Reviewer board

Giampaolo Mainini, MD, PhD       Website  

Menopausal Center, San Leonardo Hospital, ASL NA3 SUD, Castellammare di Stabia, Naples, Italy

Interests: Osteoporosis; Gynecological endocrinology

Małgorzata Nagórska, PhD       Website  

Institute of Medical Sciences, Medical College of Rzeszow University, Poland

Interests: Psychosocial aspects of reproductive health; Childbirth; Perinatal care; Midwifery; Sexually transmitted disease

Robert Brawura-Biskupski-Samaha, MD       Website  

First Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland

Interests: Maternal fetal medicine; PIH; Twin pregnancies; FGR; Fetal therapy; Laser surgeries in TTTS; Fetal surgeries of spina bifida; Shunts; Amniocentesis; CVS; Fetal blood transfusions

Nicolae Gica, MD, PhD         

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, “Carol Davila” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Gynaecology; Gynecologic oncology; Laparoscopy; Endometriosis and fertility preservation in women with cancer

Ketan Gajjar, MD       Website  

Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK

Interests:  Gynaecological cancers; Ovarian cancer; Cervical cancer; Vulval cancer; Colposcopy; Laparoscopic surgery; Cytoreductive surgery; Robotic surgery; Spectroscopy; Intra-operative diagnosis; Systematic reviews

Mario Montanino Oliva, MD       Website  


Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, "Santo Spirito" Hospital, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Infertility; Polycystic ovarian syndrome; Endometriosis; Hysteroscopy; Inositols, assisted reproductive technology; ICSI; Male infertility

Apostolos Mamopoulos, MD, PhD       Website  


3rd Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece

Interests:  Obstetrics; High-risk pregnancy; Preeclampsia; Congenital heart disease and pregnancy; Gestational diabetes; Pregnancy and renal failure

Andree Gauthier-Fisher, PhD       Website  

CReATe Fertility Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Interests: Assisted reproductive technologies; IVF; Stem cell research; Pre-clinical reproductive biology; Ovarian biology; Fertility preservation; Embryology

Elena Bernad, MD, PhD          

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, "Victor Babes" University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timisoara, Timisoara, Romania

Interests: Ultrasonography; Laparoscopy; Colposcopy; Hysteroscopy; In vitro fertilization

Andreja Trojner-Bregar, MD, PhD       Website  

Assistant Professor

Department of Perinatology, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Interests: Cesarean section; Vaginal birth after cesarean; Preterm delivery

Ageliki A Karatza, MD       Website  

Department of Paediatrics, General University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece

Interests: Paediatric cardiology (from fetus to adult); Fetal and paediatric Echocardiography; Risk factors for adult onset cardiovascular disease (fetal programming); Epidemiology of congenital heart disease; Pulmonary hypertension; Non-invasive assessment of vascular dysfunction and subclinical atherosclerosis; Side effects of maternal smoking

George Michail, MD        Website  

Assistant Professor

Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospital of Patras, Patras, Greece

Interests: Colposcopy; HPV; HPV vaccine; Cervical cancer prevention

Tae-Hee Kim, MD, PhD        Website  

Associate Professor

Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine, 14584 Bucheon, Republic of Korea

Interests: Pregnancy; Menopause; Endometriosis; Placenta; Nutrition

Ghadir Salame, MD        Website  

New York University Langone Health, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA

Interests: Clinical research in treatment of Gyn malignancy as well as minimal invasive approach to surgical management of such diseases; In addition to improving OR efficiency in keeping with medical education of residents and fellows

Dario Recalcati, MD, PhD        Website  

Lower Genital Tract Disease Unit, V. Buzzi Hospital, University of the Study of Milan, Milan, Italy

Interests: Vulvar disease; Lower genital tract pathology; HPV related-disease

Kamran Yusuf, PhD      

Associate Professor

Section of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Interests: Preeclampsia; Placenta; Small for gestation; Cytokines; Angiogenic factors; Outcomes; Maternal cigarette smoking

Giovanni Codacci-Pisanelli, MD, PhD      

Assistant Professor

Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences and Biotechnology, University "la Sapienza", Rome, Italy

Interests: Ovarian cancer treatment; Cervical cancer treatment; Chemotherapy; Pharmacology; Fertility preservation; Oncofertility; Cancer in pregnancy

Eleni Hadjigeorgiou, PhD      

Department of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, Cyprus University of Technology, 15, Vragadinou Str, 3041 Limassol, Cyprus

Interests:  Midwifery education; Normal childbirth; Childbirth rights; Perinatal mental health

Filippo Murina, MD, PhD      

Unit of Lower Genital Tract Disease, V. Buzzi Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy

Interests:  Lowest female genital tract Disease

Mauro Cozzolino, MD, PhD     

IVIRMA Roma, Largo Ildebrando Pizzetti 1, Rome, Italy

Interests: Infertility; Mitochondrial function; Endometriosis; Endometrial receptivity; Recurrent implantation failure; IVF; Polycystic ovarian syndrome

