GOLD Assembly

The GOLD National Leaders are individuals from around the world with an interest in promoting the goals of GOLD within their home country. The group meets periodically to share information about programs of health education, COPD management, and prevention.

 

ARGENTINA
Dr. Andrés L. Echazarreta
La Plata, Argentina

BANGLADESH
Dr. Kazi S. Bennoor
Dhaka, Bangladesh

Prof. Md. Mostafizur Rahman
Dhaka, Bangladesh

BELGIUM
Professor Wim Janssens
Leuven, Belgium

BULGARIA
Dr. Yavor Ivanov
Pleven, Bulgaria

CHINA
Fu-Qiang Wen, MD, PhD

COLOMBIA
Alejandro Casas, MD
Vice-Director, COPD Department
Latin American Thoracic Society

CROATIA
Neven Miculinic, MD
Zagreb, Croatia

CZECH REPUBLIC
Stanislav Kos, MD, PhD, FCCP
Mirosov, Czech Republic

EGYPT
Hisham Tarraf, MD
Cairo, Egypt

FINLAND
Mazur Witold MD, PhD
Helsinki, Finland

FRANCE
Prof. Gaetan Deslée
Reims, France

GEORGIA
Maia Gotua, MD, PhD
Tbilisi, Georgia

GERMANY
Daiana Stolz MD MPH
University Medical Center Freiburg
Freiburg, Germany

GREECE
Prof. Konstantinos Kostikas
Ioannina, Greece

HONG KONG CHINA
David S.C. Hui, MD
Shatin, N.T. Hong Kong

ICELAND
Dr. Gunnar Gudmundsson
Reykjavik, Iceland

INDIA
Dr. R. Narasimhan, MD
Chennai, India

Dr Kshitij Agarwal, MD
New Delhi, India

INDONESIA
Prof. Faisal Yunus

IRAN
Dr. Masjedi Mohammad Reza
Tehran, Iran

Mohammad Ashkan Moslehi, MD
Shiraz, Iran

IRELAND
Sarah O'Beirne, MD PhD
Dublin, Ireland

Dr. Breda Cushen, MD PhD
Beaumont Hospital
Dublin, Ireland

ISRAEL
Zvi G. Fridlender, MD, MSc
Jerusalem, Israel

ITALY
Prof. Antonio Spanevello, MD, FERS
Varese, Italy

JAPAN
Takahide Nagase, MD
Tokyo, Japan

KAZAKHSTAN
Tair Nurpeissov
Almaty, Kazakhstan

KOREA
Yeon-Mok Oh, MD
Seoul, South Korea

KUWAIT
Prof. Mousa Khadadah
Kuwait University

KYRGYZSTAN
Talant Sooronbaev, MD
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

LEBANON
Mirna Waked, MD, FCCP
Balamand University, Lebanon

LITHUANIA
Prof Kestutis Malakauskas, MD, PhD
Kaunas, Lithuania

MALTA
Prof. Joseph M Cacciotolo
Pieta, Malta

MEXICO
Ana Sofía Ramírez-García Luna, MD
Mexico City, Mexico

MOLDOVA
Alexandru Corlateanu, MD, PhD
ERS National Delegate
Republic of Moldova

NEPAL
Dr. Navin Kumar Mishra, MD, MPH, FAPSR, FCCP
Kathmandu Medical College
Nepal, Asia

PAKISTAN
Prof. Javaid Khan
Karachi, Pakistan

Dr. Jamil Ur Rehman Tahir
Kammanwala, Sialkot Cantt, Pakistan

Dr. Mohammad Osman Yusuf
Islamabad, Pakistan

POLAND
Pawel Sliwinski, MD, PhD
Warsaw, Poland

ROMANIA
Florin Mihaltan, MD
Bucharest, Romania

Ruxandra Ulmeanu, MD
Bucharest, Romania

RUSSIA
Prof. Zaurbek Aisanov, MD
Moscow, Russia

Prof. Alexandre Vizel, MD
Kazan, Tatarstan Republic, Russian Federation

Sergey Fedosenko, MD, PhD
Siberian State Medical University, Tomsk, Russia

SAUDI ARABIA
Mohammed Al Ghobain, MD
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

SINGAPORE
Kian-Chung Ong, MD

Wan-Cheng Tan, MD
Chair, Asian Pacific COPD Roundtable

SLOVAK REPUBLIC
Ivan Solovič
Propad, Slovakia

SOUTH AFRICA
Prof. Richard van Zyl-Smit
University of Cape Town and
Groote Schuur Hospital
Cape Town, South Africa

SPAIN
Dr. Patricia Sobradillo

SWITZERLAND
Daiana Stolz, MD
Basel, Switzerland

SYRIA
Yousser Mohammad, MD
Lattakia, Syria

TRINIDAD & TOBAGO
Dr. Sateesh Madhava Sakhamuri
The University of the West Indies,
Trinidad and Tobago

TURKEY
Prof. Dr. Hakan Gunen
Malatya, Turkey

Prof. Nurdan Kokturk, MD
Ankara, Turkey

UGANDA
Patricia Alupo, MBChB., MMED
Makerere University Lung Institute in Uganda, Africa

UKRAINE
Vitalii Poberezhets, MD
National Pirogov Memorial Medical University · Department of Propedeutics of Internal Medicine
Vinnytsia, Ukraine

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
Ed Portilllo, PharmD
University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
Madison, Wisconsin

VIETNAM
Ngo Quy Chau, MD, PhD
Hanoi, Vietnam

Le Thi Tuyet Lan, MD, PhD
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Sy Duong-Quy, MD, PhD, FCCP
Lam Dong Medical College, Vietnam