Speakers

A mustidisciplinary approach is necessary to treat Sleep Apnea, so that, we will join together the best national and international speakers of different specialties in order to enrich the event's quality.

Know the speakers of the event.

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+ Dr. Peter Baptista (ENT, Spain)

ENT Department. Navarra University Hospital
(Pamplona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Central University of Venezuela
· Doctor of Medicine from the University of Navarra
· Clinical Consultant ENT Department of the University Clinic of Navarra
· Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Navarra
· Corresponding Member of the American Academy of ORL
· Extensive Experience With Sleep disorders, Snoring and Obstructive Sleep Apnea

 

+ Dr. Julio Cifuentes (Maxillofacial Surgeon, Chile)

Department of Maxillofacial Surgery. Clínica Alemana Hospital
(Santiago de Chile, Chile)

 

 

 

 

· Graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry. Universidad de Chile. 1982
· Fellowship in Maxillofacial Surgery. University of Texas. Southwestern Medical School, Dallas. 1990
· Fellowship in orthognathic surgery. Dentofacial anomalies Center, Santa Barbara, California. Prof. Dr. W. Arnett
· Head of Maxillofacial Surgery at Clinica Alemana, Santiago, Chile
· Professor of Maxillofacial Surgery. Medical School: University Development, German Clinic
· Miniresidencia In Downtown sleep disturbances. Stanford University. 2001
· Author and co-author of numerous articles and speaker at international level treatments Orthognathic Surgery and Sleep Apnea

 

+ Dr. Carlos Concejo (Maxillofacial Surgeon, Spain)

Private practice
(Pamplona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Doctor cum laude in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Navarra.
· Degree in Dentistry from the European University of Madrid.
· Specialist in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery by HGU Gregorio Maranon de Madrid.
· Graduate of the European Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
· Head of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University Hospital of Navarra.
· Specialist Hospital Ruber Internacional de Madrid.
· Assistance "Corrective Jaw Surgery Center for" Santa Barbara (California, USA), Director William Arnett (1999, 2000, 2005)
· Member of several scientific societies.
· Author of numerous publications.

 

+ Dr. Rafael Écija (Orthodontist, Spain)

Hospital Central de la Defensa Gómez Ulla. Dental Department
(Madrid, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Dentistry from the University of Oviedo
· Doctor of Dentistry from the University Complutense of Madrid
· Master of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. University of Oviedo
· Researcher category B and C for experimental procedures Orthodontist Central Hospital
· Defense Gómez Ulla and private practice in Madrid
· Member FACE

 

+ Dr. Eduard Esteller (ENT, Spain)

Sleep Respiratory Unit. Hospital General de Cataluña
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in medicine and surgery from the University of Barcelona. 1981
· Specialized in Otolaryngology by Creu i Snat Pau Hospital in Barcelona. 1991
· Doctorate Cum Laude from the Autonomous University of Barcelona on April 23, 2001
· Member of several scientific societies.
· Author of numerous publications.
· Speaker in several international conferences

 

+ Dr. Ramón Farré (Physiologist, Spain)

August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBAPS). Barcelona University
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Physics, University of Barcelona. 1980
· Ph.D. in Physics. University of Barcelona. 1988
· Professor of Physiology. Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona
· Author of numerous scientific articles and speaker of courses and conferences

 

+ Dr. Alejandro Ferré (Neurophysiologist, Spain)

Multidisciplinary Sleep Unit. Vall d'Hebrón University Hospital
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lleida in 1998.
· Diploma in Medicine in 2009.
· Ph.D. in 1998.
· Title of Specialist in Clinical Neurophysiology at the University Hospital Vall d'Hebron in Barcelona in 2005.
· Professor of Clinical Neurophysiology at the University Hospital Vall d'Hebron University Hospital and Bellvitge.
· Author of numerous publications.
· Speaker in several international conferences.
· Member of the leading scientific societies (such the Academy of Medical Sciences of Barcelona, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Spanish Society of Sleep, the European Sleep Research Society and the Spanish Society of Neurology).