Rafał Watrowski, MD, PhD     

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, St. Josefskrankenhaus, Teaching Hospital of the University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Interests: Minimally invasive gynecological surgery; Laparoscopy; Hysteroscopy; Clinical anatomy; Hemostatic agents; Uterine fibroids; Gynecological oncology; Molecular oncology; Tumor markers; Psychoneuroendocrinology; Endocrinology (Androgens); Gynecological psychosomatics

Aya Mohr-Sasson, MD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer, Ramat Gan, Israel

Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv, Israel

Interests:  Gynecology; Minimally invasive gynecology; Laparoscopy; hysteroscopy; Placenta accreta spectrum disorders

Sotirios Sotiriou, MD, PhD     


Department of Histology and Embryology, School of Medicine, University of Thessaly, Greece

Interests:  Embryology; Fetal medicine; Obstetrics & Gynaecology; Obstetrical & Gynaecological Ultrasound; Prenatal Diagnosis

Luigi Carbone, MD, PhD      

Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Sciences and Odontostomatology, School of Medicine, University Federico II, Naples, Italy

Interests: Infertility; Assisted reproduction; Preimplantation genetic testing; Carrier screening; Non-invasive prenatal testing; Induction of labor; Post-partum hemorrhage; Fetal growth restriction; COVID-19 in pregnancy; Endocrine disruptor chemicals

Angelo B Hooker, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Zaans Medical Center, Zaandam, the Netherlands

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Amsterdam UMC, Location VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Interests: Miscarriage; Hysteroscopy; Laparoscopy; Fertility; Minimal invasive surgery; Reproductive medicine; Gynaecology; Obstetrics

Daniele Farsetti, MD      

Department of Surgery, Tor Vergata University, Rome, Italy

Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Policlinico Casilino Hospital, Rome, Italy

Interests: Obstetrics; Hypertension; Preeclampsia; Fetal growth restriction; Perinatal medicine; Twins; Gestational diabetes; Preterm delivery; Maternal hemodynamics; Labour; Ultrasound

Kuo-Hu Chen, MD, PhD      


School of Medicine, Tzu-Chi University, Taiwan


Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Taipei Tzu-Chi General Hospital, Taiwan

Interests: Gynecologic oncology; Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery; Endometriosis; PCOS; High-risk pregnancy; Obstetric/gynecologic epidermiology

Special Issue in Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology: Frontiers in Gynecologic Oncology

Sebastian D. Schäfer, MD, PhD      

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Münster University Hospital, Münster, Germany

Interests: Endometriosis; Minimal invasive surgery; MiRNA; Deep infiltrating endometriosis; Fertility surgery; Uterine fibroids; Contained morcellation; Gynecologic oncology

Chiara Di Tucci, MD, PhD      

Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, "Sapienza" University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Interests: Endometriosis; Infertility; Gynecology oncology

Guglielmo Stabile, MD, PhD      

Institute for Maternal and Child Health-IRCCS Burlo Garofolo, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Trieste, Italy

Interests: Gynecology; Obstetrics; Surgery; Laparoscopy; Hysteroscopy; Endometriosis; Ectopic pregnancy; Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer

Jose Manuel Campillos-Maza, MD     

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet, Zaragoza, Spain

Interests: Obstetrics and maternal-fetal medicine

Laurentiu Pirtea, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Victor Babeş" Timişoara, Romania

Interests: Laparoscopy; Vaginal; Gynecology; Gyneco-oncology; Pelvic floor statics

Felice Sorrentino, MD, PhD      

Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, University of Foggia, Italy

Interests: Gynecological surgery; Hysteroscopy; Laparoscopy; Endometriosis; Gynecological oncology; Urogynaecology

Charalampos Theofanakis, MD, PhD     

Gynaecologic Oncologist, ESGO Fellow - ENYGO Executive Group

Division of Gynaecological Oncology, 1st Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Alexandra Hospital, University of Athens, Greece

Interests:  Cervical cancer; Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer; Vulvar cancer; Fertility preservation

Yoshitsugu Chigusa, MD, PhD      

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Japan

Interests:  Preterm birth; Preeclampsia; Placenta; Fetal growth restriction; Postpartum hemorrhage; Obstetric emergency; Cesarean section; Obstetric surgery

Cristina-Crenguta Albu, MD, PhD      

Associate Professor

Ophthalmology and Medical Genetics, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Medical genetics; Prenatal diagnosis; Ophthalmology; Ophthalmogenetics; Oculo-Orbitar ultrasound examination

Maria de la Calle, MD, PhD      

Hospital Universitario La Paz-Carlos III, IdiPAZ, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Spain

Interests:  Obstetrics

Luciano Monfardini, MD, PhD      

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Parma, Parma, Italy

Interests:  Gynecology oncology; Rare gynecology tumors; Gynecological surgery ; Mininvasive gynecological surgery

Stefano Restaino, MD, PhD      

Department of Maternal and Child Health, University-Hospital of Udine, P.le S. Maria della Misericordia n° 15, 33100, Udine, Italy

Interests:  Gynecology; Laparoscopy; Oncology; Robotic surgery; Endometrial cancer

Sofoklis Stavrou, MD, PhD      

First Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, National Kapodistrian University of Athens, Alexandra General Hospital, Athens, Greece

Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany

Interests:  Female infertility; Gynecological endocrinology; In vitro fertilization; Recurrent abortions

