International Photodynamic Association (IPA)

2019- 2021

IPA Board of Directors

LUIS ARNAUT, PhD

President, IPA Board of Directors

Professor of Chemistry | Director of Coimbra LaserLab | Leader of Structure, Energy & Reactivity Research Group | University of Coimbra; Portugal | Read More

PILAR ACEDO, PhD

Communication and Outreach Committee | Training and Education Committee

Research Associate | Institute of Liver and Digestive Health | University College London; UK | Read More

RON ALLISON, MD

Congress Oversight Committee | Networking Committee

Editor-in-Chief, Photodiagnosis and Photodynamic Therapy Journal, Elsevier | Radiation Oncologist at Federal Medical Center; USA | Read More

MANS BROEKGAARDEN, PhD

Congress Oversight Committee | Training and Education Committee

Postdoctoral Research Fellow |  Guest Editor, Methods in Molecular Biology | Grenoble-Alpes University, INSERM; France | Read More


VANDERLEI BAGNATO, PhD
 

Congress Oversight Committee | Networking Committee

Professor of Physics | USP Agency of Innovation | Brazilian Academy of Sciences | University of São Paulo; Brazil | Read More

ANNE-LAURE BULIN, PhD

Communication and Outreach Committee | Networking Committee

Postdoctoral Research Fellow | Fondation pour la Recherche Médicale (FRM) Synchrotron Radiation for Biomedicine (STROBE) Group, France | Read More

JONATHAN CELLI, PhD

Training and Education Committee | Networking Committee

Assistant Professor of Physics | University of Massachusetts; USA | Read More

KEITH CENGEL, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Radiation Oncology | Director, Photodynamic Therapy Program | Executive Director, Penn Mesothelioma and Pleural Diseases Program | University of Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; USA | Read More

CAROLYN CROSS, CFA

Treasurer, IPA Board of Directors

Awards Committee

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer | Ondine Biomedical Inc. | Sinuwave Technologies Corporation | Canada's National Research Council member; Canada | Read More

VANDANA GROVER, PhD

Secretary General, IPA Board of Directors

Communication and Outreach Committee | Training and Education Committee

TAYYABA HASAN, PhD

Past President, IPA Board of Directors

Professor of Dermatology | Wellman Center for Photomedicine | Harvard Medical School | Massachusetts General Hospital; USA | Read More

COLIN HOPPER, MD

Communication and Outreach Committee | Training and Education Committee

Associate Clinical Professor Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon | UCL Eastman Dental Institute London | Honorary Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon | University College London Hospitals | Academic head of unit of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery | UCL Eastman Dental Institute London; UK | Read More

XIAN JIANG, MD, PhD

Congress Oversight Committee | Communication and Outreach Committee

Professor and Chair | Department of Dermatovenereology | West China Hospital of Sichuan University; China

DAVID KESSEL, PhD

Congress Oversight Committee

Professor of Pharmacology | Wayne State University; USA | Read More

LOTHAR LILGE, PhD

Congress Oversight Committee | Training and Education Committee | Awards Committee

Senior Scientist | Princess Margaret Hospital | University Health Network Professor | University of Toronto; Canada | Read More

GIRGIS OBAID, PhD

Training and Education Committee

Research Fellow | Wellman Center for Photomedicine | Massachusetts General Hospital; USA | Read More 

IMRAN RIZVI, PhD

Communication and Outreach Committee | Training and Education Committee | Awards Committee

Assistant Professor | Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering | University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill | North Carolina State University; USA | Read More

XIULI WANG, MD, PhD

Networking Committee | Awards Committee

Chief Physician | Shanghai Skin Disease Hospital Professor | Professor | Tongji University School of Medicine; China


 

PAST BOARD MEMBERS

KRISTIAN BERG, PhD

Professor of Radiation Biology | Institute for Cancer Research | Norwegian Radium Hospital | Oslo University Hospital; Norway

STEPHEN BOWN, MD

Professor of Laser Medicine & Surgery | National Medical Laser Centre | University College London; UK

JI-EUN CHANG, RPh, PhD

Senior Researcher | Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery | Seoul National University Bundang Hospital; South Korea  

ALISON CURNOW, PhD

Associate Professor in Science & Scholarship | University of Exeter Medical School; UK

MICHAEL HAMBLIN, PhD

Associate Professor of Dermatology | Wellman Center for Photomedicine | Harvard Medical School | Massachusetts General Hospital; USA

ZHENG HUANG, PhD

Professor | Center for Medical Photonics, Fujian Normal University; China | School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado; USA

HERWIG KOSTRON, MD, PhD

Senior Neurosurgeon at Hospital Hochrum, Insbruck, Austria | Consulting Professor for Neurosurgery Medical University, Tbilisi, Georgia | Clinical Advisor International and EU Health Programs. Professor Emeritus of Neurosurgery | Medical University of Innsbruck | Past Head of Neuro-Oncology Department of Neurosurgery, Past Head of Photodynamic Research Group | University of Innsbruck; Austria 

EDWARD MAYTIN, MD, PhD

Professor of Dermatology | Department of Biomedical Engineering | Lerner Research Institute | Cleveland Clinic; USA

HARRY MOSELEY, PhD

Professor | The Photobiology Unit | University of Dundee | Ninewells Hospital & Medical School; UK

BRIAN POGUE, PhD

Professor of Engineering, Thayer School of Engineering | Professor of Physics & Astronomy, Dartmouth College | Director, MS and PhD Programs | Professor of Surgery, Geisel School of Medicine

PATRICK ROSS, MD, PhD

Professor and Chairman Department of Surgery | Main Line Health; USA

GEORG WIDHALM, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery | Medical University Vienna; Austria

BRIAN WILSON, PhD

Professor of Biophysics | Princess Margaret Cancer Centre | University of Toronto; Canada