Representative Council

According to the EACTA Bylaws, the Representative Council of the association is comprised of one member from each country with 5 or more full EACTA members in good standing. Countries with 51 or more members may elect two national representatives into the Representative Council. Cut-off date for determining if and how many representative a country is eligible to have is March 31 of the current membership period.

As of March 31, 2016, a total of 37 countries are eligible to elect a member to the EACTA Representative Council. Out of these, 3 countries have 51 or more EACTA members and send two representatives to the Representative Council and 1 country have more than 100 members and send three representatives to the Representative Council.

Hence, as of March 31, 2016 the EACTA Representative Council is composed of 34 members.

The EACTA Representative Council has its yearly meeting with the EACTA Board of Directors in connection with the EACTA Annual Congress.

Australia
Elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election in 2016 – for the period of office 2017-2019

Bradley Smith

St. Vincents Hospital, Sydney
VMO Anaesthetist
Suite 808, St Vincents Clinic 438 Victoria St
2010 Darlinghurst
Australia
Phone: +61-418 210988
E-mail: bsmith6@bigpond.net.au


Austria
Re-elected: 2015 (representative 2016- 2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019- 2021

Andrea Lassnigg
Department of Cardio- Thoracic-
Vascular Anaesthesia & Intensive Care
Medical University of Vienna
Vienna General Hospital
Waehringer Guertel 18-20
A-1090 Vienna. Austria
Phone: +43-1 40 400 -4109
Fax: +43-1-40 400 6404
E-mail: andrea.lassnigg@meduniwien.ac.at
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Belgium
Re-elected: 2017 (representative 2017- 2019)
Next election in 2019 - for the period of office 2020- 2022

Dr. Gregory Hans, DEAA
Department of Anesthesia & Intensive Care Medicine
CHU Liege
Domaine Universitaire du Sart Tilman
Avenue de l'hospital Bat. B35
4000 Liege, Belgium
Phone: +32 4366 7655
E-mail: G.hans@chu.ulg.ac.be


Brazil
Re-elected: 2017 (representative 2017-2019)
Next election in 2019 - for the period of office 2020-2022

Caetano Nigro Neto
Dante Pazzanese Institute of Cardiology
Av Dr Dante Pazzanese 500, 6th Floor
ZIP: 04012-909 Sao Paolo, Brazil
Sao Paolo, Brazil
Phone: +55 11 983 156 024
E-Mail:
caenigro@uol.com.br

Bulgaria
Elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election in 2016 - for the period of office 2017-2019

George Tsarynski
Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care
University Hospital Saint Ekaterina
Pencho Slaveikov 52A
1431 Sofia, Bulgaria
Tel: +3592 9159715
Fax: +3592 9549057
email: gtsarianski@uhsek.com

Canada
Elected in 2015 (representative 2015-2017)
Next election in 2017 - for the period of office 2018-2020

Annette Vegas
Staff Anesthesiologist
Toronto General Hospital, Eaton North Wing 3-406
200 Elizabeth Street
M5G 2C4 Toronto
ON, Canada
Phone: +416/340/4800/6443
Email: annette.vegas@uhn.ca

Colombia
Elected in 2017 (representative 2017-2019)
Next election in 2019 - for the period of office 2020-2022

Hernan Castro Arias
Department of Cardio- Thoracic-Vascular Anesthesia Medellin Clinic
San Vincente Fundación Rionegro CES University
Kil 13 Via Las Palmas
055427 Medellin, Colombia
Phone: +57 312 8633884
Fax: +574 5126057
Email: hcastro@ces.edu.co

Czech Republic
Elected: 2017 (representative 2017- 2019)
Next election in 2019 - for the period of office 2020- 2022

Dr. Tomas Kotulak, Ph.D.
Head of Anesthesiology and Resuscitation Department
Institute for Clinical and Experimental Medicine
Videnska 158/9
140 21 Prague 4, Czech Republic
E-mail: tomas.kotulka@ikem.cz

Denmark
Elected: 2015 (representative 2016- 2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019-2020

Peter Blom Jensen
Odense University Hospital
DK-5000 Odense C, Denmark
E-mail: peter.blom.jensen@rsyd.dk

Egypt
Elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election in 2016 – for the period of office 2017 - 2019

Fawzia Aboul Fetouh (M.D)
Professor of Anesthesia Cairo University and Intensive Care
Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia
Secretary General of the Egyptian Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Society (ECTAS)
Mobile phone: 002 01222349556
Fax: 002 02 23641687
E-mail:  fawziafetouh@gmail.com

