13th International Conference on

Orthopedics, Arthroplasty and Rheumatology

Theme: New Revolutions and Enrichments of Orthopedics, Arthoplasty and Rheumatology

OCM for Arthroplasty Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Joseph Lane

Associate Director
Hospital for Special Surgery
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Robby

Professor
Foro Italico University of Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Vitek

Orthopedic surgeon
Center for Foot and Joint Surgery Vienna
Austria

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Arthroplasty 2017

OCM Member

Vicente J. Leon

Orthopedic Surgeon
Hospital de la Vega Lorenzo Guirao
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Neil P. Sheth

Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carlos Suarez-Ahedo

Orthopaedic Surgeon
American Hip Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Andre Ferreira

Orthopedic surgeon
Clinique Du Parc Lyon
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Patrice F. DIEBOLD

Foot and ankle Surgeon
Medipole Gentilly - St Jacques
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Geert Meermans

Orthopedic surgeon
Bravis Hospital
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdullah Habeeballah Abdullah Juma

Associate Professor
King Abdul-Aziz University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Krishna Kiran Eachempati

Orthopedic surgeon
Maxcure Hospitals
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Om Prakash Gupta

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Max Smart Super Speciality Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Orthopedics-2017

OCM Member

Samo K. Fokter

Associate Professor
Maribor University Medical Center
Slovenia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Edward Andujar

Research Scientist
LifePharm Global Network
United States

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Orthopedics-2016

OCM Member

Margaret Wislowska

Professor
Warsaw Medical University.
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ketan Desai

CMO
Washington University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ahmed Sayed Ahmed

Emeritus Professor
Cairo University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohamed El-Sayed

Professor
Tanta University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Orthopedics and Rheumatology-2014

OCM Member

Crispin Dass

Professor
School of Pharmacy
Curtin University
Australia
Tel: 61-8-9266-1489
Curtin University

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles J. Malemud

Professor
Department of Rheumatology
Case Western Reserve University, USA
Tel: 216-368-2000
Case Western Reserve University

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jun Li

Professor
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology
University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
Tel: 205-934-8909
University of Alabama at Birmingham
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wim B van den Berg

Professor
Department of Biochemistry
Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands
Tel: 31 024 3616540
Radboud University
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Snezana Tomasevic

Assistant Professor
Department of Rheumatology and Physiatry
University of Novi Sad, Serbia
University of Novi Sad
Serbia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Orthopedics & Rheumatology-2013

OCM Member

Barbara M Rogers

Assistant Professor
Department of Anaesthesiology
Ohio State University
USA
Tel: 614-293-8487
Fax: 614-293-8153
Ohio State University, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Naomi Schlesinger

Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Rheumatology
Department of Medicine
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
USA
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Daniel Goldberg

CEO and Creative Director
Gold Medical Marketing
USA
Tel: 973-287-7916
Mob: 201-873-0749
Gold Medical Marketing, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anthony Jones

Professor
Human Pain Research Group
Hope Hospital
UK
Tel: 0161-206-4266
Fax: 0161-206-4687
Hope Hospital, UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Galina S Bogatkevich

Assistant Professor
Division of Rheumatology & Immunology
Medical University of South Carolina
USA
Tel: 843-792-7631
Fax: 843-792-7121
Medical University of South Carolina, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Darko Bosnakovski

Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Sciences
Goce Delcev University-Stip
Greece
Goce Delcev University-Stip, Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

S.R.A. Akinbo

Professor & Consultant
Department of Physiotherapy
Faculty of Clinical Sciences
College of Medicine
University of Lagos & LUTH
Nigeria
Tel: 234-803714093
234-8028952344
University of Lagos & LUTH, Nigeria
Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Theofilou Paraskevi

Professor
Department of Psychology
Panteion University
Greece
Tel: 30-6977441502
Panteion University, Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles J. Malemud

Professor
Department of Medicine and Anatomy
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
USA
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Rheumatology 2017

OCM Member

Yu-Xian Shen

Dean
School of Basic Medical Science, Anhui Medical University
Hefei, China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yasser El Miedany

Prof
Kings College
London

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Song G Zheng

Director
Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tao-Hsin Tung

Associate Prof.
Cheng-Hsin General Hospital
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Margaret Wisłowska

Professor
Warsaw Medical University
Poland

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Rehabilitation Medicine 2018

OCM Member

Syed Mohammad Wairs

Associate Director
London Academy of Sports &
Oman

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rong Ju Cherng

Professor
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fatma hegazy

Associate Professor
University of Sharjah
United Arab Emirtes

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rasmi Muammer

Associate Professor
Yeditepe University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shahanawaz Syed

Associate Professor
JSS College of Physiotherapy
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dinesh Bhatia

Associate Professor
North- Eastern Hill University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Willkomm Therese

Clinical Associate Professor
University of New Hampshire
England

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pei-Fang Tang

Associate Professor
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jin Jenq Jin

Professor
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ibrahim Moustafa Moustafa

Associate Professor
University of Sharjah
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jer Hao Chang

Associate Professor
National Cheng Kung University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hua-Fang Liao