Ammar Al Naimi, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Buergerhospital - Dr. Senckenbergische Stiftung, Frankfurt, Germany

Goethe University of Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany

Interests:  Cesarean section scars and niches; Placenta acreta spectrum (PAS); Twin twin transfusion syndrome; Fetal Therapy

Hao-Chun Hsu, MD, PhD      

Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, National Taiwan University Hospital Yunlin Branch, No.579, Sec. 2, Yunlin Rd., Douliu City, Yunlin County 64041, Taiwan

Interests:  Pediatric neurosurgery

Piotr Merks, PhD, MPharm, MPharmS      

Faculty of Medicine, Collegium Medicum, Cardinal Stefan Wyszyński University in Warsaw, Poland

Interests:  Pharmacy practice; Pharmaceutical care; Pharmaceutical pictograms

Gyun-Ho Jeon, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, Inje University, Haeundae Paik Hospital, 875, Haeundaero, Haeundae-Gu, Busan,612-896, Republic of Korea

Interests:  Fertility preservation; Inferility; Pediatric and adolescent gynecology; Polycystic ovarian syndrome; Menopause; Ovulation disorder

Carlo Ronsini, MD, PhD      

Division of Gynecologic Oncology Catholic University of the Sacred Heart Policlinico Agostino Gemelli IRCCS , 00168 Rome, Italy

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer; Cervical cancer; Fertility sparing treatment; HIPEC

David Bosoni, MD, PhD      

Dept of Clinical, Surgical, Diagnostic and Pediatric Sciences, Research Center of Reproductive Medicine, Unit of Gynecological Endocrinology and Menopause, IRCCS S. Matteo Foundation, University of Pavia, Piazzale Golgi 2, 27100 Pavia, Italy

Interests:  Reproductive medicine; Gynecological endocrinology (Functional Hypotalamic Amenorrhea FHA, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome PCOS); Sexual health; Aesthetic gynecology (Medical devices, Radiofrequency)

Gianluca Raffaello Damiani, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Bari, 1° clinic of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Bari, Piazza giulio cesare 11, Bari, Italy

Interests:  Minimal invasive gynecology Ssurgery (hysteroscopy and laparoscopy); Gynecology oncology; Ultrasound in gynecology and obstetrics; Uroginecology

Kentaro Kai, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Oita University, Oita, Japan

Interests:  Endometriosis (especially miRNA); Gynecologic oncology; Medical education; Neuroendocrine tumor; Contraception; Clinical genetics

Sergio Haimovich, MD, PhD      


Service of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hospital Universitari Parc de Salut Mar, Auniversitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

Interests:  Hysteroscopy; Surgery of the uterine cavity; Reproductive surgery of the uterine cavity; Hystero-embryoscopy and intrauterine contraception

Salma Jabak, MD, Senior clinical fellow at King's College NHS Foundation trust      

Harris Birthright Centre for Fetal Medicine, Fetal Medicine Research Institute, King's College Hospital , London , UK

Interests:  Foetal Medicine; Obstetrics and Gynaecology; High risk pregnancies including Pre-eclampsia; GDM; Twin pregnancies; Preterm pregnancies

Katarzyna Plagens-Rotman, PhD      

Hipolit Cegielski State University of Applied Sciences, Stefana Wyszyńskiego 38,62-200 Gniezno, Poland

Interests:  Gynecological oncology; Gynecological screening; Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer; Breast cancer; Reproductive medicine

Hamutal Meirim, PhD      

TeleMarpe Ltd., 41 Beit El St., Tel Aviv 6908742, Israel

Interests:  Prenatal diagnosis; Pregnancy; Twins; Placenta; Biochemical and biophysical markers of pregnancy complications; Placental protein 13 (PP13); Preeclampsia; Fetal growth restriction; Preterm delivery; Gestational diabetes; Gene polymorphisms; Drugs for fighting pregnancy complications; Prevention and treatment of pregnancy complications; Fetal cell free DNA in maternal blood; Screening and risk assessment; Microbiome in health and diseases

Gabriel Fiol Ruiz, MD, PhD     

Consultant Gynecological Oncology Unit and Lower Genital Tract, Universitary Hospital Torrecárdenas, Almería, Spain

Interests:  Gynecology oncology; Early diagnosis of gynecological cancer; Human papilloma virus; Gynecological surgery; Laparoscopy in gynecology

David Lukanovćč, MD      

Assistant Instructor

Division of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Ljubljana University Medical Center, Zaloška 2,1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Interests:  Pelvic floor dysfunction; Urinary incontinence; Gynecological surgery; Ovarian cancer; Chemotherapy; Chemoresistance

Stoyan Kostov, MD, PhD      

Department of Gynecology, Medical University Varna, 9000 Varna, Bulgaria

Interests:  Pelvic anatomy; Oncogynecological lymph node dissection; Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer; Oncogynecological surgery

Anna Birková, PhD      

Department of Medical and Clinical Biochemistry, Pavol Jozef Šafárik University in Košice, Faculty of Medicine, Košice, Slovakia

Interests:  Gynecological cancer; Biochemistry; Metabolism; Oxidative stress; Public health; Biomarkers; The role of obesity-related molecules in womens cancer (adipokines, lipoprotein subfractions)

