Current Executive Board

2017 - 2019

Thomas VOIT, MD (President)
Professor of Paediatrics, UCL Gt Ormond Street Institute of Child Health
Director, Great Ormond Street Hospital Biomedical Research Centre
30 Guilford Street, London WC1N 1EH, UK
Tel.+442079052211
t.voit@ucl.ac.uk

Haluk TOPALOGLU, MD (Secretary)
Chief, Dept of Child Neurology
Hacettepe Children's Hospital
Ankara, 06100, Turkey
Tel: +90 532 234 1226
Fax: +90 312 305 2773
htopalog@hacettepe.edu.tr

Gisèle BONNE, PhD (Treasurer)
Center of Research in Myology
Sorbonne Université - Inserm UMRS 974
Institut de Myologie
G.H. Pitié-Salpêtrière
47, boulevard de l'Hôpital
F-75 651 Paris Cedex 13 - France
Tel: +33 1 42 16 57 23 (or 17)
Fax: +33 1 42 16 57 00
g.bonne@institut-myologie.org

Victor DUBOWITZ (Hon. President)
Dubowitz Neuromusc Centre
UCL GOS Inst of Child Health
30 Guilford St
London, WC1N 1EH, UK
Tel: +44 20 7905 2111
v.dubowitz@imperial.ac.uk

 

Kevin FLANIGAN, MD
Director, Center for Gene Therapy
Director, NIAMS Center for Research Translation in Muscular Dystrophy Therapeutic Development
The Research Institute, WA3014
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
700 N. Children’s Drive
Columbus, Ohio 43205
Tel: 614-355- 2947
Fax: 614-722- 3273
kevin.flanigan@nationwidechildrens.org

Nathalie GOEMANS, MD
Child Neurology, Neuromuscular Centre
UZ Leuven Gasthuisberg Campus
Herestraat 49 B-3000 LEUVEN Belgium
Tel: +32 16 34 38 45
Fax +32 16 34 38 42
nathalie.goemans@uzleuven.be

Nigel LAING, PhD
Centre for Medical Research, University of Western Australia
The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research
QQ Block, QEII Medical Centre,
6 Verdun Street,
Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
Tel: +61 8 6151 0701
Fax: +61 8 6151 0741
nigel.laing@perkins.uwa.edu.au

Francesco MUNTONI, MD
Director
Dubowitz Neuromuscular Centre
UCL GOS Institute of Child Health
30 Guiford Street, WC1N1EH 
Tel. 44 207 9052869 
Fax. 44 207 905 2832
f.muntoni@ucl.ac.uk

Carmen NAVARRO, MD, PhD
Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Galicia Sur
Hospital Alvaro Cunqueiro
Clara Campoamor, 341
36213 Vigo Spain
Tel : +34 687 760 289
carmen.navarro.fernandez.balbuena@sergas.es

Ichizo NISHINO, MD
Director, Department of Neuromuscular Research
National Institute of Neuroscience
National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry (NCNP)
4-1- 1 Ogawahigashi-cho, Kodaira, Tokyo 187-8502, Japan
Tel: +81-42- 346-1712
Fax: +81-42- 346-1742
nishino@ncnp.go.jp

Anders OLDFORS, MD
Director, Institute of Biomedicine
The Sahlgrenska Academy at University of Gothenburg
Department of Pathology
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
SE 413 45 Gothenburg, Sweden
Tel +46 31 3422084
Fax +46 31 7412458
anders.oldfors@gu.se

Werner STENZEL, MD
Head of the Diagnostic and Research unit for Neuromuscular Diseases
Department of Neuropathology
Charitéplatz 1 10117 BERLIN Germany
Tel ++49 30450536073
Fax ++49 30450536940
Werner.Stenzel@charite.de

Volker STRAUB, MD
Harold Macmillan Professor of Medicine
The John Walton Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre
MRC Centre for Neuromuscular Diseases at Newcastle
Institute of Genetic Medicine, Newcastle University
Central Parkway, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 3BZ, UK
Tel: +44(0)1912418762/8655
Fax: +44(0)1912418770
volker.straub@ncl.ac.uk

 

Peter VAN DEN BERGH, MD
Centre de Référence Neuromusculaire,
Cliniques universitaires St-Luc, 10 avenue Hippocrate, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
Fax. + 32 2 764 9052
Tel. +32 2 764 1311
vandenbergh@nchm.ucl.ac.be

John VISSING, MD, DMSci
Director, Copenhagen Neuromuscular Center
Department of Neurology, section 6921
Rigshospitalet, University of Copenhagen
Juliane Maries Vej 28 DK-2100 Copenhagen
Denmark
Tel. +45 35452562/1842
Web: www.neuromuscular.dk
vissing@rh.dk