Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
Dr Sergey Suchkov, MD, PhD. Professor in Immunology & Medicine. Personal: Born 11 January 1957, Astrakhan, Russia. divorced; two sons. Education: MD, Astrakhan State Medical University, Russia, 1980; PhD, I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy and Institute of Medical Enzymology, USSR Academy of Medical Sciences, 1985; Doctor Degree, National Institute of Immunology, Russia, 2001. Positions held: Post Doc Research Associate, Institute of Medical Enzymology, 1985-87; Senior Research Associate, Koltzov Institute of Developmental Biology, USSR Academy of Sciences, 1987-89; Head of the Lab of Immunology and Immunobiotechnology, Helmholtz Eye Research Institute in Moscow, 1989-95; Trainee, Laboratory of Immunology, NEI, Bethesda, MD, USA, NIH and Laboratory of Immunology, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, USA, as well as at some of the British Universities on the invitation of the Royal Society for Immunology, 1989; Chairman, Department for Clinical Immunology, Moscow Clinical Research Institute and the Immunologist-in-Chief of the Moscow Regional Ministry of Health, 1995-2004; Executive Secretary-in-Chief of the Editorial Board, Biomedical Science International journal, 1993-1996; Professor in Medicine and Immunology, I.M. Sechenov First Moscow Medical University and Faculty Chairman & Director of the Department of Preventive, Personalized and Translational Medicine, A.I.Evdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine & Dentistry. Honours: Secretary General, United Cultural Convention, Cambridge, UK. Memberships: New York Academy of Sciences, USA; European Association for Predictive, Preventive and Personalized Medicine, Brussels; American Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology; International Society for Eye Research; EPMA Journal, Personalized Medicine Universe, Open J.Autoimmunity and American J.Cardiovascular Res. Editorial Boards; All-Union (from 1992 - Russian) Biochemical Society; All-Union (from 1992 - Russian) Immunological Society.
H M Staal received a Master’s degree in Medicine, at Catholic University of Nijmegen in 1996, with a minor in Tropical Medicine and Applied Mathematics. Between 2001 and 2007, she did her post-academic education to become an Orthopedic Surgeon. Since 2007, she is working as an Orthopedic Surgeon at MUMC Maastricht, specialized in Child Orthopedics and Hand Surgery. She has a special interest in medical education and holds an academic educational qualification. In 2012, she became Program Director of trainee orthopedic surgeons. In 2016, she recieved a PhD for her research into the growth of osteochondromas in HMO.
Karim Sedky has completed his Medical School at Alexandria University, Egypt. He completed his Master’s degree in Anatomical Sciences and Neurobiology from the University of Louisiville, Louisville, KY. He gained his training in both General Psychiatry as well as Child and Adoelscent Psychiatry after completing his training at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. He is a Professor of Psychiatry and is the Medical Student Education Director at CMSRU. He has published more than 30 papers in reputable journals and has been serving as Chief Editor for the Journal of Sleep and Sleep Disorder Journal Research and on the Editorial Board for few other journals. His main interest is focused on the effects of sleep and sleep disorders and its relation to psychiatry disorders in children and adolescent population.
Lana Gagin attended Bashkirian State University Medical School. She completed her Pediatric Residency at the Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine GRMEP in 2007. She earned her Master’s degree in Public Health at the University of Michigan in 2010 while also working as a pediatrician in the Outpatient General Pediatric Clinic. She joined the staff of the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital’s Academic General Pediatrics in 2010. In 2011, she joined the staff of Spectrum Health Medical Group and became a Medical Director of Newborn Services in Grand Rapids Campus. As a Medical Director she led the team of physicians in establishing new practices for breastfeeding support which resulted in a successful Baby-Friendly Hospital designation in 2014. She serves as a core faculty at the Pediatric Residency Program at Spectrum Health. She is a co-founder and a Director of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety Rotation, and has been leading multiple quality improvement initiatives. She completed her Lean Healthcare Certification at the University of Michigan in 2014. In 2015, she became an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant.
Jichuan Wang has completed his PhD from Cornell University and Post-doctoral studies from the Population Studies Center, University of Michigan. He is a Senior Biostatistician at Children’s Research Institute, CNHS. He has published three statistical books and authored/coauthored more than 100 peer-reviewed journal articles. He has been serving as an Editorial Board Member for five academic journals.
WHO international global expert on ICF in Child Disability (CP) RCPCH, UK Examiner for DCH UK and MRCPCH UK Examinations Honorary Affiliate Tutor, IPPC/DCH, Sydney University, Australia Pioneer Award, East Zone IAP; Bharat Jyoti Award, IIFS DNB Centre Inspector, NBE, New Delhi Ex-head Academics, Apollo Gleneagles Children’s Centre