27th WCE 2009 Munich, Germany * World Congress of Endourology & SWL * www.wce2009.de * October 6th - 10th 2009

Congress Faculty

Society of Endourology and SWL
President Badlani, Gopal, USA
Past-President Ono, Yoshinari, Japan
President-Elect van Cangh, Paul, Belgium
Treasurer Denstedt, John, Canada
Secretary General Clayman, Ralph, USA
Scientific Chairman Desai, Mahesh, India
Founding President Smith, Arthur, USA
Executive Secretary
  Paoli, Michele, USA



Congress Organizing Committee
President Rassweiler, Jens, Heilbronn
Scientific Chairman Chaussy, Christian, Munich
Congress Secretaries
  Teber, Dogu, Heilbronn
  Neumayr, Andreas, Munich



German Organizing Committee
Alken, Peter Mannheim Burchardt, Martin Hannover
Fornara, Paulo Halle Gross, Andreas Hamburg
Gschwend, Jürgen Munich Haupt, Gerald Speyer
Hoffmann, Rainer Marburg Jocham, Dieter Lübeck
Knoll, Thomas Sindelfingen-Böblingen Köhrmann, Kai-Uwe Mannheim
Kuntz, Rainer Berlin Michel, Stefan-Maurice Mannheim
Muschter, Rolf Rotenburg Stief, Christian Munich
Stolzenburg, Jens-Uwe Leipzig Straub, Michael Munich
Thüroff, Stefan Munich Vögeli, Thomas Bardenberg
Wieland, Wolfgang Regensburg Wirth, Manfred Dresden
Witsch, Ulrich Frankfurt    



International Scientific Board
Abbou, Claude France Alivizatos, Gerasimos Greece
Baba, Shiro Japan Breda, Guglielmo Italy
Brehmer, Marianne Sweden Castillo Cadiz, Octavio Chile
De la Rosette, Jean Netherlands Erdogru, Tibet Turkey
Escobar, Paulo Venezuela Fuchs, Gerhard USA
Galluci, Michele Italy Gill, Inderbir USA
Guillonneau, Bertrand USA Gutierrez Aceves, Jorge Mexico
Janetschek, Günter Austria Joyce, Adrian United Kingdom
Kavoussi, Louis USA Keeley, Frank United Kingdom
Kim, Hyeon Hoe South Korea Kulkarmi, Ravi United Kingdom
Laguna, Pilar Netherlands Lingeman, James USA
Martov, Alexei Russia Matsuda, Tadashi Japan
Mottrie, Alex Belgium Netto, Nelson Brazil
Özgök, Yasar Turkey Ono, Yoshinari Japan
Pansadoro, Vito Italy Patel, Vipul USA
Piechaud, Thierry France Preminger, Glenn USA
Puppo, Paulo Italy Shalav, Arie USA
Su, Li-Ming USA Sulser, Tullio Switzerland
Sun, Yinghao China Sung, Gyang Tak South Korea
Tiselius, Hans-Göran Sweden Tolley, David United Kingdom
Traxer, Oliver France Tuerk, Ingolf USA
Van Velthoven, Roland Belgium Wong, Michael Singapore



