She has more than 20 years of experience in the profession and extensive training in different areas. of specialization. He is a specialist in gastrointestinal surgery, with special dedication to bariatric surgery. Throughout his career, he has combined his work in the health area with teaching, being an associate professor at the University of Barcelona. at the same time, develops an important activity of research and information. currently works as a specialist in gastrointestinal surgery and bariatric surgery at Clínica Rinos in Barcelona and Tarragona and at Hospital Clínic in Barcelona, in addition to being a member of the board of directors of the Spanish Society of Obesity Surgery (SECO ).
Alex Miras is Professor of Endocrinology at Ulster University. His clinical and research work focus solely on Obesity and type 2 diabetes. He has contributed to the clinical management and research in Obesity over the last 12 years, through his work at a high throughput Obesity Centre. The specialist interests of his research Group are the mechanisms of action of interventions for obesity, focusing on pharmacotherapy, medical devices and obesity surgery.
Membro Titular da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica (SBCBM); Certificação Bariatrica para Cirurgiões pela World Medical Acreditation / Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica; Membro da International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO); Membro Titular da Sociedade Brasileira de Endoscopia (SOBED); Membro Titular do Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgia Digestiva (CBCD); Especialista em Cirurgia Geral pelo Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgiões (CBC); Professor colaborador dos Cursos Imersão em Cirurgia Laparoscópica e Endoscopia de Goiânia – Goiás (IMERSÃO); Coordenador do Núcleo Integrado de Obesidade e Diabetes; Ex-Presidente da Sociedade Brasileira de Endoscopia Digestiva, Capítulo Bahia Sul.
Specialist in General Surgery at the Hospital Universitario Donostia. Currently President of SECO, the Spanish Society of Obesity Surgery. Former Coordinator of the Obesity Section of the Spanish Association of Surgeons, between 2016 and 2020.
Vice-Presidente do Capítulo do DF da SBCBM desde 2017/2019. Participou da Comissão Organizadora do Congresso da SBCBM 2013, em Brasília. Membro TITULAR da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Bariátrica e Metabólica (SBCBM) desde 2009. Membro internacional da American Society of Metabólic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). Certificado de Atuação na Área de Cirurgia Bariátrica pela AMBR/CBC/CBCD.
Professor of Surgery and Director of the Penn State Health Surgical Weight Loss Program. She has been the co-director of the Penn State Fellowship in Minimally Invasive and Bariatric Surgery for several years. She is also the Vice Chair for Leadership and Professional Development for the Penn State Hershey Department of Surgery. Dr. Rogers is the President of the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery and she serves as a Councilmember at Large on the Executive Council of the ASMBS.