 

+ Dr. Enrique Fernández-Julián (ENT, Spain)

ENT Department. Hospital Clínico Universitario de Valencia
(Valencia, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery. University of Valencia. 1976
· Specialization in the Hospital Clinico Universitario de Valencia. 1982
· Graduate: Problems anatomical vertebral artery, electric response audiometry, thyroid disease, malignant tumors: oral cavity, pharynx and larynx. University of Valencia. 1985
· Ph.D. from the University of Valencia. 1986
· ORL Section Chief. University Hospital of Valencia.
· Associate Professor. Department of Surgery. University of Valencia.
· Speaker in several international conferences.
· Member of the Commission for snoring and sleep disorders SEORL.

 

+ Dr. Isabel Fernández Navarro (Pneumologist, Spain)

Pneumology Department. Sleep Unit. La Paz University Hospital
(Madrid, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery. Autonomous University of Madrid. 2000
· Specialization in La Paz University Hospital, Madrid. 2006
· Graduate Respiratory Diseases. Autonomous University of Madrid. 2002
· Medical Assistant. La Paz University Hospital-Cantoblanco "Multidisciplinary Unit sleep-disordered breathing"
· Speaker in several international conferences

 

+ Dr. Javier Galindo (ENT, Spain)

Department of Otorhinolaryngology. La Paz University Hospital
(Madrid, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Specialist in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery at La Paz University Hospital.
· Has extensive training in the following fields:
  • Sleep disorders: Dr. Galindo spend one day a week, exclusively to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders such as snoring and sleep apnea.
  • ORL pathology in children, with special interest in child ear surgery.
  • Head and Neck Oncology: treatment of tumors of the neck and throat, with extensive experience in thyroid gland surgery.
  • Nasal Surgery, Endoscopic Sinus and Skull Base: Advanced Techniques septoplasty and rhinoplasty, endoscopic sinus surgery and endoscopic approach pioneered techniques of neurosurgical lesions in the skull base

 

+ Dr. Diego García-Borreguero (Neurologist, Spain)

Sleep Research Institute (IIS)
(Madrid, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Licenciado en medicina y cirugía por la Universidad de Navarra en 1984
· Especializado en el Instituto Max-Planck de Munich (Alemania). 1990
· Fellowship Sleep medicine in National Institute Health in Bethesda USA.
· Doctorado "Cum Laude" por la Universidad de Munich, Alemania 1988
· Especilidad en Medicina de los Trastornos del Sueño en el National Institutes of Health de Bethesda y en Georgetown University de EEUU.
· Between 1995 and 2005 led Sleep Unit (Neurology Service) of the Fundación Jiménez Díaz.
· Director of the Sleep Research Institute (www.iis.es).
· Current president of the SES.
· Dr Garcia-Borreguero has published widely in the field of sleep, and particularly in RLS. He is recognized as one of the world's experts of RLS.

 

+ Dr. Amador García Ruiz de Gordejuela ( Surgeon, Spain)

Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery Department. Bellvitge University Hospital
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

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+ Dr. Elena Gómez García (Maxillofacial Surgeon, Spain)

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department. La Paz University Hospital
(Madrid, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. 1995
· Specialization in La Paz University Hospital, Madrid. 2011
· Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. 2003
· Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at the Universitario La Paz, Madrid.
· Speaker courses nationwide.
· Extensive dedication to pediatric maxillofacial pathology.
· Member of the Craniofacial Unit of Pathology, Facial Fissures and Orbital Complex Pathology

+ Dr. José Haba-Rubio (Neurologist, Switzerland)

Center for Investigation and Research in Sleep.
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and. Université de Lausanne.
(Lausanne, Switzerland)

 

 

 

 

· Dr. Haba Rubio achieved the degree of Doctor of Medicine in 1994 and became specialist in Neurology from the Université Libre in Brussels in 2000.
· Training in Neurophysiology (Pr.Guerit) at the Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium. 2000
· Inter-University Degree in Sleep Medicine (Major) Strasbourg University, France
· Medical Statistics, Geneva University, Switzerland
· Inter-University Degree in Neurovascular Pathology, Paris V (René Descartes) University, France.
· Since November 2005 he is working as Neurologist in the Annemasse-Bonneville General Hospital, France.
· Dr. Haba Rubio has published various articles and has been speaker of numerous presentations on international level.