Invited Faculty and Moderators
Abbou, Claude France Abreu, Sidney Brazil
Agarwal, Mayanak India Ahlering, Thomas USA
Ahn, H. Korea Alcaraz, Antonio Spain
Aldana, Joel Philippine Alivizatos, Gerasimos Greece
Alken, Peter Germany Annerstedt, Magnus Denmark
Arjun, Mallika India Aron, Monish USA
Artibani, Walter Italy Assimos, Dean USA
Autorino, Riccardo Italy Baba, Shiro Japan
Babayan, Richard USA Bach, Thorsten Germany
Bachmann, Alexander Switzerland Badlani, Gopal USA
Bagley, Demetrius USA Baykira, Mehmet Turkey
Bassiri, Abbas Iran Baumert, Hervé France
Baumhauer, Matthias Germany Bayer, Thomas Germany
Bergsdorf, Thorsten Germany Berkenblit, Robert USA
Bernardo, Norberto Argentina Bhayani, Sam USA
Bianchi, Gianpaolo Italy Bischoff, Werner Germany
Bjerklund-Johansen, T. Denmark Blana, A. Germany
Boonyapanichskul, P. Thailand Box, Geoffrey USA
Breda, Alberto Spain Breda, Guglielmo Italy
Brehmer, Marianne Sweden Bross, Stephan Germany
Bub, Peter Germany Bucholz, Noor United Kingdom
Bucuras, Viorel Romania Burchardt, Martin Germany
Burger, Maximillian Germany Caddedu, Jeffrey USA
Canes, David USA Carl, Stefan Germany
Castillo, Octavio Chile Castle, Erik USA
Cathelineau, Xavier France Chaussy, Christian Germany
Cheng, Christopher Singapore Celia, Antonio Italy
Cestari, Andrea Italy Chan, Wai-hee Steve Hongkong
Chew, Ben Canada Chien, Gary USA
Chiu, Allen Taiwan Clayman, Ralph USA
Cleveland, Ronald USA Conradie, Marius South Africa
Corcos, J. Canada Dasgupta, Prokar United Kingdom
Davis, John USA Deals, Peter Argentina
Defidio, Lorenzo Italy Deger, Serdar Germany
De la Rosette, Jean The Netherlands De la Taille, Alexandre France
Denstedt, John Canada De Reijke, Theo The Netherlands
Desai, Mahesh India Desai, Mihir USA
Desgrandschamps, Francois France De Sio, Marco Italy
Dhar, Mrinal USA Disanto, Vincenzo Italy
Djavan, Bob USA Doehn, Christian Germany
Eisele, Jorge Clavijo UK Elhilali, Mostafa Canada
Embert, Hugo France Emberton, Mark United Kingdom
Eraky, Ibrahim Egypt Erdogru, Tibet Turkey
Escovar, Paul Jr. USA Esen, Tarik Turkey
Fahlenkamp, Dirk Germany Faul, Peter Germany
Feitz, Walter The Netherlands Ficarra, Vincenzo Italy
Fornara, Paolo Germany Forssmann, Bernd Germany
Fortes, Marco Brazil Frede, Thomas Germany
Frohneberg, Dieter Germany Fuchs, Gerhard USA
Fujimoto, Kiyohide Japan Gaboardi, Franco Italy
Gallucci, Michele Italy Ganghi, Asfan France
Ganpule, Arvind India Gao, Xiaofeng China
Geavlete, Petrisor Romania Gelet, André France
Gettmann, Matthew USA Gill, Indebir USA
Gilling, Peter New Zealand Goezen, Ali Serdar Turkey
Goldstein, Marc USA Gomez Sancha, Fernando Spain
Gozzi, Christian Germany Grasso, Michael USA
Gravas, Stavros Greece Groh, Reinhard Germany
Gross, Andreas Germany Gschwend, Jürgen Germany
Guazzoni, Giorgio Italy Guillonneau, Bertrand USA
Guitierrez, Jorge Mexcio Gumpinger, Rudolf Germany
Gupta, Mantu USA Gupta, Narmanda India
Gutierez, Jorge Mexico Haber, George-Pascal USA
Habuchi, T. Japan Haecker, Axel Germany
Haferkamp, Axel Germany Hagg, Martin Germany
Hahn, R. Sweden Hampel, Christian Germany
Hattori, Ryouhei Japan Hatzinger, Martin Germany
Haupt, Gerald Germany Hautmann, Richard Germany
Hedican, Sean USA Heidenreich, Axel Germany
Hemal, Ashok USA Henkel, Thomas Germany
Herrell, D. USA Hirzinger, Georg Germany
Ho, Henry Singapore Hofmann, Rainer Germany
