University Professor, MD; Professor h.c. of Ufa Eye Research Institute; Adjunct Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell University, USA; Professor of Ophthalmology, Dept. of Ophthalmology Univ. of Mannheim, Heidelberg, Germany. Former Chairman of Department of Ophthalmology University of Tuebingen, Germany. Author of 3 books on Retinal Detachment Surgery.
Dr. Marcellin-Little is a veterinary orthopedic surgeon who has been doing research for approximately 20 years in the field of joint replacement, limb deformities, physical rehabilitation, and biomodeling/biomanufacturing. He has a particular interest in the interface between computers and orthopedics. He is a member of the Center of Additive Manufacturing and Logistics at North Carolina State University and an adjunct in the Departments of Biomedical Engineering (at NCSU), Industrial and Systems Engineering (at NCSU), and Physical Therapy (at UT-Chattanooga).
Dr. Salvatore Andrea Mastrolia completed his degree in Medicine and Surgery with honor for academic results in 2010. He was a resident at Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University Hospital of Bari "Aldo Moro", Bari (Italy) from 2011. In 2013 he started his fellowship within the International Fellowship Program for Advanced training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of Soroka University Medical Center (Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel), which he completed in 2016, focused on fetal medicine, obstetric ultrasound and management of obstetrical emergencies.
From March 2017 Dr. Mastrolia is a senior physician at the Fondazione MBBM (San Gerardo Hospital, Monza, Italy), an Institution dedicated to perinatal medicine and affiliated to the University of Milano Bicocca (Milano, Italy).
Preterm parturition, preeclampsia, recurrent pregnancy loss, intrauterine growth restriction, fetal demise, premature rupture of membranes, placental abruption, antithrombotic therapies during pregnancy
Tomaso A. Poggio, is the Eugene McDermott Professor at MIT and one of the most cited computational scientists. The citation for the 2009 Okawa prize mentions his “…pioneering research ranging from the biophysical and behavioral studies of the visual system to the computational analysis of vision and learning in humans and machines.” His recent work is on a theory of hierarchical architectures for unsupervised learning of invariant representations.
Professor in Surgical Gastroenterology. Fellowship in Transplantation surgery from Sydney, Australia. Training in Hepatopancreatobiliary surgery from Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong. National talent scholar awardee from University Grants Commission fro basic sciences. Publications in Transplantation, Gastroand gastro surgery and bioartificial liver.