Programme Committee

Chairs

Ladislav Dušek
(Czech Republic)
Director of the Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic

Ladislav Dušek, PhD, is Associate Professor at the Masaryk University and Director of MU’s Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses. In 2014 he was also appointed Director of the Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic. His research activities include analysis and assessment of biological and clinical data, application of statistical methods and information technologies in biology and medicine.


Thierry Ponchon
(France)
United European Gastroenterology, Chair of the Public Affairs Committee

Professor Thierry Ponchon is a specialist in hepatogastroenterology and a university professor. He studied medicine at the University of Lyon, and today is Head of the specialist department at the Edouard Herriot Hospital in Lyon. He was President of the French Society of Digestive Endoscopy, and nowadays is in its committee for education. Moreover, Prof. Ponchon is member of the European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and today is Chair of the UEG’s Public Affairs Committee.