The main task of the EUROMACS Committee is to implement and maintain the scientific conceptual design and further development of the register by safeguarding the rights of the patients. Further, the EUROMACS Committee is responsible for formalizing agreements between EUROMACS and clinical centers as well as with research institutions.
Initially, the Committee has been composed by clinicians with the expected highest number of data records that are transmitted to the registry of the association. According to the statute of EUROMACS, future elections and recalls of members of the board of directors shall take place at the general members meeting.
As of November 30, 2017, the EUROMACS Committee consists of the following members:
|Prof. Dr. Bart Meyns (Leuven)||Executive Chairman|
|Dr. Med. Felix Schoenrath (Berlin)||Deputy Chairman|
|Dr. Ivan Netuka (Prague)||Treasurer|
|Prof. Dr. Andre Vincentelli (Lille)||Member|
|Dr. Evaristo Castedo (Madrid)||Member|
|Prof. Dr. Finn Gustafsson (Copenhagen)||Member|
|Prof. Dr. Pascal Leprince (Paris)||Member|
|Dr. Kadir Caliskan (Rotterdam)||Member|
|Prof. Dr. Francesco Musumeci (Rome)||Member|
|Prof. Dr. Thomas Krabatsch (Berlin)||Member||Prof. Dr. Jan Gummert (Bad Oeynhausen)||Past Chairman|
|Prof. Dr. Paul Mohacsi (Berne)||Past Vice Chairman|
The management of the regular business of the EUROMACS organisation is carried out by the Managing Director. The Committee has delegated several executive tasks to the Managing Director.
Theo M.M.H. de By MBA (The Hague) Managing Director
Scientific Advisory Council
The task of the Scientific Advisory Council shall promote and support the interests of the association with their scientific capabilities. In particular, the Scientific Advisory Council shall examine proposals for new research projects which are rejected by the board, as well as to assess the annual report which the board of directors prepares. The Scientific Advisory Council shall inform third party investors, as required by the regulations on grants, about the course of the sponsored projects.
The Scientific Advisory Council consists of:
|Dr. Fiane Arndt (Oslo)|
|Prof. Dr. Bart Meyns (Leuven)|
|Dr. Finn Gustafsson (Copenhagen)|
|Prof. Dr. Jaap Lahpor (Utrecht)|
|Prof. Dr. Luigi Martinelli (Pavia)|
|Dr. Julia Stein (Berlin)|
|Prof. Dr. Armin Zittermann (Bad Oeynhausen)|
|Prof. Dr. Steven Tsui (Cambridge)|