Gold Medallists

Gabriel P. Krestin, Rotterdam/NL

Gabriel P. Krestin is full professor of radiology and chairman of the Department of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine at Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Claude Manelfe, Toulouse/FR

Claude Manelfe is professor emeritus at Paul Sabatier University in Toulouse, France. He was professor and chairman of diagnostic radiology at Paul Sabatier University for thirty years, and head of the diagnostic and therapeutic neuroradiology department at Purpan University Hospital in Toulouse.

Peter Vock, Bern/CH

Peter Vock is professor emeritus at the University of Bern and senior consultant radiologist at Bern University Hospital (Inselspital) in Bern, Switzerland. He chaired the Institute of Radiology of Bern University from 1989 to 2012.

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Honorary Members

Ronald L. Arenson, San Francisco, CA/US

Ronald L. Arenson is the Alexander R. Margulis Distinguished Professor and chair of the department of radiology and biomedical imaging at the University of California, San Francisco, where he has worked since 1992. He is the immediate past president of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA).

Hassen A. Gharbi, Tunis/TN

Hassen A. Gharbi is a professor of radiology and medical biophysics from Tunis, Tunisia. He was head of the department of radiology at Tunis Children’s Hospital and head of the medical biophysics department at Tunis Medical School. He is the immediate past president of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB) and the African Society of Radiology (ASR).

Qiyong Guo, Shenyang/CN

Qiyong Guo is a professor of radiology and chairman of the radiology department at Shengjing Hospital, China Medical University (CMU). He is also president of Shengjing Hospital, vice president of CMU, and dean of the radiology faculty.

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Honorary Lecturers

Staffan Holmin, Stockholm/SE

Staffan Holmin is the Söderberg professor of clinical neuroimaging at Karolinska Institutet. He is also a consultant in endovascular neurointervention and vice chairman of the neuroradiology department at Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden.

Andrea G. Rockall, London/UK

Andrea G. Rockall is Consultant Radiologist at the Royal Marsden Hospital and Visiting Professor of Radiology at Imperial College London, UK.

Valérie Vilgrain, Clichy/FR

Valérie Vilgrain is chair of the radiology department at Beaujon University Hospital in Clichy and full professor of radiology at Paris Diderot University – Paris 7, France.

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Boris Rajewsky Medallists

(former EAR)


Prof. L. Bonomo, IT • Prof. G. Frija, FR • Prof. N. Gourtsoyiannis, GR • Prof. I.W. McCall, UK


Dr. G. Hurley, IE • Prof. G. van Kaick, DE


Prof. M. Blery, FR • Prof. R. Rienmüller, AT


Prof. T. Pirnar, TR

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In Memoriam

Guy-Henri Sebag (1959 – 2014)

The ESR is sad to report the loss of Professor Guy-Henri Sebag, from the Hôpital Robert Debre in Paris, France, who passed away on November 28, 2014, at the age of 55.

Please find below a short announcement by the European Society of Paediatric Radiology:

Dear members, dear friends,
we have to announce you the extremely sad news that Professor Guy Sebag, European Managing Editor for our journal, Pediatric Radiology, has suddenly passed away on November, Friday 28th. Our thoughts are with his family; Christina, his wife, and their 3 children.

Profs. Catherine Adamsbaum and Jean-François Chateil

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