Kwan Young Oh, PhD     


Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine, Eulji University, 95 Dunsanseo-ro, Seo-gu, Daejeon, Republic of Korea

Interests:  High risk pregnancy; Antenatal examination; Obstetric and gynecological disease

Tsutomu Ida, MD, PhD     

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Ome Municipal General Hospital, 4-16-5 Higashiome, Ome, Tokyo 198-0042, Japan

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Cervical cancer; Uterine cancer; Surgery; Chemotherapy

Maria Dagla, PhD     

Assistant Professor

Midwifery Department, University of West Attica, Greece

Interests:  Midwifery care; Neonatal (intensive) care; Breastfeeding; Perinatal mental health; Bioethics

Antonio Schiattarella, MD, PhD      

Department of Woman, Child and General and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, 80138 Naples, Italy

Interests:  Ultrasonography; Fetal medicine; Delivery suite assistance and the related theatres activities

Ioannis D. Gkegkes, MD, PhD      

Hellenic Society for Lower Genital Tract Disorders, Athens, Greece;

Department of Surgery, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust, Exeter, UK

Interests:  Pelvic floor diseases; Proctology

Saori Morino, PhD     

Department of Physical Therapy, Faculty of Comprehensive Rehabilitation, Osaka Prefecture University, 3-7-30, Habikino, Habikino-shi, Osaka 583-8555, Japan

Interests:  Pregnancy; Low back pain; Pelvis; Pelvic girdle pain;Physical therapy; Motion analysis; Pain; Physical activity; Exercise; Muscle

Pavol Klobusicky, PhD, MBA     

Department of General and Digestive Surgery, Helios St. Elisabeth Hospital Bad Kissingen, Kissingerstrasse, Bad Kissingen, Germany

Interests:  Minimal invasive surgery; Inguinal pathology; Hernia surgery and proctology

Luigi Della Corte, MD, PhD      

Department of Neuroscience, Reproductive Sciences and Dentistry, School of Medicine, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

Interests:  Oncological gynecology; Ovarian and vulvar cancer; Endometriosis; Obstetric surgery

Special Issue in Clinical and Experimental Obstetrics & Gynecology: Endometriosis and microbiome: many questions for still few responses

Manuela Ludovisi, MD, PhD     

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario Agostino Gemelli, IRCCS, Dipartimento Scienze della Salute della Donna, del Bambino e di Sanità Pubblica, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Ovarian masses; Preoperative evaluation of risk of malignancy, Role of ultrasound in the discrimination between benign and malignant lesions, Specific diagnosis; Ovarian carcinoma, preoperative evaluation of extension of the disease, Role of ultrasound in the cytoriduction in patient affected of ovarian cancer; Endometrial carcinoma: Preoperative evaluation of extension of the disease. Comparison between ultrasound and magnetic resonance; Uterine Cervical Carcinoma Role of ultrasound in the study of the cervical cancer; comparison between ultrasound magnetic risonance and PET in the preoperative evaluation of patients with cervical cancer and or after neoadjuvant treatment (RT-CT or CT); Follow up of gynecological malignancies. Role of ultrasound in the diagnosis of the relapses of gynecologica cancer; Management of ovarian masses in pregnancy and patient selection for interventional treatment; Uterine sarcomas; Role of the ultrasound in the diagnosis of the uterine sarcomas and the different histotype (international multicentric study); Role of the ultrasound in the discrimination between benign and malignant uterine lesions

Igor Igorevich Averkin, MD, PhD      

Almazov National Medical Research Centre, Institute of Perinatology and Pediatrics, Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation

Interests:  Fetal/Neonatal/Pediatric cardiology/cardiac surgery

Alessandro Rizzo, MD, PhD      

Department of Experimental, Diagnostic and Specialty Medicine, S. Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital, 40128 Bologna, Italy

Oncology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria di Bologna, via Albertoni 15, 40128 Bologna, Italy

Interests:  Uterine leiomyosarcoma; Uterine sarcoma; Immunotherapy; Targeted therapies; Ovarian cancer; Sarcoma; STUMP; Uterine tumors

Florin Burada, MD, PhD      


Department of Medical Genetics, University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Craiova, Romania

Interests:  Prenatal diagnosis; Chromosomal disorders; Cytogenetics; Genetics and molecular biology of cancer

Ioannis Tsakiridis, MD, PhD     

Third Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Interests:  Obstetric medicine; High-risk pregnancies; Research methodology

Dragan Belci, Prim. MD, PhD      

Assistant Professor

Head of the Department of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, General Hospital Pula, Croatia

Interests:  The surgery in gynecology and obstetrics; The evidence based medicine in cesarean section; The gynecology oncology; The development and the implementation of the safe and good practice in gynecology and obstetrics in Africa

Eran Horowitz, MD, PhD      

IVF Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel

Interests:  IVF, especially FET cycles and LOR

Michelle Volovsky, MD, PhD      

Maimonides Medical Center (OBGYN), New York, NY, USA

Interests:  Reproductive endocrinology and infertility

Miro Šimun Alebić, MD, PhD      

Podobnik Maternity Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia

Interests:  Gynecological endocrinology; Assisted reproductive technology

Maurice-Andre Recanati, MD-MS, FACOG     

Assistant Professor

NIH-Women's Reproductive Health Research (WRHR) Scholar, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA

