EXCELLENCE IN PEDIATRICS FACULTY


LISE AKSGLAEDE

Consultant (MD, PhD) in Andrology at the Department of Growth and Reproduction, Rigshospitalet, Denmark.

Her clinical and research interests are in the field of pediatric endocrinology and andrology with special focus on sex chromosome disorders and testicular function and histology.

 

 

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SEJAL SAGLANI

Professor of Paediatric Respiratory Medicine, Imperial College London, Honorary Consultant, Royal Brompton Hospital, UNITED KINGDOM

My research focusses on the investigation of mechanisms underlying the inception of severe asthma and preschool wheeze in children, finding novel therapies to improve control, reduce exacerbations and to achieve disease modification. I have developed a programme of research that is translational, involving an integrated approach to answering questions using both bronchoscopic airway samples from carefully clinically phenotyped children coupled with an age appropriate neonatal mouse model. 

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MERIT TABBERS

Pediatric Gastroenterologist, Emma Children’s Hospital/Amsterdam UMC, Netherlands

Merit Tabbers studied medicine at the University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands. After receiving her Medical degree, she was trained in Pediatrics at the Emma Children’s Hospital/Amsterdam UMC, The Netherlands. Subsequently, she worked as a fellow at the dept of Pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition in the Emma Children’s
Hospital/Amsterdam UMC.

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MARIJA JELUSIC

Head of the Dept of Paediatric Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergology, University Hospital Centre (UHC) Zagreb, REPUBLIC OF CROATIA

Marija Jelusic is Associate Professor of Paediatrics at the University of Zagreb, School of Medicine,  Head of the Department of Paediatric Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergology, University Hospital Centre (UHC) Zagreb, at the University of Zagreb, School of Medicine, and the Head of the Referral Centre for Paediatric and Adolescent Rheumatology Ministry of Health Republic of Croatia. 

 

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JUSTIN DE JONG

Pediatric Surgeon, Pediatric Surgical Center of Amsterdam, NETHERLANDS

Justin R. de Jong, MD PhD, pediatric surgeon; staff member of the Pediatric Surgical Center of Amsterdam (Academic Medical Center /VU Medical Center), the Netherlands. He is one of the pediatric surgeons who developed the laparoscopic and thoracoscopic surgical program for neonates and children in Amsterdam. 

 

 

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ANNEMARIE VAN ROSSUM

Professor of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and Vice Chair of the Department of Paediatrics, Sophia Children’s Hospital of the Erasmus MC University Medical Centre, NETHERLANDS

Annemarie van Rossum is a paediatrician, specialized in Infectious Diseases and Immunology, professor of Paediatric Infectious Diseases and vice chair of the Department of Paediatrics, at the Sophia Children’s Hospital of the Erasmus MC University Medical Centre in Rotterdam.

 

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LOUIS BONT

Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology Specialist, Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital, NETHERLANDS

Louis Bont, MD, PhD, is a Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology Specialist at the Wilhelmina Children’s Hospital of the University Medical Center Utrecht. He is the founding chairman of ReSViNET, an international respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) research consortium. His specific research interest is RSV pathogenesis and burden of disease. 

 

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ANDREW BUSH

Professor of Paediatrics and Head of Section (Paediatrics), Imperial College, Professor of Paediatric Respirology, National Heart and Lung Institute, UNITED KINGDOM

Professor of Paediatrics and Head of Section (Paediatrics) at Imperial College; Professor of Paediatric Respirology, Imperial School of Medicine at National Heart and Lung Institute; and Consultant Paediatric Chest Physician, Royal Brompton Hospital. He is an NIHR Senior Investigator. 

 

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ROLANDO CIMAZ

Head of the Pediatric Rheumatology Unit, Meyer Children's Hospital in Florence, and Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Florence, ITALY

Prof. Cimaz is Head of the Pediatric Rheumatology Unit at Meyer Children's Hospital in Florence, Italy and is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Florence, Italy. He graduated from Milan University in Italy in 1987, is a specialist in Pediatrics (1991) and in Rheumatology (2003) and did his Fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology in Dallas, Texas, USA, in 1993-1994.

 

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ADNAN CUSTOVIC

Clinical Professor of Paediatric Allergy, Imperial College London, Department of Paediatrics, St Mary’s Campus Medical School, UNITED KINGDOM

Adnan Custovic is Clinical Professor of Paediatric Allergy at Imperial College London.  His professional training consisted of a Specialist training in Paediatrics (University Children’s Hospital Sarajevo, 1987-91) and successive appointments as Clinical Research Fellow and Specialist Registrar in Allergy (University Hospital of South Manchester, 1992-98). This period saw him awarded M.Sc. (1991), M.D. with Gold Medal (1996) and Ph.D. (2000). He was promoted to a professorship at the University of Manchester in 2002, and moved to Imperial College in 2015.

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