Finland
Re-elected: 2014 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election due in 2016 - for the period of office 2017-2019

Eero Pesonen
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
Helsinki University Hospital
1:Helsinki University Hospital
Haartmaninkatu 4
00029 HUS Helsinki, Finland
Phone: +358-50-427 1784
E-mail: eero.pesonen@hus.fi

France

Philippe Gaudard
DAR ADV
Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve
CHRU Montpellier
371 avenue du Doyen gaston Giraud
34295 Montpellier cedex 5
Phone: +33 66176 17 83
E-mail: p-gaudard@chu-montpellier.fr

Georgia
Re-elected in 2016 (representative 2016-2018)
Next election 2018 - for the period of office 2019-2021

George Grigolia
Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
Cardiac Surgery Clinic "Open Heart"
Mobile: +995599550045
Fax: +995322520525
Email: g_grigolia@yahoo.com
Email: grigolia.george@gmail.com

Germany
Elected: 2014 (representative 2015- 2017)
Next election in 2017 - for the period of office 2018-2020

Matthias Heringlake
Dept. of Anesthesiolgy and Intensive Care Medicine
University of Lübeck
Ratzeburger Allee 160
23538 Lübeck
Phone: +49 451 500 2772
Email: Matthias.Heringlake@uksh.de;  Heringlake@t-online.de

Elected: 2013 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election in 2016 - for the period of office 2017-2019

Michael Sander
Klinik für Anästhesiologie und Operative Intensivmedizin
Universitätsklinikum Giessen und Marburg GmbHStandort GiessenRudolf-Buchheim Str. 735392 Giessen
Phone: 0641-985-44401
Fax:  0641-985-44409
Email: michael.sander@chiru.med.uni-giessen.de

Greece
Re-elected 2015 (representative 2016-2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019-2021

Theofani Antoniou
Consultant
Anaesthesiology Department
Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center
356 Sygrou Avenue
176 74 Kallithea
Phone: +30 6944 53 63 34
Email: antoniou_fani@yahoo.gr

Hungary
Re-elected 2017 (representative 2017-2019)
Next election in 2019 - for the period of office 2020-2022

Andrea Székely
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
Semmelweis University
1086 Budapest Üllöi út 26
Phone: +36 20 3304 584
Fax: +36 13 194 626
Email: andi_szekely@yahoo.com

India
Elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election in 2016 – for the period of office 2017-2019

Prabhat Tewari
Department of Anaesthesiology
SGPGIMS, Raibarely Road
Lucknow 226014, Uttar Pradesh, India
Phone: +91 522 2494484
Fax: +91 522 2668017
E-mail: ptewari@sgpgi.ac.in

Iran
Elected: 2016 (representative 2016- 2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019- 2021

Mohammed Ghaffaripour
Department of Cardiovascular Anesthesia and Intensive Care
Firuzgar Hospital, Tehran Heart Center
Milad Hospital, Tehran
Iran
Phone: +98 912 125 2346 (mobile) and +98 218 866 4228 (home)
E-mail: drghaffaripour@aol.com

Ireland
Re-elected: 2014 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election in 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Amer Jaura
E-mail: aijaura@hotmail.com

Italy
Re-elected: 2014 (representative 2015- 2017)
Next election in 2017 - for the period of office 2018- 2019

Giovanni Landoni
Dept of Anesthesia and Intensive Care
Università Vita-Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
Phone: +39-02-26436154
Fax +39-02-26437178
E-Mail: Landoni.giovanni@hsr.it

Elected: 2014 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election in 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Gianluca Paternoster MD,PhD
Cardiovascular Anaesthesia and Intensive care
San Carlo Hospital
Via Potito Petrone
85100 Potenza Italy
Mobile: +393397357401
Tel: +390971612438
Fax: +390971612440
Email paternostergianluca@gmail.com

Japan
Election in progress


Lithuania
Elected: 2015 (representative 2015-2017)
Next election in 2017 - for the period of office 2018-2020

Karolis Urbonas
Department of cardiac anaesthesia
Centre of anaesthesia, intensive care and pain management
Vilnius university hospital Santariskiu Klinikos
Santariskiu 2, 08661
Vilnius, LithuaniaPhone: +370 686 82209Email: kurbonas@gmx.net

Mexico
Election in progress


Poland
Elected: 2017 (representative 2017-2019)
Next election 2019 - for the period of office 2020- 2022