Associate Professor
National Taiwan University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nandini Deshpande

Associate Professor
Queens University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Spine 2016

OCM Member

Alessandro Landi

Neurosurgeon and Spine Surgeon
University of Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pier Paolo Mura

Professor
University of Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Koichi Iwatsuki

Associate Professor
Osaka University Medical School
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Barbara Spacca

Neurosurgeon
Anne Meyer Children's Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Satish Kalidindi

Neurosurgeon
Manipal Super Speciality Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Majid Reza Farrokhi

Professor
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Bortoluzzi

Professor
CIvil Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Miguel JA Láinez

Chairman and Professor
Catholic University of Valencia
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Duccio Boscherini

Neurosurgeon
Clinique de La Source
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kemal Ahmed

Orthopedic surgeon
CH-NDB
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Inaki Arrotegui

Chairman
Catholic University Hospital
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Crostelli

Surgeon
Villa Stuart
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Massimiliano Visocchi

Associate Professor
Catholic University of Rome Italy
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jaime Gasco-Tamarit

Director
Valley Care Clinics Neuro-Spine Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Edward Taub, Scientific Advisor

Director and Professor
University of Alabama and CI Therapy Research Group and Taub Training Clinic
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alberto Rovetta

Professor
Politecnico di Milano
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

João Eduardo Daud Amadera

Director
Spine Center HCor
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Erkan Kaptanoğlu

Head
Marmara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Massimo Scerrati

Professor and Chairman
Polytechnic University of Marche
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohamed Abdulhamid

Neurosurgeon
Arizona Brain & Spine Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rostyslav V Bubnov

Medical Doctor
Clinical hospital â Pheophaniaâ
Ukraine

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marin Stancic

Professor
University of Zagreb School of Medicine
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Safak Ekinci

Associate Professor
GATA Haydarpaşa Military Hospital
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Deniz U. Erbulut

Assistant Professor
Istanbul Medipol
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ahmed Jahwari

Orthopedic & Spine Surgeon
Sultan Qaboos University
Oman

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pablo Clavel

Neurosurgeon
Barcelona Spine Center
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vladimir Radchenko

Chairman
Sytenko Institute of Bone and Joint Pathology
Ukraine

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Spine 2017

OCM Member

Hamid R. Abbasi

President
Midwest Brain and Spine Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. V. Reggie Edgerton

Director, UCLA’s Edgerton Lab
University of California, Los Angeles
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Burak M. Ozgur

Director, Spine Program
Hoag Neurosciences Institute, california
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

A. Jay Khanna

Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Johns Hopkins University, Bethesda
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Joseph M. Morreale

Orthopedic Surgeon
Center For Spine and Orthopedics
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vedat Deviren

Professor
UCSF Medical Center Spine Center
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

James D. Schwender

Orthopedic Surgeon
Twin Cities Spine Center, Minneapolis
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jack L. Feldman

Distinguished Professor
University of California, Los Angeles
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jean Jacques Wyndaele

President
International Spinal Cord Society, Buckinghamshire
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Walid Attia

Director
National Neuroscience Institute
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohamed Abdulhamid

Neurosurgeon
Arizona Brain & Spine Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tiziana Greggi

Director
Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Massimiliano Visocchi

Associate Professor
Catholic University of Rome Italy
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cyrus Dokhanian Jensen

Orthopedic Surgeon
Wansbeck General Hospital, England
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Majid Reza Farrokhi

head of Shiraz Neuroscience Research Center
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vladimir Radchenko

Chairman
Sytenko Institute of Bone and Joint Pathology
Ukraine

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Arvind G. Kulkarni

Head of Mumbai Spine, Scoliosis & Disc Replacement Centre
Bombay Hospital, Mumbai
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Novel-Physiotherapies-2015

OCM Member

Paul S.Sung

Associate Professor
The University of Scranton
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Umasankar Mohanty

Manual Therapy Foundation of India
President, The Indian Association of Physiotherapists
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anand Shetty

Professor
University of St. Mary
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Diana Veneri

Associate Professor
University of Hartford
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maruti Ram Gudavalli

Associate Professor
Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yuri Yoshida

Assistant Professor
University of Evansville
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Physical Medicine-2013

OCM Member

Stefan Golaszewski

Paracelsus Medical University
Austria

Paracelsus Medical University_Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carol P. Dionne

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
USA
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kenji Suzuki

University of Chicago
USA

University of Chicago, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sridharan Manavalan

National University of Health Sciences
USA

National University of Health Sciences, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Harvey Jian-Min Hou

Alabama State University
USA
Alabama State University, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gordana Petrovic Oggiano

University of Belgrade
Serbia

University of Belgrade, Serbia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maaike  Flinkenflögel

National University of Rwanda
Netherlands
National University of Rwanda, Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Physical Medicine-2014

OCM Member

Evalina L Burger

Professor and Vice Chair
Department of Orthopaedics UCDenver
University of Colorado
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wolfgang Stelzer

Medizinisches Zentrum SchmerzLos
Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Stephen Winn