 

+ Dr. Winfried Hohenhorst (ENT, Germany)

ENT Department, Facial Plastic Surgery.
Interventional Sleep Medicine. St. Antonius Clinic.
(Wuppertal, Germany)

 

 

 

 

· Dr. Hohenhorst finished his medicine studies in Essen, Germany in 1985.
· In 1986 he became Doctor in Pulmonology.
· He worked as assistant of the Clinic for Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Alfried Krupp Hospital between 1985 and 1987.
· In the years 1988 and 1992 he was assistant of the ENT Clinic – plastic surgery Alfried Krupp Hospital.
· He became medical specialist of Otorhinolaryngology in 1992.
· Head of the section of Facial Plastic Surgery and Interventional Sleep Medicine at the Alfried Krupp Hospital and is since 2007
Head of the ENT department, facial plastic surgery and operative sleep medicine at the Clinic St. Antonius in Wuppertal.
· Dr. Hohenhorst is member of numerous scientific societies.
· Clinical and scientific focus sleep related breathing disorders since 1989
· Presentation of numerous national und international lectures and courses (SRBD)
· Investigator and principal investigator in feasibility and pivotal clinical studies

 

+ Dr. José Mª Marín (Spain)

Miguel Servet University Hospital. Respiratory Department
(Zaragoza, Spain)

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+ Dr. Miguel Ángel Martínez-García (Pneumologist, Spain)

Pneumology Department. La Fe University and Polytechnic Hospital
(Valencia, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery. University of Valencia. 1993
· Specialized in Pneumology. La Fe University Hospital in Valencia. 1998
· Adjutant department of Pneumology at La Fe University and Polytechnic Hospital.
· Reviewer usual high impact journals such as BMJ, Lancet Respiratory, Annal of Internal Medicine, American Journal of Respiratory
· Vice outgoing and incoming President of the Valencian Society of Pneumology.
· Former member of the Scientific Committee of the Spanish Society of Pneumology

 

+ Dr. Juan Fernando Masa (Pneumologist, Spain)

Pneumology Department. San Pedro de Alcántara Hospital
(Cáceres, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Dr. Juan Fernando Masa is Doctor in Medicine.
· Chief of Pulmonology Service in San Pedro de Alcántara Hospital, Cáceres, Spain.
· Director of Respiratory Intermediate Care and Respiratory Sleep Disorders Units in the same Hospital.
· Research group director in the respiratory diseases CIBER (CibeRes) from Health Institute Carlos III.
· Author of more than 100 publications, mainly on Non Invasive Ventilation, Sleep Apnea and COPD.
· His research field is based on the Treatment with Non Invasive Ventilation during Sleep and the treatment of Sleep Apnoa Syndrome, its telematic diagnosis from patient's home and the determination of Sleep Apnea markers as chronic sleepiness while driving and having a nap habitually.

 

+ Dr. Josep Mª Montserrat (Pneumologist, Spain)

Thorax Clinical Institute. Pneumology Department. Clinic Hospital
(Barcelona, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Dr. Josep Mª Montserrat finished his studies in Medicine and Surgery in 1974. He obtained the speciality in Internal Medicine in 1977 and the speciality in Pneumology in 1980. He received the degree of Doctor of Medicine (Cum Laude) for his work "Control of the pulmonary ventilation in diabetes mellitus".
· Dr. Montserrat works at the Hospital Clinic in Barcelona as Senior Consultant of Pneumology.
· He is Professor of the Medicine Department at the Campus Casanova Medicine Faculty of the University of Barcelona. He is working on research projects.
· Author and consultant of numerous articles, speaker of countless national and international courses and congresses.

