sleep Research Center

University of California
USA

Biography: Sonia Ancoli-Israel, Ph.D. is a Professor Emeritus and Professor of Re ReadMore...

Research Interest: Sleep disorders

Oana-Claudia Deleanu

President
Romanian Sleep Society

University of Medicine Bucharest
Romania

Biography:

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Agneta Markstrom

Associate Professor
Centre of Sleep and Breathing
Uppsala University
Sweden


Biography: Dr Markström is since 2009 working as an Associate Professor and Seni ReadMore...

Research Interest: insomnia, parasomnia, circadian rhythm disorders, hypersomni ReadMore...

Victor Winthrop Rosenfeld

Director
SouthCoast HEALTH
USA


Biography: Dr. Rosenfeld is Board Certified in Neurology and Sleep Medicine. He i ReadMore...

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Katie L. Stone

Senior Scientist
San Francisco Coordinating Center
California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute
USA


Biography: Katie L. Stone, Ph.D. is Senior Scientist at California Pacific Medica ReadMore...

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Vural Fidan

Deputy Director of ENT Department
Yunus Emre Goverment Hospital
Turkey


Biography: Dr Vural Fidan has recieved his MD and PhD in Hacettepe University. He ReadMore...

Research Interest: Research interests are pulmonary hypertension, allergy, otol ReadMore...

Maxime ElBaz

President
European Society of Sleep Technologists

Sleep Centre of Paris
France

Biography: Maxime ElBaz is a specialist engineer in sleep technology. He holds a ReadMore...

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Safwan Badr

Professor of Medicine
Wayne State University
USA


Biography: Dr. Badr is a leading, national expert in pulmonary medicine and sleep ReadMore...

Research Interest: Lung Diseases, Pulmonary Medicine, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Medici ReadMore...

Sudhansu Chokroverty

Co-Director of Neurology
New Jersey Neuroscience Institute
USA


Biography: Sudhansu Chokroverty, MD, FRCP, FACP, is Professor and Co-Chairman of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Blink reflex excitability in Restless legs Syndrome and narc ReadMore...

Charles M. Morin

Professor of Psychology
Université Laval
Canada


Biography: Mr. Morin joined the School of Psychology in 1994, after completing an ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical health psychology and behavioral medicine. Sleep, a ReadMore...

Andrew D. Krystal

Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Duke University
USA


Biography: Dr Krystal is Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the D ReadMore...

Research Interest: My research is focused on better understanding the pathophys ReadMore...

Michael J. Breus

Clinical Psychologist
The Sleep Doctor's Insomnia Clinic for Adults and Children
USA


Biography: Michael J. Breus, Ph.D., is a Clinical Psychologist and both a Diploma ReadMore...

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Kathy sexton Radek

Professor
Elmhurst College
USA


Biography: Dr. Kathy sexton-Radek has received her Doctorate of Philosophy degree ReadMore...

Research Interest: Behavioral Medicine/Health Psychology, Sleep quality in youn ReadMore...

Harneet Walia

Assistant Professor
Center for Sleep Disorders
Cleveland Clinic
USA


Biography: Harneet Walia, MD, DABSM is an Assistant Professor in the Clinic Lerne ReadMore...

Research Interest: Circadian Rhythm Disorders, Hypersomnia, Insomnia, Narcoleps ReadMore...

Abreu Alexandre

Assistant Professor
University of MIAMI
USA


Biography:

Research Interest: Clinical Sleep Medicine, Narcolepsy, Restless Leg Syndrome, ReadMore...

Laxmi T Rao

Associate Professor
NIMHANS
India


Biography: Dr. Laxmi T Rao received her post doc from Otto-von-Guericke Universit ReadMore...

Research Interest: Extinction as a Therapeutic Tool for Post-Traumatic Stress D ReadMore...

