Executive Committee

The members of the CWIG Executive Committee will ensure the ethical reliability and professional quality of the website and the registries.

Honorary President
Donald Nuss
Donald Nuss

Surgeon-in-Chief Emeritus,
Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters,
Pediatric Surgery Clinic
Norfolk, USA
E-mail address: nussdonald@gmail.com

President
Hyung Joo Park
Hyung Joo Park

Hyung Joo Park, MD, PhD, FCCP, Professor and Chairman
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital
College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea Seoul, South Korea
222 Banpo-Daero, Seocho-Gu, Seoul 06591, South Korea
Phone 82-10-4125-2416
E-mail address: hyjpark@catholic.ac.kr
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Past Presidents
Mustafa Yuksel
Mustafa Yuksel

Mustafa Yuksel
Founder and 1st president

Hans K. Pilegaard
Hans K. Pilegaard

Hans K. Pilegaard
2nd President

Robert E. Kelly
Jaroszewski Dawn

Robert E. Kelly, Jr., M.D., Vice President for Surgical Affairs
Pediatric Surgery - CHKD
601 Children's Lane
Norfolk VA 23507
Phone (757) 668-7750
Fax (757) 668-8860
E-mail address: Robert.Kelly@chkd.org Download CV

President elect
Frank-Martin Haecker
Frank-Martin Haecker

Frank-Martin Haecker, MD, FEAPU
Professor of Pediatric Surgery and Co- Head of the Department of Pediatric Surgery
University Children's Hospital Basel (UKBB), Switzerland
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Members
Horacio Abramson
Horacio Abramson

Horacio Abramson
Affiliation: Buenos Aires, Argentina
habramson@intramed.net Download CV

Frank-Martin Haecker
Frank-Martin Haecker

Frank-Martin Haecker, MD, FEAPU
Professor of Pediatric Surgery and Co- Head of the Department of Pediatric Surgery
University Children's Hospital Basel (UKBB), Switzerland
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Andre Hebra
Andre Hebra

Andre Hebra, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
Nemours Children’s Hospital
Professor of Surgery
University of Central Florida
Orlando, Florida, USA
E-mail address: andre@hebra.com
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Dawn E Jaroszewski
Jaroszewski Dawn

Dawn E. Jaroszewski, MD, MBA, FACS
Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Director of Mayo Clinic/Phoenix Children's Hospital Chest Wall Program
Mayo Clinic Arizona
E-mail address: Jaroszewski.dawn@mayo.edu Download CV

Robert E. Kelly
Jaroszewski Dawn

Robert E. Kelly, Jr., M.D., Vice President for Surgical Affairs
Pediatric Surgery - CHKD
601 Children's Lane
Norfolk VA 23507
Phone (757) 668-7750
Fax (757) 668-8860
E-mail address: Robert.Kelly@chkd.org Download CV

Manuel Lopez
Manuel Lopez

Pr. Manuel LOPEZ MD.PhD. H.D.R.
Head of Department of Paediatric Surgery & Urology
University Hospital of Vall d'Hebron
Barcelona- Spain
E-mail address: manuel.lopez@chu-st-etienne.fr Download CV

Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
Marcelo Martinez-Ferro

Chief Department of Surgery
Fundacion Hospitalaria Hospital
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at CEMIC University
Buenos Aires, Argentina

E-mail address: m.martinezferro@gmail.com

Antonio Messineo
Antonio Messineo

Associate Professor of Paediatric Surgery, Florence University, Italy
Chief Surgeon, Meyer Children's Hospital, Florence, Italy
Viale Pieraccini 24,
50139 FIRENZE, ITALY
Tel. Work: +390555662463
Tel. Home: +39055219469
Cell.Phone: +393472626880/ +393387282199 (whatsapp)
E-mail address: antonio.messineo@meyer.it Download CV

Jose Ribas Milanez De Campos
Jose Ribas Milanez De Campos

University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Sã o Paulo, Brazil
Avenida Albert Einstein 627 Room 210, Building A1 2° Andar.
Sao Paulo, SP, Cep: 05652-900, Brazil
55 11 37580722 home
55 11 3739-3556(work Fax)
CELL PHONE. 5511.983351889
E-mail address: jribas@usp.br

Hyung Joo Park
Hyung Joo Park

Hyung Joo Park, MD, PhD, FCCP, Professor and Chairman
Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Seoul St. Mary’s Hospital
College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea Seoul, South Korea
222 Banpo-Daero, Seocho-Gu, Seoul 06591, South Korea
Phone 82-10-4125-2416
E-mail address: hyjpark@catholic.ac.kr
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Claus Petersen
Claus Petersen

Department of Pediatric Surgery
Hannover Medical School
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
Germany
Tel.: +49 511 532 9240
Fax: +49 511 532 9059
E-mail address: petersen.claus@mh-hannover.de
www.kinderchirurgie-mhh.de
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Hans K. Pilegaard
Hans K. Pilegaard

Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular
Surgery, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
E-mail address: pilegaard@dadlnet.dk
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Ivan Schewitz
DR. IVAN SCHEWITZ INC

M.B. Ch.B. (UCT) FCS (SA)
CARDIOTHORACIC SURGEON
Waterfall City Hospital:
Cnr Magwa & Macmac Avenues
Waterfall Park
Tel: +27 (0) 11 304 7853
Fax: +27 (0) 11 304 7946
E-mail address: ivan@schewitz.com
www.pectus.co.za
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Jean-Marie Wihlm
Jean-Marie Wihlm

Pr. Dr. Jean-Marie Wihlm
Service de Chirurgie Thoracique
HÃŽpital Universitaire Cochin
27 rue du Faubourg St Jacques
75014 PARIS
France
Tel: +336 11 96 29 20
E-mail address: jmwihlm@gmail.com
www.pectus.co.za
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Mustafa Yuksel
Mustafa Yuksel

Mustafa Yuksel
Marmara University Faculty of Medicine,
Department of Thoracic Surgery

Istanbul, Turkey

E-mail address: myuksel@marmara.edu.tr
drmustafayuksel@gmail.com
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Sada Uemura
Sada Uemura

Sada Uemura
Sadashige Uemura, MD, PhD Professor of Pediatric Surgery, Kawasaki Medical School 577, Matsushima, Kurashiki City, Okayama, Japan
E-mail address: sadauemura@gmail.com

 

Claus Petersen | Department of Pediatric Surgery | Hannover Medical School | Carl-Neuberg-Strasse 1 | 30625 Hannover, Germany
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