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.

JV_250px EFORT President 2016/2017
Prof. Dr. Jan VERHAAR, Netherlands
OA_250px First Vice President
Prof. Dr. Önder AYDINGÖZ, Turkey
PKA_250px Second Vice President
Ass. Prof. Dr. Per KJAERSGAARD-ANDERSEN, Denmark
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 5 pages, 310kb]
EC_250px Immediate Past President 2015/2016
Prof. Dr. Enric CÁCERES PALOU, Spain
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 9 pages, 272kb]
DLimb_250px EFORT Secretary General
Mr. David LIMB, United Kingdom
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 14 pages, 360kb]
MM_250px Treasurer
Prof. Dr. Maurilio MARCACCI, Italy
Chairman Finance Committee
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 3 pages, 128kb]
MB_250px Member at Large
Dr. Antonio CARTUCHO, Portugal
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 3 pages, 210kb]
KPG_250px Member at Large
Prof. Dr. Klaus-Peter GÜNTHER, Germany
Chairman Education Committee
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 3 pages, 136kb]
LR_250px Member at Large
Prof. Dr. Leszek ROMANOWSKI, Poland
RM_250px Young Member at Large
Dr. Rene MIHALIČ, Slovenia
prof_begue_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Thierry BÉGUÉ, France
Chairman Science Committee
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 4 pages, 104kb]
 m_benson_75px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Michael BENSON, United Kingdom
Chairman 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
EGomez_Barrena_75x120 Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Enrique GÓMEZ BARRENA, Spain
Vice Chairman Education Committtee – Basic Research Group
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
Chairman EFORT Fora
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 2 pages, 40kb]
BMM_80x115 Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Bjarne MOELLER-MADSEN, Denmark
Chairman Specialty Societies within Orthopaedics Committee
R_Nelissen_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Rob NELISSEN, The Netherlands
Chairman NORE Committee
Neyret Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Philippe NEYRET, France
Chairman Travelling & Visiting Fellowships
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 2 pages, 96kb]
U_Stoeckle_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Ulrich STÖCKLE, Germany
Vice Chairman Education Committee – Trauma Education Group
Thorngren Co-Opted Member
Prof. Dr. Karl-Göran THORNGREN, Sweden
Past President
Chairman EFORT Foundation
Curriculum Vitae [PDF document, 4 pages, 60kb]
elke_viehweger_s Co-Opted Member
Prof. Dr. Elke VIEHWEGER, France
Vice Chairman Education Committee – Content Steering Group
L_Zagra_115px Co-opted Member
Prof. Dr. Luigi ZAGRA, Italy
Vice Chairman Education Committee – Orthopaedics
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