Director of Rural Medicine
School of Rural Medicine
University of New England
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francois cabana

Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Sherbrooke
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Terry Haines

Associate Professor
Chair of the Physiotherapy Research Foundation Grants Committee
Monash University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Chang Ho Wang

Associate Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ulsan University Hospital
Korea


Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Feng Tao

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sunday R. A. Akinbo

Head, Department of Physiotherapy
Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Medicine
University of Lagos (CMUL)
Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vikas Dhikav

Senior Research officer
Department of Neurology
Indraprastha University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

S N OMKAR

Principal Research Scientist
Department of Aerospace Engineering
Indian Institute of Science
India
Indian Institute of Scienc
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

S.Afshin Shorofi

Deputy head of Traditional & Complementary Medicine Research Centre
Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sandeep Binorkar

Assistant Professor
Dept. of Agadatantra & Vyavahara Ayurveda
Government Ayurved College
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Sports Medicine 2015

OCM Member

Ahmad Alkhatib

Director of Sports Science
University of Qatar
Qatar

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Trent Nessler

CEO/Founder A.C.L., LLC
Innovator in Movement Science and Technology
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sally Parsonage

Senior Lecturer in Sports Nutrition
University of Westminster
London

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maureen J. Simmonds

Professor and Research Chair in Physical Therapy
University of Texas Health Science Centre
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michele Kerulis

Director of Sport and Health Psychology
Adler School of Professional Psychology
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Steve Middleton

Director of Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
University of St Augustine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jennifer Seyler

FleishmanHillard Vice President, Health & Wellness
FleishmanHillard
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Salaheddin Sharif

Sport Medicine Physician and Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist
University of Benghazi
Libya

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kaukab Azeem

Physical Education Department
King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Derek Ball

Director of Sport & Exercise Science
Heriot-Watt University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Sports Medicine 2016

OCM Member

Pierdanilo Sanna

Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon
Exeter Medical Center Bone & Joint Health
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Luiz Felipe Giacomelli

President & Founder at SONAFE-ES:Brazilian Society of Sports Physiotherapy
Indiana University South Bend
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Harris Zourelidis

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Dubai Bone & Joint Center, Dubai
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pierre Beauchamp

President/Founder of Mindroom Peak Sport Performance
University of Montreal
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dimitrios Tsoukas

Director Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Board Member of Sports Medicine Association, Greece
Clinic Mediterraneo Hospital
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gilles Klein

Secretary General
World Sports Alliance
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

K.V.Balamurugan

Associate Professor
Annamalai University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Greg Whyte

Professor of Applied Sport & Exercise Science
Liverpool John Moores University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ashokan Arumugam

Assistant Professor
Majmaah University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sujata Khire

Head of physiotherapy and rehabilitation , Welfare medical centre
Welfare medical centre
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ahmad Alkhatib

Head of Sport and Exercise Science Division
Abertay University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Salaheddin Sharif

Sport Medicine Physician
University of Benghazi, Libya
Libya

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gholamreza zourmand

Director of Sport Psychology
Central China Normal University
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nada Bin Askar Al Naqbi

Director of Women Sports Department
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yaaqoub Al Hammadi

Deputy Chief Medical Officer / Chief of Othopedics Department
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (Managed by Cleveland Clinic), UAE
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Felix Fernandez

Director Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation services
Harvard Medical School
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vivek Mohan

Board Certified in Orthopaedic Spinal Surgery
University of California
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ian Houghton

Founder & Managing Director
Scandinavian Health & Performance
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kaukab Azeem

Physical Education Department
King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Caren Diehl

Sports Psychologist

Dubai

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Paulo Marchetti

Supervisor of Human Movement Sciences Graduate Program at UNIMEP
Methodist University of Piracicaba
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sadia Javed

General Dentist
Gulf Medical University
UAE

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Sports Medicine 2015

OCM Member

Ahmad Alkhatib

Director of Sports Science
University of Qatar
Qatar

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Trent Nessler

CEO/Founder A.C.L., LLC
Innovator in Movement Science and Technology
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sally Parsonage

Senior Lecturer in Sports Nutrition
University of Westminster
London

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maureen J. Simmonds

Professor and Research Chair in Physical Therapy
University of Texas Health Science Centre
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michele Kerulis

Director of Sport and Health Psychology
Adler School of Professional Psychology
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Steve Middleton

Director of Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine
University of St Augustine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jennifer Seyler

FleishmanHillard Vice President, Health & Wellness
FleishmanHillard
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Salaheddin Sharif

Sport Medicine Physician and Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist
University of Benghazi
Libya

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kaukab Azeem

Physical Education Department
King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Derek Ball

Director of Sport & Exercise Science
Heriot-Watt University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Osteoporosis 2017

OCM Member

Kimberly J. Templeton

Professor
University of Kansas
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khalid Said Mohammad

Senior Research Professor
Indiana University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vladimir Palicka

Professor
Charles University
Czech Republic

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alba Gomez-Cabello

Research Professor
University of Zaragoza
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sekib Sokolovic

President
Osteoporosis Society in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Biography Research Interest