EFORT Board & Executive Committee

The EFORT Board is elected by the National Delegates of the EFORT National Member Societies during the General Assemblies for a period of one year; some terms are re-electable.

The Board is responsible for the day-to-day running of the Federation and comprises ten voting members including four members at large coming from different European countries.

The EFORT Executive Committee is composed by the EFORT Board members, the Executive Board members and the Co-opted members.

OA_250px EFORT President 2017/2018
Prof. Dr. Önder AYDINGÖZ, Turkey
PKA_250px First Vice President
Ass. Prof. Dr. Per KJAERSGAARD-ANDERSEN, Denmark
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 6 pages, 330kb]
PN_85x125px Second Vice President
Prof. Dr. Philippe NEYRET, France
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 2 pages, 96kb]
JV_250px Immediate Past President 2017/2018
Prof. Dr. Jan VERHAAR, Netherlands
DL_new_120x85 EFORT Secretary General
Mr. David LIMB, United Kingdom
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 14 pages, 360kb]
TKarachalios_250px Treasurer
Prof. Dr. Theofilos KARACHALIOS, Greece
Chair Finance Committee
MB_250px Member at Large
Dr. Antonio CARTUCHO, Portugal
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 3 pages, 210kb]
EGomez_Barrena_75x120 Member at Large
Prof. Dr. Enrique GÓMEZ BARRENA, Spain
Chair Education Committee
LR_250px Member at Large
Prof. Dr. Leszek ROMANOWSKI, Poland
MB_120x85 Young Member at Large
Prof. Dr. Mirza BISCEVIC, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 11 pages, 184kb]

prof_begue_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Thierry BÉGUÉ, France
Chair Science Committee
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 4 pages, 104kb]
 m_benson_75px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Michael BENSON, United Kingdom
Chair Ethics Committee
Co-Opted Member
Dr. Tommaso BONANZINGA, Italy
FORTE President
P_Felicissimo_115px Co-opted Member
Dr. Paulo FELICISSIMO, Portugal
President UEMS Orthopaedic Section
LiFT_120px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Li FELLÄNDER-TSAI, Sweden
Chair of the EFORT Travelling & Visiting Fellowships
P_Hoffmeyer_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Pierre HOFFMEYER, Switzerland
Editor-in-Chief EFORT Open Reviews
Macheras Co-opted Member
Dr. George MACHERAS, Greece
Chair EFORT Fora
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 2 pages, 40kb]
a_maartson_85x126 Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Aare MÄRTSON, Estonia
Vice Chair EFORT Education Committee – Basic Research Group
Roger_Emery_83x123px Co-opted Member
Prof. Roger EMERY, United Kingdom
Chair Specialty Societies within Orthopaedics Committee
R_Nelissen_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Rob NELISSEN, The Netherlands
Chair NORE Committee
U_Stoeckle_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Ulrich STÖCKLE, Germany
Vice Chair Education Committee – Trauma Education Group
Thorngren Co-Opted Member
Prof. Dr. Karl-Göran THORNGREN, Sweden
Chair EFORT Foundation
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 4 pages, 60kb]
L_Zagra_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Luigi ZAGRA, Italy
Vice Chair Education Committee – Orthopaedics
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