Meet the Speakers

Alberto Batticciotto

Ospedale di Circolo - Fondazione Macchi ASST - Settelaghi, Italy

Rheumatology Unit – Internal Medicine Department Ospedale di Circolo – Fondazione Macchi.  ASST – Settelaghi Varese (Italy) READ MORE
Bárbara Gonzalez

University Lusophone of Humanities and Technologies, Portugal

Doctoral Thesis in Clinical Psychology, in 2013, at the University of Lisbon, with the theme of Fibromyalgia: Personality and life… READ MORE
Dan Buskila

Soroka Medical Center, Israel

David Finn

National University of Ireland (NUI) Galway, Ireland

David Finn is Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Principal Investigator and Founding Co-Director of the Centre for Pain Research at… READ MORE
Diana Torta

KU Leuven, Belgium

Diana Torta is Research Professor at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Science, KU Leuven Belgium. Her research uses a… READ MORE
Dror Mevorach

Hadassah Medical Center, Israel

Professor Dror Mevorach is a Chairman of Medicine and directs the Rheumatology Research Center at Hadassah and the Hebrew University,… READ MORE
Howard Amital

Sheba Medical Center, Israel

Howard Amital is a professor of Medicine at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine of the Tel-Aviv University. He completed his… READ MORE
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
John McBeth

University of Manchester, UK

Kati Thieme

University of Marburg, Germany

Present academic position: Professor of Medical Psychology, Head of Outpatient Clinic for Psychological Pain Therapy, University of Marburg Education, academic and… READ MORE
Marco Di Carlo

Polytechnic University of Marche, Italy

Born in 1984, specialist in Rheumatology since 2015. Lecturer in Rheumatology since July 2016. Research and assistance activities are carried… READ MORE
Mary-Ann Fitzcharles

McGill University, Canada

Mary-Ann Fitzcharles has worked as a clinician, teacher and clinical researcher at McGill University, Montreal Canada since 1982. She completed… READ MORE
Ori Elkayam

Tel Aviv Medical Center, Israel

Professor Ori Elkayam is Head of the department of Rheumatology, at the Tel Aviv Medical Center. Professor Elkayam has completed… READ MORE
Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini

L. Sacco University Hospital, Italy

Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini is currently Director Rheumatology Unit, L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy. Professional Societes: Societa Italiana de Reumatologia, Collegio… READ MORE
Raffaello Furlan

Humanitas University, Italy

Full Professor of Medicine, Humanitas University. Director of Internal Medicine and Syncope Unit, Humanitas Research Hospital (Rozzano, Milan). Director of… READ MORE
Riccardo Torta

University of Turin, Italy

Roberto Casale

Opusmedica, PC&R Patient, Care & Research Network, Italy

Roberto Casale MD, PhD · Graduated in Medicine and Surgery from Pavia University, Italy.1975 · Full board certified in Physical… READ MORE
Saar Harari

Gaga Movement, Israel

Saar has been the manager of Gaga in the USA since 2012 and was appointed Artistic Director of Gaga in… READ MORE
Valeria Giorgi

L. Sacco University Hospital, Italy

Dr. Valeria Giorgi is a clinical researcher and data manager at Rheumatology Unit, ASST-FBF L. Sacco University Hospital, Milan, Italy.… 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
Winfried Häuser

Klinikum Saarbrücken, Germany

Prof. Dr. Med. Winfried Häuser is specialist of general internal medicine, psychosomatic medicine and pain medicine. He is senior consultant for… READ MORE
Yehuda Shoenfeld

Sheba Medical Center, Israel

Professor Yehuda Shoenfeld, MD, FRCP, MaACR Zabludowicz Center for Autoimmune Diseases Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Tel Aviv University, Israel… READ MORE