 

+ Dr. Paola Pirelli (Orthodontist, Italy)

Department of Odontological Sciences. University Tor Vergata
(Rome, Italy)

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+ Dr. Francisco Javier Puertas (Neurophysiologist, Spain)

Sleep Unit. Neurophysiology Department. La Ribera University Hospital
(Alzira-Valencia, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Dr. Puertas received his degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Valencia (Faculty of Medicine and Odontology) in 1993. Master Diploma of Advanced Studies, Physiology, Pharmacology and Toxycology of the Cardinal Herrera University in Valencia in 2004. Specialist in Clinical Neurophysiology, University Hospital La Fe in Valencia in 1997. Inter-University degree "Wakefulness and Sleep", Medicine Faculty from the University Montpellier (France) in 1998. Sleep Medicine Minifellowship, American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MinnesotaUSA, May-June 2002. Doctor Degree, Cardenal Herrera University-CEU, Valencia, July of 2006.
· Since January 1999 is the coordinator of the Neurophysiology Service of the Sleep Disorders Unit, University Hospital of la Ribera, Alzira, Valencia. Associate Professor of the Physiology Department of the Valencia University since October 2001.
· Dr. Puertas is author and coauthor of more than 30 scientific articles and book chapters on national and international level. Member of various national and international scientific societies of sleep and its disorders. Since June 2006 he is the President of the Spanish Sleep Society.

 

+ Dr. Benito Ramos (Cirujano Maxilofacial, España)

Oral and Maxillofacial Department. Santa Lucía University Hospital
(Murcia-Cartagena)

 

 

 

 

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+ Dr. Javier Salvador (Endocrinologist, Spain)

Department of Endocrinology and Nutrition. Navarra University Hospital
(Pamplona, Spain)

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+ Dr. Ángeles Sánchez-Armengol (Pneumologist, Spain)

Sleep Disorders Breathing Unit. Virgen del Rocío University Hospital
(Sevilla, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery. National University of Cordoba. (Argentina). 1989
· Specialization in the Virgen del Rocío Universitary Hospital of Seville. 1993
· Doctorate in Medicine by the University of Seville. · Adjutant in the Sleep Disorders Unit, Medical Surgical Unit of Respiratory Diseases, Virgen del Rocío University Hospital in Seville.
· Speaker of countless national courses and congresses
· Member of:
  • Association of South Pneumology (NEUMOSUR)
  • Spanish Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR)
  • Shortness of breath and Sleep Disorders Area (IRTS) de SEPAR.
  • Spanish Society of Sleep (SES)
  • RESPIRA Network (ISCIII)
  • PAI CTS 282 Group
  • Coordinator of the Working Dream Group NEUMOSUR
  • Evaluator of research projects of the Institute of Health Carlos III (FIS) through the National Agency of Evaluation and Prospective (ANEP).
  • Evaluator of research projects of the Spanish Society of Pneumology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR).
  • Member of the editorial committee of the Journal of the Association of South Pulmonologists (NEUMOSUR) in the area of respiratory disease Sleep

 

+ Dr. Eugenio A. Vicente (ENT, Spain)

ENT Department. Miguel Servet University Hospital
(Zaragoza, Spain)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery. University of Navarra. 1981
· Specialization in the Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet. Zaragoza. 1985
· Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeron in the University Hospital Miguel Servet. Saragossa
· Author and consultant of numerous articles, speaker of countless national and international courses and congresses.

 

+ Dr. Claudio Vicini (ENT, Italy)

ENT Unit. Department of Special Surgery. Morgagni Pierantoni Hospital
(Forlì, Italy)

 

 

 

 

· Degree in Medicine and Surgery.
· Specialist in Otorinolaringoiatria in Pisa, Italy.
· Specialist in Audiologia in Firenze, Italy.
· Specialist in Neurologia in Ferrara, Italy.
· Director , Department of Special Surgery. GB MORGAGNI – L PIERANTONI HOSPITAL
· Head, of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
· Head, of Stomatology & Oral Surgery Unit
· Clinical Professor University of Parma, Maxillo-Facial Clinic (SDB Surgery)
· Clinical Professor University of Pavia (Ronchopaty Surgery)
· Consultant Clinica Neurologica di Bologna, Sleep Surgery
· Board of Associazione Italiana Medicina del Sonno (AIMS)
· Board of AIMS Joint Comitee for SDB Surgery
· AIMS Expert of Sleep Medicine
· Board Società Italiana di Otorinolaringoiatria
· Past President Società Italiana di ORL Geriatria
· Vice President Collegio di Direzione ASL di Forlì
· President of AOOI ( Associazione ORL Ospedalieri Italiani