Interests:  Obstetrics & Gynecology

Themistoklisis Mikos, PhD      

Assistant Professor

1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece

Interests:  Urinary incontinence; Pelvic organ prolapse; Pelvic floor ultrasound; Congenital anomalies; Adenomyosis; Vaginal surgery

Gabriele Bizjak, MD, PhD      

Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University Hospital Düsseldorf, Heinrich-Heine University, Düsseldorf, Germany

Interests:  Labor induction; Prenatal medizin

Tommaso Capezzuoli, MD, PhD      

Department of Biomedical, Experimental and Clinical Sciences, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 44, 50134, Florence, Italy

Interests:  Minimally invasive gynecological surgery; Endometriosis; Uterine disorders; Imaging in gynecology; Infertility

Caroline Ovadia, BMBCh, MA, MRCOG, PhD     

Department of Women and Children’s Health, King's College London, London, United Kingdom

Interests:  Intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy; Diabetes; stillbirth; Gut microbiota

Damir Danolić, MD, PhD      

Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University Hospital for Tumors, Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital Centre, Zagreb, Croatia

Interests:  Gynecological oncology; Surgical gynecology; Minimally invasive procedures

Mikaela I Poling BA     

Private Practice, Fairfax, VA, USA

Interests:  Craniofacial syndromes; Craniofacial deformities; Craniofacial surgery; Craniofacial trauma; Rehabilitation medicine; Psychosocial considerations for families after the birth of a child with craniofacial deformities; Clinical research methodology; Systematic reviews

Guy Shrem, MD, PhD      

Clalit Health services, Israel

Interests:  Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Momina Zulfeen, MD, PhD     

Assistant Professor

Fellowship in Highrisk Obstetrics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kasturba Medical College, MAHE, Manipal, India

Interests:  High-Risk obstetrics; PreEclampsia; Quality improvement; Infectious diseases in pregnancy

Uri P. Dior, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah-Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel

Interests:  Endometriosis; Laparoscopic surgery

Bartłomiej Barczyński, MD, PhD     

1st Chair and Department of Oncological Gynaecology and Gynaecology, Medical University in Lublin, Lublin, Poland

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Endometrial cancer; Cervical cancer; Endometriosis; Cancer screening; Minimally invasive surgery; Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia; Colposcopy; Sentinel lymph node

Valentina Giardini, MD, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MBBM Foundation; University of Milano-Bicocca, Monza, Italy

Interests:  Obstetric pathology; Prenatal diagnosis; Placenta; Preeclampsia; Fetal growth restriction; Biochemical markers of placental dysfunction; Fetal malformations; Perinatal comfort care

Eglė Savukynė, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Medical Academy, Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Kaunas LT-50161, Lithuania

Interests:  Placenta accreta spectrum; Pregnancy; fetal anomaly; Uterine scar; Niche; Pregnancy outcomes; Ultrasound screening; Chromosomal anomalies

Michał Budzik, MD, PhD      

Department of Cancer Prevention, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland; Department of Gynaecologic Oncology and Obstetrics, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Warsaw, Poland

Interests:  Cancer cell biology; Cancer biomarkers; Tumor microenvironment; Gynaecologic oncology; Epidemiology

Mohammed Khalil, PhD      

Associate Professor

University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Syddanmark, Denmark

Interests:  Obstetrics in general; Neonatal infections and preterm birth

Anca M. Panaitescu, MD, PhD      

Associate Professor

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, "Carol Davila" University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Filantropia Clinical Hospital, Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Fetam Medicie; Maternal Medicine; Autoimmune disorders; Obstetrics-Gynecology

Filippo Pesapane, MD, MRCP, FEDiR      

Consultant Radiologist in Breast Imaging Division, IEO - European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy

Interests:  Radiology; Radiomics; Breast cancer; Oncology; Breast imaging; Urogenital imaging

Georgios Androutsopoulos, MD, PhD      

Assistant Professor

Head of Gynaecological Oncology Unit, Department of Obstetrics-Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Patras, Rion, Greece

Interests:  Obstetrics-Gynecology; Gynaecological Oncology

Yasuyuki Negishi     

Associate Professor

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan

Interests:  Reproductive immunology; Innate immunity; Preterm birth; Dendritic cells; iNKT cells; Macrophages; Sterile inflammation

Lorenzo Vacca, PhD      

Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS, Unit of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Woman's, Children's and Public Health, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Pelvic organ prolapse; Urinary incontinence; Reconstructive surgery; Urodynamics; Laparoscopy; Robotic surgery

Péter Török      

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Debrecen, Debrecen, Hungary

Interests:  Endoscopy; Laparoscopy; Hysteroscopy; Infertility; Endometriosis

Tanya Kitova, PhD      

Associate Professor

Department of Anatomy, Histology and Embryology, Medical University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Interests:  Prenatal diagnosis; Neurons system malformations; Neural tube defects; Hydrocephalus; Fetal diagnosis

Federico Ferrari, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, ASST Spedali Civili di Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, 25123 Brescia, Italy

