The International College of Surgeons

OUR LEADERSHIP

INTERNATIONAL OFFICERS

International Executive Council

World President

Prof. Giorgios Tsoulfas FICS

Greece

President-Elect

Prof. Aij-Lie Kwan, FICS

Taiwan

Immediate Past World President

Prof. Yik-Hong Ho, FICS

Australia

World First Vice President

Dr. Easaw Thomas, FICS

Singapore

World Corporate Secretary

Dr. Dr. Clement L.K. Chan, FICS

Hong Kong

World Treasurer

Dr. Guido Parquet, FICS

Paraguay 

African Federation Secretary

Prof. Alexander M. Nwofor

Nigeria

Asian Federation Secretary

Dr. Ujagar Singh Dhaliwal, FICS

India

European Federation Secretary

Prof. Karel Novak, FICS

Czech Republic

Latin American Federation Secretary

Dr. Nelson Mitsui, FICS

Paraguay

North American Federation Secretary

Dr. Michael J. Jacobs, FICS

USA

Pacific Federation Secretary

Dr. Elias Tam, FICS

Singapore

Members

Dr. Juan Barron-Blanco, FICS

Mexico

Dr. Eddie Chang, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Patrick Chen, FICS

Australia

Dr. Choo-Aun Neoh, FICS

Taiwan

Dr. Ulises Rodriguez-Wong, FICS

Mexico

Dr Jesus Sison, Jr., FICS

Philippines

Prof. Paul Tahalele, FICS

Indonesia

Past World Presidents

Prof. Adel F. Ramzy, FICS

Egypt

Said A. Daee, MD, FICS

USA

Prof. Christopher Chen, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Fidel Ruiz Healy, FICS

Mexico

Prof. Nadey Hakim, FICS

United Kingdom

Raymond A. Dieter, Jr., MD, FICS

USA

Prof. Wilson Pollara, FICS

Brazil

Prof. John Lumley, FICS

United Kingdom

Prof. Tehemton Udwadia, FICS

India

Vice Presidents

Dr. Ernesto G. Acosta, FICS

Philippines

Dr. Antonio Alarco, FICS

Spain

Dr. Chun-Hsiung Huang, FICS

Taiwan

Dr. Abel Jalife-Montaño, FICS

Mexico

Prof. Hari Kapila, FICS

Australia

Dr. Pierre Lam, FICS

Hong Kong

Dr. Timothy Lee, FICS

Singapore

Prof. Peter Lim, FICS

Singapore

Prof. Chi-Lung Lin, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Koutarou Maeda, FICS

Japan

Dr. Arturo Orellana, FICS

Peru

Prof. Thavichaigarn Parinya , FICS

Thailand

Dr. Horacio Ruiz, FICS

Peru

Prof.  Nikolaos Saratzis, FICS

Greece

Prof. Rojananin Supakorn , FICS

Thailand

Dr. German Terrazas, FICS

Boliva

Additional Governors

Dr. Raad U. AlMehdi, FICS

Oman

Dr. Antonio Cabigas, FICS

Philippines

Dr. Chin-Kuo Chen, FICS

Taiwan

Dr. Sze Hua Chen, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Heng-Chin Chiam, FICS

Australia

Dr. Siu Yeung Chun, FICS

Hong Kong

Dr. Victor Fan, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Yifei Feng, FICS

China

Dr. Javier Figueroa-Becerra, FICS

Mexico

Dr. Jiri Fronek, FICS

Czech Republic

Dr. San-San Gan, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Jorge A. Garcia-Tay, FICS

Mexico

Dr. Hoi-Chi Hii, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Art Hiranyakas, FICS

Thailand

Dr. Tsann-Long Hwang, FICS

Taiwan

Dr. David Jen, FICS

Singapore

Dr. B. Chi-Hang Leung, FICS

Hong Kong

Dr. Ernest Lim, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Min Yu Lim, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Cu-Tai Lu, FICS

Australia

Dr. Chrispen Mushaya, FICS

Australia

Dr. Leela Nair, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Gloria Pimentel C, FICS