Waldemar Goździk
Department of Anaesthesiolog and Intensive Therapy
Wroclaw Medical University
Borowska st. 213, 50 - 556 Wroclaw, Poland
Phone: +48 71 733 23 10
Fax: +48 71 733 23 09
E-mail address: waldemar.gozdzik@unmed.wroc.pl

Portugal
Re-elected: 2017 (representative 2017-2019)

Next election 2019 - for the period of office 2020- 2022

João Viterbo
Anesthesiology Department
Centro Hospitalar São João,EPE
Alameda Professor Hernani Monteiro, Porto, Portugal
Phone: +351 91 9871065
E-mail:joao.viterbo@sapo.pt

Romania
Elected: 2013 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Ioana Marinicá
Institutul de Boli Cardiovasculare
"c.c Iloescu" - Bucuresti
Sos Fundeni 268
Romania
Phone: +40-00721829802
E-mail: i_raileanu@yahoo.fr

Russia
Elected: 2016 (representative 2016-2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019-2021

Vladimir Lomivorotov
Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
State Research Institute of Circulation Pathology
Rechkunovskaya 15 street,
630055 Novosibirsk
Russia
Phone: +8 383 292 4103
Fax: +8 383 332 2437
E-mail: v.lomivorotov@gmail.com

Saudi Arabia
Elected: 2017 (representative 2017-2019)
Next election in 2019 - for the period of office 2020-2022

Ahmed el Demerdash
Associate Professor, Consultant Cardiac Anaesthesia
King Saudi University
King Fahad Cardic Center
Riyahd, Saudi Arabia
E-mail: drdemerdash@gmail.com

Slovenia
Elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election in 2016 - for the period of office 2017-2019

Elizabeta Spela Music, MD
University Medical Center Ljubljana
Department of Cardiovascular Surgery
Zaloska 7
1000 Ljubljana / SL
E-mail: spela.music@kclj.si
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Spain
Elected: 2016 (representative 2016- 2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019- 2021

Alberto Hernandez
Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care
Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge
Feixa Llarga, s/n, 08907 L'Hospitalet de Llobregat
Barcelona, Spain
E-mail: albimar23@gmail.com

Sweden
Election in progress


Switzerland
Elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Dominique Bettex
Cardiac Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care
University Hospital Zurich
Raemistrasse 100
CH-8091 Zurich
Tel: 0041 44 255 59 33
Fax: 0041 44 255 44 09
E-mail: dominique.bettex@usz.ch

The Netherlands
Re-elected: 2014 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Jan van Klarenbosch
Division of perioperative and emergency Medicine
University Medical Center Utrecht
3508 GA Utrecht, The Netherlands
Private: Acaciapark 19
1213 LC Hilversum
The Netherlands
E-mail: J.vanKlarenbosch@umcutrecht.nl
Phone: +31-356 23 2896
E-mail: JvanKlarenbosch@kpnmail.nl

Elected: 2014 (representative 2014- 2016)
Next election 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Joost van der Maaten, MD
Section Cardiac Anesthesia
Departments of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG)
9700RB Groningen
The Netherlands
Phone: +31 50 3616161 (work)
E-mail: j.van.der.maaten@umcg.nl

Turkey
Re-elected: 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election in 2016 - for the period of office 2017- 2019

Ozcan Erdemli
Acibadem Ankara Hospital
Acibadem Univerity Medical Faculty
Anesthesiology and Intensive Care
630. Street, No: 6Oran - Cankaya
06100 Ankara, Turkey
Office: +90-312-5934403
Mobile: +90_532-2618974
e-mail: ozcan.erdemli@acibadem.com.tr

United Kingdom
Elected: 2016 (representative 2016- 2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019- 2021

Ben O'Brien
Clinical Director
Department of Perioperative Medicine
St Bartholomew's Hospital & Barts Heart Centre PA Shibolin Nahar, 1st Floor KGV Wing London EC1A 7BE
+44 203 7658054
Email: Shibolin.Nahar@bartshealth.nhs.uk

Elected 2016 (representative 2016- 2018)
Next election in 2018 - for the period of office 2019-2021

Johan Bence
Consultant Cardiothoracic Anaesthesiologist
Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Glenfield Hospital
University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
Leicester
LE3 9QP
United Kingdom
Email: j.dbence@btopenworld.com

USA
Elected 2014 (representative 2014-2016)
Next election 2016 - for the period of office 2017-2019

Bruce D. Spiess
Professor of Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
1101 East Marshall Street - SAnger Bldg B1-015B
VA 23298-0695 Richmond
USA
Phone: +1 804 828 2267
Email: bdspiess@vcu.edu