Interests:  Gynecologic oncology; Surgical management; Minimally invasive procedures and clinical translational; Female cancers

Antonio Pontoriero, PhD      

Department of Biomedical Sciences and Morphological and Functional Images, University of Messina, Italy

Interests:  Cyberknife; Radiosurgery; FSRT; Reirradiation; Brachytherapy; Ginecological and Lung Cancer

Angel Yordanov, PhD      

Department of Gynaecological Oncology, Medical University of Pleven, Bulgaria

Interests:  Gynecologic oncology; General gynecology

Jakub Mlodawski, PhD      

Collegium Medicum, Jan Kochanowski University in Kielce, Poland

Interests:  Maternal-fetal medicine; Perinatology; Pathology of pregnancy; General Gynecology; Prdictive models

Amr Soliman, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Women's Hospital, Klinikum Oldenburg, University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany

Interests: Endometrial Cancer; Cervical Cancer; Vulvar Cancer; Ovarian Cancer; Uterine Sarcoma; Gyncological Surgery; Endometriosis; Laparoscopic Surgery

Gabriel Levin, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel

Interests:  Gynecologic oncology; General gynecology

Jong Kil Joo, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pusan National University School of Medicine Biomedical Research Institute, Pusan National University Hospital, Busan, Republic of Korea

Interests:  Endometriosis; Infertility; PCOS; Pelvic organ prolapse; Metabolic syndrome; Menopause

Kota Umemura, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Toyohashi Municipal Hospital, Toyohashi, Aichi, Japan

Interests:  Robotic surgery; Gynecologic malignancies; Laparoscopic surgery

Radoslaw B. Maksym, MD, PhD      

Adjunct Professor

Department of Reproductive Health, Centre of Postgraduate Medical Education, Zelazna 90, 01-004 Warsaw, Poland

Interests:  Reproductive Surgery; Reproductive Endocrinology; Endometriosis; Infertility; High Intensity Focused Ultrasounds (HIFU); Focused Ultrasound Surgery (FUS); Andrology; Epigenetics

Grazyna Jarząbek-Bielecka, PhD    

Division of Developmental Gynecology and Sexology, Department of Perinatology and Gynecology, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland

Interests: Girls; Adolescents; Puberty; Sexual abused children; Sexuology; Vulvovaginitis; Menses; Iuvenile metrorhagia; Labial hypertophy; Congential malformation of genital tract

James Beirne, PhD     

Ovarian Cancer Research Programme, Centre for Cancer Research and Cell Biology, Queen's University, Belfast, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; Northern Ireland Centre for Gynaecological Cancer, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust, Belfast, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Interests:  Gynaecological Cancer; Surgical Oncology; Translational Research; Surgical Clinical trials; Biomarker Discovery

Yifan Zhao, PhD      

School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing, Cranfield University, Bedfordshire, MK43 0AL, UK

Interests: Medical data analysis; Medical data processing; Machine learning; Deep learning

Babatunde A. Gbolade, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St. James University Hospital, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

Interests:  Gynaecology; Fertility Control; Reproductive Healthcare; Long-acting reversible contraception; Minimally invasive Gynaecological Surgery; Medical Law related to Gynaecological and Reproductive Healthcare

Helen Collins     

Assistant Professor

Division of Environmental Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA

Interests: Pregnancy; Peripartum cardiomyopathy; Hypertrophy; Sex differences; Metabolism; Calcium

Hoda Elkafas, PhD      

Department of Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA; Department of Pharmacology, National organization of Drug control and research (NODCAR), 35521, Egypt

Interests:  Pharmacology; uterine fibroids; Uterine microbiome; Inflammation and fibrosis; Reproductive endocrinology; Early life exposure to chemicals; And related uterine diseases

Chunsen Wu      

Associate Professor

Research Unit for Gynaecology and Obstetrics, the department of clinical research, the university of southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark

Interests:  Prenatal exposures to maternal diseases before and during pregnancy such as immunological disorders, infection, preeclampsia, diabetes, etc. and risk of long-term outcomes such as allergic diseases, neurological diseases among offspring; Appropriate application of statistical and epidemiological methodologies to clinical studies

Shibin Cheng      

Associate Professor

Departments of Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pathology, Women and Infants Hospital of Rhode Island, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA

Interests: Adverse pregnancy outcomes; Preeclampsia; Preterm birth; Gestational diabetes; Autism; Endoplasmic reticulum stress; Autophagy; Lysosome; Inflammation; Reproductive immunology; Protein aggregation; Unfolded protein response

Byron Asimakopoulos      


IVF Unit, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis, and Laboratory of Physiology, School of Medicine, Democritus University of Thrace, Thrace, Greece

Interests: Clinical embryology; Semen analysis; Reproductive endocrinology

Dominika Głąbska, PhD      

Department of Dietetics, Institute of Human Nutrition Sciences, Warsaw University of Life Sciences (SGGW-WULS), 159C Nowoursynowska Street, 02-787 Warsaw, Poland

Interests: Diet; Nutrition; Nutritional requirement; Minerals; Iron-deficiency anaemia; Diet-related diseases; Diet therapy; Dietary prevention