Mexico

Dr. Francisco Suarez Z., FICS

Argentina

Dr. Cheuk-Kwan Sun, FICS

Taiwan

Dr. Anjula Thomas, FICS

Singapore

Dr. Gil Vicente, FICS

Philippines

Dr. S. G. Vishalkumar, FICS

Malaysia

Dr. Nopadol Wora-Urai, FICS

Thailand

Prof. Masakazu Yamamoto, FICS

Japan

Representatives at Large

Demetrius Litwin, MD, FICS

USA

Dr. Teresita O. Oliver, FICS

Philippines

Dr. Fidel Ruiz Healy, FICS

Mexico

Prof. Hisakazu Yamagishi, FICS

Japan


FEDERATION & SECTION LEADERSHIP

African Federation

Egypt

Dr. Nabil Shedid

Section President

Ghana

Dr. Afua Adwo J. Hesse

Section President

Dr. Kwaku Addai A. Appiah

Section Secretary

Nigeria

Dr. Yawale llayasu

Section President

Prof. Akanimo Essiet

Section Secretary

Dr. S. Rollings Jamabo

Section Treasurer

Asian Federation

China

Dr. Yueming Sun

Section President

Hong Kong

Prof. Felix Wu Shun Wong

Section President

Prof. Clement Leung-Kwok Chan

Section Secretary

India

Dr. Kodaganur S. Gopinath

Section President

Dr. M. S. Semthikumar

Section Secretary

Dr. S. Raghupathi

Section Treasurer

Japan

Dr. Koutarou Maeda

Section President

Dr. Masakazu Yamamoto

Section Secretary

Dr. Shingo Kameoka

Section Treasurer

Korea

Dr. Kasey Kisu Sung

Section Secretary

Dr. Jae Hyun Lim

Section Treasurer

Taiwan

Dr. Chih Lung Lin

Section President

Hsin-I Ma, MD 

Section Secretary

European Federation

Czech Republic

Prof. Karel Novak

Section President

Dr. Jindrich Sebor

Section Secretary

Dr. Vladimir Cervinka

Section Treasurer

Georgia

Dr. Teimuraz Kemoklidze

Section President

Germany

Prof. Dr. Gunther Winde

Section President

Prof. Dr. Helge R. O. Wenzl

Section Secretary

Prof. Dr. H.B. Reith

Section Treasurer

Great Britain

Prof. John S.P. Lumley

Section President

Mr. Paolo R. Cajano

Section Secretary

Prof. Nadey Hakim

Section Treasurer

Greece

Prof. Giorgios Tsoulfas

Section President

Dr. Dimosthenis Mekras

Section Treasurer

Italy

Prof. Biagio Ravo

Section President

Netherlands

Dr. Leo Stam

Section President

Peter W. Plaisier, MD

Section Treasurer

Poland

Dr. Izabela Chudzicka-Strugala

Section President

Dr. Barbara Zwozdziak

Section Secretary

Dr. Teresa Matemiak-Chudzicka

Section Treasurer

Spain

Prof. Antonio Alarco Hernandez

Section President

Dr. Maria del Mar de Castro Marina

Section Secretary

Prof. Felipe de la Cruz Virgo

Section Treasurer

Switzerland

Dr. med Peter Nussbaumer

Section President

Turkey

Prof. Mehmet A. Haberal

Section President

Dr. Gokhan Moray

Section Secretary

Dr. Faith Boyvat 

Section Treasurer

Latin American Federation

Argentina

Dr. Francisco Jose Suarez Anzorena

Section President

Jose Rene Herrera, MD

Section Secretary

Dr. Pablo Martin Peroni

Section Treasurer

Bolivia

Dr. German Terrazas R.

Section President

Dr. Ramiro F. Salazar Solis

Section Secretary

Dr. Jose M. Orias Rivera

Section Treasurer

Brazil

Prof. Wilson Pollara

Section Treasurer

El Salvador

Dr. Mauricio Cader Acuña, Jr.

Section President

Paraguay

Dr. Nelson Mitsui

Section President

Dr. Rosa Irene Sanchez Alvarenga

Section Secretary

Dr. Hermes R. Sebastian Ayala

Section Treasurer

Peru

Dr. Hermes R. Sebastian Ayala

Section President

North American Federation

Mexico

Ulises Rodriguez Wong, MD

Section President

United States

Andrew Kline, MD

Section President

Mark Perlmutter, MD

Section Secretary

Thavam Thambi-Pillai, MD

Section Treasurer

Pacific Federation

Australia

Dr. Patrick Chen

Section President

Indonesia

Prof. Paul Tahalele

Section President

Dr. Fransiscus Arifin

Section Secretary

Dr. Desak G. A. Suprabawati

Section Treasurer

Philippines

Dr. Dr. Carlito V. ArenasMaeda

Section President

Dr. Patrick Ismael P. II Cruz

Section Secretary

Dr. Albert G. Ginonella

Section Treasurer

Singapore

Dr. Elias C. Tam

Section President

Dr. Eddie Wei Chun Chang

Section Secretary

Prof. Christopher Chen

Section Treasurer

Thailand

Dr. Supakorn Rojiananin

Section President

Dr. Wichai Vassanasiri

Section Secretary

Dr. Taweewong Chulakamontri 

Section Treasurer

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