James E. Jones

Chair
Department of Pediatric Dentistry

Indiana University
USA

Biography: James E. Jones attended the University of Kentucky, graduating with a ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric Dentistry

Marie M. Tolarova

Executive Director
Pacific Craniofacial Team and Cleft Prevention Program

University of the Pacific
USA

Biography:

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James L. Ratcliff

President and CEO
Rowpar Pharmaceuticals
USA

Biography:

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Iyad Abou-Rabii

President Elect
PTT Scientific Group
International Association of Dental Research

USA

Biography:

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Julian Holmes

President
International Association of Ozone in Healthcare and Dentistry
South Africa

Biography:

President
International Association of Ozone in Healthcare and Dentistry
South Africa

Dave Singh

President
BioModelling Solutions
USA

Biography:

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Sammy Noumbissi

President
International Academy of Ceramic Implantology
USA

Biography:

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M Sadegh Namazikhah

Chair
California Dental Association
USA

Biography:

Chair
California Dental Association
USA

Josep Arnabat

Chairman
European Division of World Federation of Laser Dentistry
Spain

Biography:

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Gamal Abdul Hamid

General secretary
Yemen Cancer Society
Yemen

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Iman Abdelgader

President
Libyan Orthodontic Society
Libya

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Omer Gorduysus

Professor and Vice President
The Ethics Committe of Experiment Animals Research
Department of Endodontics

Hacettepe University
Turkey

Biography:

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Isabel Rambob

Assistant Professor
GP Director

UMB-CUSF Representative
University of Maryland School of Dentistry

USA

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Leonie M. Short

Program Director,
Central Queensland University,
Australia.

Biography: Associate Professor Leonie Short is the Discipline Lead for the Bachel ReadMore...

Research Interest: Leonie is keen to progress the oral health therapy professio ReadMore...

Boyen Huang

Professor and Head of School,
Charles Sturt University,
Australia.

Biography: Boyen Huang obtained his DDS degree at Kaohsiung Medical University (T ReadMore...

Research Interest: 1. Craniofacial and orodental development 2. Dental traumat ReadMore...

Harry Marget

Director and Principal Dentist,
East Bentleigh Dental Group,
Australia.

Biography: Dr Marget's journey began in 1972. Since then he has done clinical hyp ReadMore...

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Krystal May

Director,
Choice Dental Consulting,
Australia.

Biography: Krystal is a qualified dental assistant with a particular passion for ReadMore...

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Sigal Jacobson

Owner,
Dentalart Australia,
Australia.

Biography: Dr Sigal Jacobson maintains a private dental practice in Melbourne Aus ReadMore...

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Lise Slack

Director,
iDontix Pty. Ltd.,
Australia.

Biography: Lise Slack is an International speaker, clinical dental hygienist, pub ReadMore...

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Geoff Parkes

Founder and Director,
The Australian College of Dental Education,
Australia.

Biography: Geoff Parkes is a founder and director of the Australian College of De ReadMore...

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Kazuhiko Nakano

Professor,
Osaka University,
Japan.

Biography: Dr. Kazuhiko Nakano completed his D.D.S. degree at Osaka University an ReadMore...

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Terry Whitty

Owner,
TRULINE DENTAL Pty. Ltd.,
Australia.

Biography: Terry Whitty is the owner of Truline Dental, a Specialist Dental Labor ReadMore...

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Alex Barritt

Director,
Dental Prac Sales,
Australia.

Biography: Alex have over 20 years’ experience across multiple industries, from ReadMore...

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Dimosthenis Mantokoudis

CEO,
The Australian Institute of Dental Education and Research,
Australia.

Biography: Dimosthenis Mantokoudis has completed his graduate studies at the Univ ReadMore...

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Nasser Said-Al-Naief

Professor,
Loma Linda University,
USA.

Biography: Dr. Said has been teaching at the School of Dentistry since his Januar ReadMore...

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Soorebettu Prabhu

Professor,
Charles Sturt University,
Australia.

Biography: Dr. S. Prabhu, Senior lecturer in oral bio-dental sciences is an oral ReadMore...

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Neil O Brien Simpson

Associate Professor,
The University of Melbourne,
Australia.

Biography: Neil O’Brien-Simpson has an interdisciplinary background, combining ReadMore...

