The Prospect Working Group

… a unique collaboration between surgeons and anaesthesiologists

<p>Anaesthetic and Intensive Care Department</br>
Hôpital Tenon Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris</br>
France</p>

<p><strong>Area of interests: </strong>: Postoperative pain ; Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS); Regional Anaesthesia; Evidence based medicine
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<p><strong>Potential Conflicts of Interest:</strong>Consultant for Nordik Pharma; The Medicines Company; Ambu</p>Professor Francis Bonnet
Professor Francis Bonnet
France
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<p><strong>Professor of Surgery</strong>, Section for Surgical Pathophysiology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark.</p>

<p><strong>Research Interests:</strong> Acute pain physiology and treatment, surgical pathophysiology and pathogenesis of peri-operative morbidity, aiming at accelerated postoperative recovery.</p>

<p><strong>Potential Conflicts of Interest: </strong>Professor Kehlet has no conflicts of interest to declare currently or in the previous 3 years.</p> Professor Henrik Kehlet
Professor Henrik Kehlet
Denmark
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<p><strong>Consultant anaesthetist</strong>
Alexandra Hospital, </br>
Redditch (Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust), </br>
UK</p>

<p><strong>Main interests:</strong></br>
Regional anaesthesia and acute pain management</p>Dr Barrie Fischer
Dr Barrie Fischer
UK
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<p><strong>Professor and Chair of Anaesthesia</strong></br>
University of Western Australia</p>

<p><strong>Director of Pain Medicine</strong></br>
Royal Perth Hospital</br>
Perth</br>
Australia</p>

<p><strong>Main interests:</strong> Management of acute, cancer and chronic pain, regional anaesthesia, pharmacology of anaesthetics and analgesics, and quality of healthcare. </p>

<p><strong>Potential Conflicts of Interest:</strong> The Anaesthesiology Unit of the University of Western Australia, but not Professor Schug personally, has received research and travel funding and speaking and consulting honoraria from Gruenenthal, CSL, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Mundipharma, Pfizer, Phosphagenics and ix Biopharma within the last 5 years.</p>Professor Stephan Schug
Professor Stephan Schug
Australia
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<p><strong>Professor of Anaesthesiology and Pain Management</strong>
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School</br>
Dallas </br>
Texas</br>
USA</p>


<p><strong>Main interests:</strong></br>
Acute pain management, ambulatory anaesthesia, clinical pharmacology related to anaesthesiology, postoperative outcome and safety.</p>

<p><strong>Potential Conflicts of Interest:</strong> Baxter Pharmaceuticals, Pacira Pharmaceuticals and Mallinkrodt Pharmaceuticals</p>Professor Girish Joshi
Professor Girish Joshi
USA
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<p><strong>Chair</strong>, Department of Anesthesiology, University Hospital Leuven, Belgium. </p>

<p><strong>Research Interests</strong>: Obstetric anaesthesia, regional anaesthesia, acute pain management. </p>

<p><strong>Potential Conflicts of Interest</strong>: Professor Van de Velde is a consultant for Smiths Medical and MSD and has received lecture fees for AstraZeneca, Baxter, Smiths Medical, BBraun, Abbvie, Kimberley Clarck and Fresenius, and a research grant from Airliquide.</p>Professor Marc Van de Velde
Professor Marc Van de Velde
Chairman
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<p><strong>Attending Anesthesiologist</strong></br>
Academic Medical Center / University of Amsterdam</p>

<p>Member of the ESA Subcommittee on Regional Anesthesia </br>
Associate Editor of the EJA. </p>

<p><strong>Main Interests:</strong> His research interests evolve around the pharmacology and toxicology of local anesthetics. </p>Dr Philipp Lirk
Dr Philipp Lirk
Netherlands
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<p><strong>Chairman of Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Management Departments</strong> 
Valencia University General Hospital </br>
Spain</p>

<p><strong>Professor</strong> at the Valencia University School of Medicine</p>

<p><strong>Main interests</strong>: pain management and neuromodulation.Professor José De Andrés (Ex Officio)
Professor José De Andrés (Ex Officio)
Spain
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<p><strong>Academic General and Colorectal Surgeon</strong></p>
Middlemore Hospital and the University of Auckland</br>
New Zealand</p>

<p><strong>Main interests:</strong> perioperative care and medical education. </p>Andrew Hill
Andrew Hill
New Zealand
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<p><strong>Department of Anaesthesiology</strong></br>
Örebro University</br>
Örebro</br>
Sweden</p>

<p><strong>Main interests:</strong> Acute pain management, regional anaesthesia, organisational issues related to postoperative pain</p>

<p><strong>Potential conflict of interest:</strong> Professor Rawal serves on the advisory board of Sintetica.</p>
Professor Narinder Rawal
Professor Narinder Rawal
Sweden
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<p><strong>Department of Anesthesiology and Acute Pain service</strong></br>
Cliniques Universitaires st Luc</br>
University Catholic of Louvain</br>
Av Hippocrate 10- 1821</br>
B-1200     Brussels</br>
Belgium</p>
 
<p><strong>Research interests:</strong> postoperative pain (acute and chronic), pharmacology, orthopaedic anesthesia, obstetric anesthesia </p>
Professor Patricia Lavand’homme
Professor Patricia Lavand’homme
Belgium
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<p><strong>Head of the anesthesiology, intensive care and pain clinic department 2. 
President of the pain and regional anesthesia committee of the french society of anesthesiology and intensive care.
</strong> CHU Rennes, University Rennes 1</br> Inserm Numecan</br>  CIC 1414, 35033 Rennes</br> France</p>
<p><strong>Research Interests:</strong> postoperative pain, non opioid analgesics, opioid free anesthesia/analgesia, regional analgesia</p>
<p><strong>Conflict of interest:</strong> BBRAUN</p>
Professor Helene Beloeil
Professor Helene Beloeil
France
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<p><strong>Professor in Anaesthesiology and Consultant</strong></br>
Oslo University Hospital/University of Oslo</br>
Pb: 4950 Nydalen</br>
N-0424 Oslo, Norway</p>
 
<p><strong>Areas of interest:</strong>
Postoperative pain; pharmacology of analgesics and anaesthtics; regional analgesia/anaesthesia, depht of anaesthesia monitoring, recovery function,PONV.</p>
Professor Johan Raeder
Professor Johan Raeder
Norway
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<p><strong>Anesthesiologist; Pain Specialist</strong></br>
Department of Anesthesiology, Intensive Care and Pain Medicine</br>
University Hospital Muenster, Germany</p>

<p><strong>Research interests:</strong> Postoperative pain (acute and chronic), pharmacology of analgesics, regional analgesia, chronic pain after surgery, chronic pain (e.g. neuropathic), basic neuroscience (pain mechanisms), </p>

<p><strong>Conflict of interest:</strong> Mundipharma GmbH; Gruenenthal, The Medicine Company, Fresenius Kabi; ArcelRX</p>
Prof. Dr. Esther Pogatzki-Zahn
Prof. Dr. Esther Pogatzki-Zahn
Germany
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