Christina Moisidis-Tesch, MD, PhD      

Group Practice for Obstetrics & Gynecology and Consultant at St. Josefs Hospital in Wiesbaden, Germany

Interests: Cervical insufficiency; Cerclage; Dysplasia; Ovarian cysts; Breast cancer

Mihaela Grigore     


Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Grigore T.Popa" Iasi, Romania

Interests: General gynecology; Gynecological ultrasound; Oncologic gynecology; Minimally invasive surgery; Infertility; Cervical diseases


Laboratory of Medical Genetics, University Clinical Centre Maribor, Slovenia; Department of Molecular biology, Medical Faculty Maribor, Slovenia

Interests: Prenatal genetics; Postnatal genetics; Cytogenetics; Molecular biology; Genetic causes of abortions; Infertility

Jose Carugno      

Associate Professor

Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, USA

Interests: Surgical Gynecology; Hysteroscopy; Robotics; Laparoscopy; Hysterectomy; Fibroid uterus

Abby C. Collier      


Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of British Columbia, 2405 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z3, Canada

Interests: Pregnancy; Placenta; Pharmacology; Pharmacokinetics; Drug metabolism; Steroids; Inflammation; Toxicology; Endocrinology

Alexandre González-Rodríguez, MD, PhD     

Department of Mental Health, Parc Tauli University Hospital, UAB, CIBERSAM Sabadell, Barcelona, Spain

Interests: FSH; LH; Psychological impact; FSH/LH ratio; Infertility

Naoki Matsumoto, PhD    

Matsumoto Women's Health Clinic, Saitama, Japan

Interests: Women's health; Gynecology; Menstruation; Myoma; Endometriosis; Benign tumors; Endometrial ablation; Artificial abortion

Junya Kojima, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tokyo Medical University, 6-7-1 Nishishinjuku Shinjuku-ku Tokyo 160-0023, Japan

Interests: Trophoblast Differentiation; Implantation; Placenta Development

Panagiotis M. Peitsidis, PhD     

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southend University Hospital, Essex SS0 0RY, United Kingdom

Interests: Fetal medicine; Colposcopy; Hysteroscopy; Laparoscopy; Gynecologic ultrasound

Andrea Surányi, PhD      

Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Szeged, Hungary

Interests: Perinatal ultrasound investigations; Fetal malformation screening; 3D/4D ultrasound investigation; In-vivo placental function analysis; VOCAL (virtual organ computer aided analysis); Obstetical ultrasound; Gynecolgical ultrasound; 3D Power Doppler; Pathological pregnancies; Placental vascularization

Marco Tanini, PhD  


Department of transplantation , Azienda Sanitaria USL Toscana Centro - Firenze - University of Florence, School of Human Healt Sciences - Elform E Learning, Italy

Interests: Legal Medicine; Health; Prenatal health; Transplantation; Risk management; Obstetrics; Social biomedical science (includes family planning, sexual health, psyco-oncology, political and social effects of biomedical research); Sexology; Ethics and Morality, Bioethics; Child sexual abuse; Child genetics; Stam cell therapy and Stam cell biology, Coord Blood Banking

Md Soriful Islam, PhD   

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine,720 Rutland Ave, Ross Research Building, Room 624, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA

Interests: Gynecological diseases; Uterine fibroids; Tumor biology; Inflammation and fibrosis; Cellular signaling pathways; Progesterone receptor signaling; Selective progesterone receptor modulators; Reproductive medicine; Natural compounds; Dietary phytochemicals

Jay S Mishra, PhD      

Department of Comparative Biosciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53706, USA

Interests: Gestational Hypertension; Preeclampsia; Intrauterine Growth Restriction (IUGR); Endothelial cells; Placenta; Androgens action in pregnancy and fetal programming of adult debases

Walid Khalilia, PhD      

Forensic Science Department, Al- Istiqlal University, Jericho, Palestine

Interests: Cell death; Cancer biology; Apoptosis; Radio-biology; Molecular biology

Andrea Tinelli, MD, PhD     


Chief of Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, "Veris delli Ponti" Hospital, Scorrano, Lecce, Italy

Head of Division of Experimental Endoscopic Surgery, Imaging, Technology and Minimally Invasive Therapy, Vito Fazzi Hospital, Lecce, Italy

Laboratory of Human Physiology, Phystech BioMed School, Faculty of Biological & Medical Physics, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (State University), Dolgoprudny, Moscow Region, Russia

Interests: Uterine fibroids; Uterine myoma; Myomectomy; Cesarean myomectomy; Reproductive surgery; Endometriosis; Laparoscopy; Hysteroscopy; Gynecological surgery; Obstetric surgery

Paolo Ivo Cavoretto, PhD     

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, IRCCS San Raffaele Hospital, Vita-Salute University, Milan 20132, Italy

Interests: Fetal Medicine and Surgery; Obstetrics; Pregnancy complications; Ultrasound; Doppler; MRI; Screening in pregnancy; Congenital Malformations; Congenital Heart Defects; Open Spina Bifida; Fetal Growth; Preterm delivery; Preeclampsia; Pregnancy after Medically Assisted Reproduction

Andraž Dovnik, PhD     

University Clinic for Gynecology and Perinatology, University Medical Center Maribor, Ljubljanska 5, 2000, Maribor, Slovenia

