Current FISPGHAN Congress President:    Prof. Berthold Koletzko 



NASPGHAN:             James E. Heubi M.D.

                                   Carlo Di Lorenzo M.D.


Dr. Heubi is President of NASPGHAN and Secretary-Treasurer of FISPGHAN.  He is Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research and Director of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.  His general gastroenterology practice, with an emphasis on liver disease, is located at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Carlo DI Lorenzo M.D.


Carlo Di Lorenzo, MD, is Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Nationwide Children's Hospital where he holds the Robert F. and Edgar T. Wolfe Foundation Endowed Chair in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine.


Dr. Di Lorenzo has been among the first clinical investigators to assess the diagnostic value of antroduodenal and colonic  manometry and to use the electronic barostat to assess visceral sensitivity in children. He has been awarded the Master Award in Gastroenterology for Basic or Clinical research in Gastroenterology by the AGAI, the Golden Stethoscope Award by Nationwide Children’s Hospital and the Award for Senior Investigator in Pediatrics by the IFFGD.

He is currently the President of NASPGHAN.

PAPSPGHAN           Mohamad Miqdady


Dr. Mohamad Miqdady is American Board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. He is the Division Chief, Ped. GI, Hepatology & Nutrition Division at Sheikh Khalifa Medical City in UAE. Also an Adjunct Staff at Cleveland Clinic, Ohio USA.

Member of the FISPGHAN Council (Federation of International Societies of Pediatric Gastruenterology  Hepatology, and Nutrition) Expert member FISPGHAN Malnutrition/Obesity Expert team.

Dr. Miqdady completed his Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX, USA. He held the position of Assistant Professor at Jordan University of Science and Technology in Jordan for six years prior joining SKMC.

Main research interests include feeding difficulties, picky eating, obesity, procedural sedation, allergic GI disorders and celiac disease. He has several publications and authored few book chapters including On the Editorial Board of few journals including Gastroenterology & Hepatology.



Nezha Mouane



Head of the of Paediatrics’Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition Department
Academic Paediatric Hospital- Ibn Sina University Mohammed V

Rabat- Morocco


Clinical experience at both Necker Children Hospital, Paris, and Great Ormond Street Hospital, UK. Academic positions include Director of Training and Research in Nutrition and Food Sciences at the Medical School of Medicine and Pharmacy in Rabat.


President of the Moroccan Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology hepatology and Nutrition and the current General Secretary of the PanArabSociety of Pediatric Gastroenterology hepatology and Nutrition. Previous General Director of the Academic Hospitals IbnSina – Rabat. A consultant of the Ministary of Health and WHO- EMRO, in various Public Health Programmes, and previous member of the steering Committee of WHO Geneva.


2005-2013, Coordinator of the Telemedicine Program between Morocco and The Telemedicine Center of Washington DC.

Numerous articles and conferences in areas of Infant Nutrition, Gastroenterology, metabolic diseases and Hepatology.


Barbara Golden

Dr. Neelam Mohan




Director Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology,Hepatology & Liver Transplantation


Medanta – The MedicityHospital, Sector – 38 Gurgaon (Haryana)


President -  CAPGAN (Commonwealth  Association of Pediatric                                        Gastroenterology & Nutrition)


President : CHILD society


Founder Secretary- ISPGHAN (Indian Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology & Nutrition)


Chairperson of Women’s Forum -  GAPIO (Global Association of Physicians of Indian Origin)


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LASPGHAN              Juan Rivera             

                                  Armando Madrazo               


ESPGHAN                Berthold Koletzko        

                                  Raanan Shamir


APPSPGHAN           Akiru Matsui

                                  Jen- Hsuan Ni






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