16th World Congress of Anaesthesiologists

28 August - 2 September 2016
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Michel Struys


Connection with WFSA (if any): speaker at previous WFSA conferences

Award / titles received: Active member of the Dutch Society of Anesthesiology (NVA), ESA (European Society of Anesthesia), Past President of ISAP (International Society of Anesthesia and Pharrmacology), Board member of EUROSIVA (European Society for Intravenous Anesthesia), Affiliated member of the ASA (American Society of Anesthesiology), Member of the IARS (International Anesthesia Research Society) Board member and editor of the British Journal of Anaesthesia, past associated Editor of Anesthesiology, past Guest Editor for Anesthesia&Analgesia, Honorary Fellow of the Royal College of Anaesthesia

Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: His main reseach interests are clinical pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics and drug administration technology, including intravenous and inhaled anesthetics, target controlled infusion techniques and drug interaction behaviour. He is currently working on the validation of various types of anesthesia monitoring and equipment for measuring drug effects.

Link to department website: http://www.umcg.nl

Biography: Prof Michel MRF Struys, MD, PhD, FRCA (Hon) is Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Netherlands. He is also a professor at Ghent University in Belgium and a board-certified clinical pharmacologist in the Netherlands.

Disclosure of Interest: M. Struys Receipt of grants / research supports from: MASIMO, DRAGER, COVIDIEN, FRESENIUS, THE MEDICINES COMPANY, Receipt of honoraria or consultation fees from: BAXTER, FRESENIUS, THE MEDICINES COMPANY


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