Research Interest: He is currently engaged in several research programs, notabl ReadMore...

Paul Tipton

President,
British Academy of Restorative Dentistry,
UK.

Biography: Professor Paul Tipton is an internationally acclaimed Specialist in Pr ReadMore...

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G. Dave Singh

Founder - Epigenetic Orthodontics,
BioModeling Solutions,
USA.

Biography: Dr. Dave Singh is the Founder of the field of pneumopedics and craniof ReadMore...

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Lynette Wallace

Principal Dentist,
PlanetSmiles,
Australia.

Biography: Lynette Wallace graduated from University of Sydney in 1994 with Honou ReadMore...

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Yi-Hao Huang

Clinical Instructor,
National Taiwan University Hospital,
Taiwan.

Biography: Dr. Yi-Hao Huang is the vice president of Dr. Signal Biotechnology. He ReadMore...

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Hatem Alhadainy

Professor,
Tanta University,
Egypt.

Biography: Hatem A. Alhadainy, BDS (Egy), MSD (Restorative, Egy), PhD (Endo, Egy- ReadMore...

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Nabeel Al-Nahass

Head of Department,
GMC Hospital - Super Specialty Dental Centre,
UAE

Biography: Dr. Nabeel Al Nahass is the Head of Department at the Super Dental Spe ReadMore...

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Iyad Abou-Rabii

International Association of Dental Research
USA

International Association of Dental Research, USA

Biography: Abou-Rabii has received his PhD in Dental Pharmacology from Auvergne U ReadMore...

International Association of Dental Research
USA

International Association of Dental Research, USA

Mohamed Abdelmageed Awad

Egyptian Association of Dental Research Section of IADR
Egypt

Egyptian Association of Dental Research Section of IADR, Egypt

Biography: Mohamed Awad, BDS (Egy), MSc (Egy), PhD (Eng) is an Associate Professo ReadMore...

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Mark Bowes

South African Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry
South Africa

South African Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry, South Africa

Biography: Mark Bowes spent 20 years in private practice in London focusing mainl ReadMore...

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M. Sherine El-Attar

Alexandria Oral Implantology Association
Egypt

Alexandria Oral Implantology Association, Egypt

Biography: M. S. El Attar have completed his dental bachelor's degree 1976, univ ReadMore...

Alexandria Oral Implantology Association
Egypt

Alexandria Oral Implantology Association, Egypt

Nabil F. Bissada

Case Western Reserve University
USA

Case Western Reserve University, USA

Biography: Nabil F Bissada is Professor and Chair of the Department of Periodonti ReadMore...

Case Western Reserve University
USA

Case Western Reserve University, USA

Marie M. Tolarova

University of the Pacific
USA

University of the Pacific, USA

Biography: Marie M. Tolarova, Professor and Executive Director of Pacific\'s Cran ReadMore...

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Paul van der Stelt

Academic Centre for Dentistry
The Netherlands

Academic Centre for Dentistry, The Netherlands

Biography: Paul van der Stelt graduated as DDS in 1974 and has obtained his Ph.D. ReadMore...

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Anas H. Al-Mulla

European University College
Dubai

European University College, Dubai

Biography: Anas H. Al-Mulla graduated from King Saud University Dental School, Ri ReadMore...

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Morteza Fazeli Niaki

London School of Facial Orthotropics
UK

London School of Facial Orthotropics, UK

Biography: Fazeli has obtained a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree with highest ho ReadMore...

London School of Facial Orthotropics
UK

London School of Facial Orthotropics, UK

Carroll Ann Trotman

University of Maryland
USA

University of Maryland, USA

Biography: Dr. Trotman received her dental degree from the University of Dundee, ReadMore...

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Evelyn V. Gopez

University of Utah
USA

University of Utah, USA

Biography: Evelyn V. Gopez is the Associate Vice President for Inclusion, Health ReadMore...

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Tien-Min Gabriel Chu

Indiana University School of Dentistry
USA

Indiana University School of Dentistry, USA

Biography: Dr. Tien-Min Chu received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Kao ReadMore...

