WIP Board

Executive Board

Giustino Varrassi, MD, PhD, FIPP, President – Italy
Peter S. Staats, MD, MBA, FIPP, President Elect – USA
Craig T. Hartrick, MD, FIPP, Immediate Past President – USA
Miles Day, MD, FIPP, Honorary Secretary – USA
Dominic Hegarty, MD, FIPP, Honorary Treasurer – Ireland
Kris C. P. Vissers, MD, PhD, FIPP, Chair, Board of Examination – The Netherlands
Mert Akbas, MD, FIPP, Chair, Board of Sections – Turkey
Richard L. Rauck, MD, FIPP, Chair, Advisory Board – USA
Serdar Erdine, MD, FIPP, Founder and Past President – Turkey
Gabor B. Racz, MD, FIPP, Founder and Past President – USA
Ricardo Ruiz-López, MD, FIPP, Founder and Past President – Spain
Bert Joosten, PhD, Editor-in-Chief, PAIN Practice – The Netherlands
Milan P. Stojanovic, MD, FIPP, Chair, Education Committee – USA

Section Chairs

Ibrahim Asik, MD, FIPP – Turkey
Javier de Andres Ares, MD, FIPP – Iberian
Meir Bennun, MD, FIPP – Israel
Honorio T. Benzon, MD, FIPP – USA
Alan Berkman, MBChB, DA(SA), FRCPC, FIPP, CIPS – Canada
Arun Bhaskar, MBBS, FRCA, FFPMRCA, FFICM, FIPP – UK
Peter G. Courtney, MBBS, FANZCA, FFPMANZCA, MMed(Pain), DipAAPM, FIPP – Australia
Pasquale De Negri, MD, FIPP – Italy
Immanuel Thobejane, MD, FIPP – Africa
Arman Taheri, MD, FIPP – Iran
Ricardo Plancarte, MD, FIPP – Latin America
Ludger Gerdesmeyer, MD, FIPP – Central-Eastern Europe
Carlos Guerrero, MD, FIPP – Colombia
Tadhg Lynch, MD, FIPP – Ireland
Kok-Yuen Ho, MD, FIPP – SE Asia
Martine Puylaert, MD, FIPP – Benelux
Amany Ayad, MD, FIPP – Middle East
Irene K. Kouroukli, MD, PhD, FIPP – Mediterranean
Sang Chul Lee, MD, PhD, FIPP – South Korea
Lucian M. Macrea, MD, FIPP – Switzerland
Karthic Babu Natarajan, MD, DNB, FIPP  – India
Muralitharan Perumal, MD, FIPP – Malaysia
Edit Racz, MD, FIPP – Hungary
José R. Rodríguez Hernández, MD, FIPP – Puerto Rico
Andre Mansano, MD, FIPP – Brazil
Yu Chuan Tsai, MD, FIPP – Taiwan

Board of Examination

Kris Vissers, MD, PhD, FIPP, Chair
Miles Day MD, FIPP, Liaison to WIP
Monique Steegers, MD, PhD, FIPP, Registrar
Michael Gofeld, MD, FIPP, CIPS, Vice-Chair for CIPS
Jan Van Zundert, MD, FIPP, Vice-Chair for FIPP
Eric Wilson, Mb, BCh, FIPP Vice-Chair for Training & Certification
Nicholas Chua Hai Liang, MD, FIPP, Director
Chris Gilligan, MD MBA FIPP, Director
Philippe Mavrocordatos, MD FIPP, Director
Lynn C. Webb, EdD, Psychometrician