Dr Devar is a senior consultant, Hepato, Pancreatico Biliary Surgeon working at Chris Hani Baragwanath hospital and The Donald Gordon Medical Centre as Well as Lecturer at the University of the Witwatersrand.
He sits on the Executive Committee of the Hepatic Biliary Association of South Africa and he is also an Executive Member of European – African Hepato, Pancreatico Biliary Association.
Prof. Narimantas E. Samalavicius
Prof. Narimantas Evaldas Samalavicius
Speciality: General surgery, Abdominal surgery, Endoscopy, Coloproctology
University: University Colon & Rectal Surgery, Klaipeda University Hospital
Spoken Language: English,Russian,Lithuanian
Dr. Vipulroy Rathod
Dr Vipulroy Rathod has been in clinical practice in Mumbai for almost two decades at various premier hospitals such as Bhatia and Criticare Hospitals in Mumbai, India and has vast experience in the field of Advanced Interventional Endoscopy and Gastroenterology.
Dr Vipulroy Rathod is a Chairman & MD of The World Gastroenterology Institute (WGI) a State of the Art dedicated hospital for Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Endoscopy, located at Andheri in Mumbai, India.
Dr Vipulroy Rathod’s vast Advanced Therapeutic ERCP experience has complimented his EUS skills in diagnosis, for desired clinical outcomes.
He is currently the President of SGEI (Society Of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of India) (2019-2020)
Dr. Elia Samaha
Dr Elia Samaha graduated in medicine from Saint Joseph University of Beirut in 2003. He moved to Paris in 2007, (till 2019) working at the European Georges Pompidou Hospital, affiliated to Paris V University.
He graduated in 2009 as a Gastroenterologists.
In 2010, he graduated as an Interventional Endoscopist from Limoges University and in 2012 he obtained the interventional EUS diploma from Aix-Marseille University.
He is also specialized in characterization and resection of GI tumors from Nantes University in 2014.
He is a national and international expert in Capsule Endoscopy (CE) and Double Balloon Enteroscopy (DBE). He is an active member of the French digestive endoscopy society (SFED) and has published many papers on endoscopy and Lynch syndrome.
He was in charge of Pred-IdF network in France for hereditary colorectal cancer screening from 2009 to 2018. He is currently working at the American Hospital of Paris, and at Hotel Dieu de France (HDF) Hospital in Beirut since 2019
Prof. Fayez Sandouk
Prof. Fayez Sandouk
Professor Fayez Sandouk from Damascus, Syria, is a well‐known figure in the Middle East, and he dedicates himself to endoscopy.
He travels throughout the area to teach and to perform endoscopies on patients who need his special skills. Both his patients and trainees feel deep gratitude towards this inspiring personality and we wish to share the following views and Professor Sandouk's personal philosophy with the readers.