Indiana University School of Dentistry
USA

Indiana University School of Dentistry, USA

Hani T. Fadel

Taibah University College of Dentistry
Saudi Arabia

Taibah University College of Dentistry, Saudi Arabia

Biography: Dr. Hani T. Fadel obtained his clinical certificate in Periodontology ReadMore...

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Omer Gorduysus

Hacettepe University
Turkey

Hacettepe University, Turkey

Biography: M. Omer Gorduysus (DDS, PhD, Professor) was born in Istanbul,1963. Gra ReadMore...

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Maher Dadoush

MedGate Medical Center
Dubai

MedGate Medical Center, Dubai

Biography: Dr. Maher Dadoush has completed his Master\'s Degree in Damascus Unive ReadMore...

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Tamer Alpagot

Dugoni School of Dentistry
USA

Dugoni School of Dentistry, USA

Biography: Alpagot is a Professor of Department of Periodontics at the Universit ReadMore...

Research Interest: Periodontics

Carroll Ann Trotman

University of Maryland
USA

University of Maryland, USA

Biography: Dr. Carroll Ann Trotman is Professor and Associate Dean for the Office ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical trials,Craniofacial biology, Tissue regeneration.

Tien-Min Gabriel Chu

Indiana University School of Dentistry
USA

Indiana University School of Dentistry, USA

Biography: Tien-Min Chu received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Taiwan ReadMore...

Research Interest: His current research interests are in bone tissue engineerin ReadMore...

Nabil F. Bissada

Case Western Reserve University
USA

Case Western Reserve University, USA

Biography: Nabil F Bissada is Professor and Chair of the Department of Periodonti ReadMore...

Research Interest: Prevention and treatment of periodontal diseases

Zina Aaron

New York University
USA

New York University, USA

Biography: Zina Aaron is a graduate of the Medical College of Georgia School of D ReadMore...

New York University
USA

New York University, USA

Ashraf F. Fouad

University of Maryland
USA

University of Maryland, USA

Biography: Ashraf F. Fouad is currently the Chair of the Department of Endodontic ReadMore...

Research Interest: Endodontic molecular microbiology, effectiveness of antibiot ReadMore...

Scott S. DeRossi

Georgia Health Sciences University
USA

Georgia Health Sciences University, USA

Biography: Scott S. DeRossi received his D.M.D. from the University Of Pennsylvan ReadMore...

Research Interest: Treatments for oral mucosal disease, cancer therapy mucositi ReadMore...

Marie M. Tolarova

University of the Pacific
USA

University of the Pacific, USA

Biography: Marie M. Tolarova, Professor and Executive Director of Pacific's Crani ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cleft lip and Palate prevention

Peter J. Polverini

University of Michigan
USA

University of Michigan, USA

Biography: In addition to his position as Dean, Dr. Polverini is a Professor in t ReadMore...

Research Interest: Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Alexander Carroll

Midwestern University
USA

Midwestern University, USA

Biography: Alexander Carroll received his dental degree from USA in 1981 and is c ReadMore...

Midwestern University
USA

Midwestern University, USA

Sorin Uram-Tuculescu

Virginia Commonwealth University
USA

Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Biography: Sorin Uram-Tuculescu is originally from Timisoara, Romania, where he r ReadMore...

Research Interest: Biomaterials/implants, digital dentistry, dental esthetics, ReadMore...

Vincent S. Gallicchio

professor
Clemson University
USA

Biography: Vincent S. Gallicchio has 42 years experience in academic medicine and ReadMore...

Research Interest: Personalized Medicine, cell science, Trace elemts, biology, ReadMore...

Sergey Suchkov

professor
A.I.Evdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry
Russia

Biography: Dr Sergey Suchkov, MD, PhD was born in 11.01.1957, a researcher-immuno ReadMore...

Research Interest: Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine,Immunology, ReadMore...

Ananda Prasad

Distinguished Professor
Wayne State University
USA

Biography: Ananda S. Prasad was born in Buxar, a small town in the state of Bihar ReadMore...