Interests:  Cervical cancer; Endometrial cancer; Ovarian cancer; Gestational trophoblastic disease; Vulvar cancer; Screening; Systemic treatment of gynecological cancers

Karolina Chmaj-Wierzchowska, PhD     

Department of Maternal and Child Health, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland

Interests:  Gynecology (but not oncology); Endometriosis; Ovarian tumors; Uterine fibroids; Endometrial hyperplasia; Urinary incontinence and hospital infections

Bogdan Socea, PhD     

Clinica Chirurgie, Spitalul Clinic de Urgenţ ă "Sf. Pantelimon", Bucureşti, Romania

Interests: Pancreatic cancer; Acute pancreatitis; Surgery (open or laparoscopic); Abdominal compartment syndrome; FAST, POCUS and pulmonary ultrasound; Colorectal cancer; Abdominal wall defects: Hernias and incisional hernias

Sherif Monib, PhD      

Breast Unit, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust, United Kingdom

Interests:  Breast and endocrine

Catalina De Paco-Matallana, PhD      

Clinic University Hospital "Virgen de la Arrixaca", Murcia, Spain

Interests:  Preeclampsia; Intrauterine growth restriction; Preterm delivery; Chromosomal malformations; Prenatal diagnosis

Xingcheng Chen, PhD     

Boston Institute of Biotechnology, LLC, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Interests:  Hippo/YAP pathway; Cancer biology; Mitosis phosphorylation and drug discovery

Maurizio Nicola D'Alterio, PhD     

Department of Surgical Science, Università degli studi di Cagliari, Cagliari, Italy

Interests:  Endometriosis; Endometrioma; Deep infiltrating endometriosis; Uterine fibromatosis; Laparoscopy; Ovarian cysts

Robert Lachmann, PhD     

Fetal Medicine Centre Germany

Interests:  Maternal-Fetal Medicine; Pregnancy Care; Screening and Prevention of Pregnancy Complications

Keren Grinberg, PhD    

Faculty of Social and Community Science, Ruppin Academic Center, Emek -Hefer, 40250 Israel

Interests:  Chronic pain syndromes in women; Health promoting; Nursing education/leadership and para- medical team coping with the health system challenges

Sofia Dória, PhD      

Medical Genetics, Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto, Portugal

Interests: Prenatal diagnosis; Cytogenetics; Epigenetics namely related with fetal growth restriction; Genetic causes of spontaneous abortions and also genetic causes of infertility

Akshata Naik, PhD     

Department of Physiology, Wayne State University, Detroit, United States

Interests:  Biochemistry; Cell and molecular biology; Endocrinology and diabetes; Muscle disorders; Nanotechnology methodologies

Sheng-Mou Hsiao, PhD     

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, New Taipei City 220, Taiwan

Interests:  Urogynecology; Gynecologic oncology

Karoline Mayer-Pickel, PhD     

Department of Obstetrics, Medical University Graz, Austria

Interests:  High risk pregnancy; Preeclampsia; Autoimmune diseases; Systemic lupus erythematous; Antiphospholipid syndrome

Miguel A Ortega    


Department of Medicine and Medical Specialties, Unit of Histology and Pathology, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Ramón y Cajal Institute of Sanitary Research (IRYCIS), University of Alcalá, 28801 Madrid, Spain

Interests:  Histology; Placenta; Vascular Medicine

Claudia Constantina Mateoiu, PhD      

Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Department of Clinical Pathology and Genetics, Gothenburg, Sweden

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Endometriosis; Epithelial malignant ovarian tumors; Gynecological pathology

Flavia Sorbi, PhD     

Department of Biomedical Clinical and Experimental Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 50, 50134 Florence, Italy

Interests:  Ovarian cancer; Cytoreductive surgery; Cervical cancer; Endometrial cancer

Tamara Rial Rebullido, PhD     

International Hypopressive & Physical Therapy Institute, Vigo, Spain

Interests:  Pelvic floor muscle training; Exercise and pregnancy; Pediatric female athlete; Urinary incontinence; Hypopressive exercise

Leonel Varela Cagetti, PhD     

Department of Radiation Oncology, Institut Paoli-Calmettes, Marseille, France

Interests:  Brachytherapy; Cervical cancer; Endometrial cancer; Vulvar cancer; External beam radiation therapy; Radiochemotherapy; Image guided adaptive brachytherapy; Stereotactic body radiation therapy

Julie Whittington, MD, FACOG     

Assistant Professor

Department of OB/GYN, MFM Division, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, 620 John Paul Jones Circle, Portsmouth, VA, 23321, USA

Interests:  Telemedicine in obstetrics; Abnormally invasive placentation; Simulation/education; Amniotic fluid; Fetal neurodevelopment; Diabetes in pregnancy

Indrajit Chowdhury, PhD     

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Reproductive Science Research Program, Morehouse School of Medicine, 720 Westview Drive Southwest, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA

Interests:  Folliculogenesisis; Steroid and hormone action; Uterine abnormalities; Endometriosis

George L. Adonakis     


Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Patras, Patras, Greece

Interests:  Reproductive Medicine; PCOS; Gynecology

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