Research Interest: Medicine

Maria Angeles Pajares

Investigador Cientifico
Instituto de Investigaciones Biomedicas
Alberto Sols (CSIC-UAM), Madrid (Spain)

Biography: María A. Pajares completed her PhD from the Universidad Complutense d ReadMore...

Research Interest: Editorial Board member for the World Journal of Biological C ReadMore...

Anatoly Skalny

Director of Trace Element Institute for UNESCO President of Russian
Society of Trace Elements in Medicine (RUSTEM) President of ANO “Centre for Biotic Medicine”
Russia

Biography: Anatoly Victorovich Skalny was born on the 12th of April, 1962 in Ivan ReadMore...

Research Interest: Internal Medicine (General Medicine)

Constantin Polychronakos

M.D., F.R.C.P.C.
Professor, Departments of Paediatrics and Human Genetics Leader, Child Health and Human Development Programme McGill University Health Centre Research Institute Editor
Canada

Biography: After medical studies at Aristotelian University in Greece, Constantin ReadMore...

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Farid MENAA

Director
International Consulting Expert in Healthcare and Biosystems Group of Oncology, Gerontology, Genetics, Nanomedicine and Innovation (OGGENIO) Multi- and Inter-Disciplinary Alliance for the Advancement of Medicine, Science and Technology
Paris, France

Biography: Dr. Farid Menaa is an inter- and multi-disciplinar professional (direc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Medicine; Genetics; Fluorine Chemistry; Nanotechnology; Biop ReadMore...

Adrian LLerena

Professor
Extremadura University Hospital & Medical School
Spain

Biography: Adrián LLerena is the Director of the Clinical Research Center in the ReadMore...

Research Interest: pharmacology, personalized medicine

Andreas Scherer

Project Director
Institute for Molecular Medicine Finland (FIMM)
Finland

Biography: Andreas Scherer is the Project Director for Institute for Molecular M ReadMore...

Research Interest: Bioethics, Genomics, Biomarkers

Stephen Wang

Senior Principal Scientist
Pharmacokinetics, Dynamics & Metabolism PGRD
USA

Biography: Dr. Stephen Wang received his training in pharmaceutical sciences at t ReadMore...

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Candida Fratazzi

President
Boston Biotech Clinical Research
USA

Biography: Dr. Candida Fratazzi has worked in biomedical research for over 25 yea ReadMore...

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Luiza Spiru

Professor

Romania

Biography: Luiza Spiru, MD, PhD is Professor of Geriatrics and Gerontology at C ReadMore...

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Marsha Luginbuehl

CEO
Child Uplift Inc.
USA

Biography: Dr. Marsha Luginbuehl, Ph.D., NCSP is a nationally certified school ps ReadMore...

Research Interest: Screening of specific high risk groups of children whose uni ReadMore...

Guillermo Godoy

Professor
Department of Pediatrics and Obstetrics

University of Alabama
USA

Biography: Guillermo Godoy graduated from San Carlos University in Guatemala, the ReadMore...

Research Interest: Research Intertest: Pediatrics BioEthics, Cardiopulmonary di ReadMore...

Howard S. Weber

Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Interventional Pediatric Cardiology

Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital
USA

Biography: Howard S. Weber completed his fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Ya ReadMore...

Research Interest: Interventional catheterization in newborns, children and adu ReadMore...

Jos Draaisma

Head of the Department of General Pediatrics
Radboudumc Amalia Children’s Hospital
Netherlands

Biography: Jos Draaisma has completed his MD at the age of 26 years from Radboudu ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatrics, clinical research, cardiology, surgery and treat ReadMore...

Carlos Sanchez Salguero

Director of the Section of Pediatric Allergy
Professor of Pediatrics and
President of the Association of Childrens Allergy Southern Spain

Port Royal University Hospital
Spain

Biography: Dr. Sanchez has completed his PhD at the age of 23 years from Cadiz Un ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric Allergy and Pediatrics