Hofmockel, Gerog Germany Hohenfellner, Markus Germany
Honey, John Canada Horsch, Reinhold Germany
Hoznek, Andras France Hruza, Marcel Germany
Hubert, Jaques France Humphreys, Mitchell USA
Huyghes, Eric France Janetschek, Gunter Austria
Jarret, Thomas USA Jewett, Michael Canada
Jocham, Dieter Germany John, Hubert Switzerland
Jordan, Gerald USA Joseph, Jean USA
Joyce, Adrian United Kingdom Juenemann, Klaus-Peter Germany
Kandasami, Sangam India Kaouk, Jihad USA
Katz, A. USA Kavoussi, Louis USA
Kawauchi, Akihiro Japan Keeley, Francis United Kingdom
Kekre, Nitin India Kim, Fernando USA
Kim, Hyeon Hoe Korea Kirpekar, Deepak India
Klein, Jan Germany Klingler, Christoph Austria
Knoll, Thomas Germany Koehrmann, Kai Uwe Germany
Kovac, R. Hungary Kulkarni, Ravi United Kingdom
Kuntz, Rainer Germany Kural, Ali Riza Turkey
Kurian, Abrahim India Kuczyk, Markus Germany
Laguna, Pilar The Netherlands Lahme, Sven Germany
Laible, Volker Germany Lampel, Alexander Germany
Landman, Jaime USA Lee, Benjamin USA
Lee, David USA Lee, Tchun Yong Korea
Leyh, Herbert Germany Leveille, Ray USA
Li, Shu-Keung HK China Li, Xun China
Liatsikos, Evangelos Greece Liedl, Bernhard Germany
Lima, Estevao Portugal Lingeman, James USA
Loch, Tillmann Germany Loebelenz, Matthias Germany
Lopes, Tome Portugal Loske, Achim Mexico
Lottmann, Henri France Lutz, Andreas Germany
Lyng, Raul Chile Maheshwari, P. India
Marberger, Michael Austria Marcovich, Robert USA
Martov, Alexei Russia Matin, S. USA
Matlaga, Brian USA Mamoulakis, Charalambus The Netherlands
Matsuda, Tadashi Japan Mc Ateer, John USA
Mc Dougall, Elspeth USA Melchior, Sebastian Germany
Melzer, Andreas United Kingdom Mendoza, Arturo Mexico
Menon, Mani USA Merseburger, Axel Germany
Messas, Aurel France Micali, Salvatore Italy
Michel, Maurice-Stephan Germany Miller, Kurt Germany
Monga, Manoj USA Montanari, Emanuele Italy
Moon, Young Tae Korea Mottrie, Alex Belgium
Mueller, Stefan Germany Munver, Ravi USA
Muschter, Rolf Germany Nagele, Udo Austria
Naito, Seiji Japan Nakada, Stephen USA
Nanke, Ralf Germany Neisius, Dietmar Germany
Netto, Nelson Rodrigues Brazil Niederberger, Craig USA
Nyirai, P.J. Hungary Nutahara, Kikuo Japan
O´Brien, Tim United Kindom Özgok, Yasar Turkey
Olbert, Peter Germany Ono, Yoshinari Japan
Ost, Michael USA Osther, Palle Denmark
Pace, Kenneth Canada Palou, Jean Spain
Pansadoro, Vito Italy Parekattil, Sijo USA
Park, Hyung Keun Korea Parra, Raul USA
Patel, Anup United Kingdom Patel, Vipul USA
Pautler, Stephen Canada Peabody, James USA
Pearle, Margaret USA Perez-Castro, Enrique Spain
Piechaud, Thiery France Pinto, Peter USA
Ponsky, Lee USA Porter, James USA
Preminger, Glenn USA Puppo, Paolo Italy
Pushkar, Dimitri Russia Ramalingam, M. India
Raman, Jay USA Rane, Abhay United Kingdom
Rao, Pradep India Rassweiler, Jens Germany
Reich, Oliver Germany Rein, F. Germany
Reuter, Matthias Germany Rha, Koon Ho Korea
Richstone, Lee USA Rimmington, Peter United Kingdom
Rioja, Jorge Spain Rocco, Francesco Italy
Roesch, Wolfgang Germany Ruszat, R Switzerland
Sabnis, Ravindra India Salomon, Laurent France
Santinelli, Flavio Argentina Sarica, K. Turkey
Schiefelbein, Frank Germany Schilling, David Germany
Schmeller, Nikolaus Austria Schulam, Peter Germany
Schultz-Lampel, Daniela Germany Schurr, Marc Germany
Schwartz, B. USA Schwarzer, Werner Germany
Scarpa, Roberto Italy Scoffone, Cesare Italy
Seibold, Jörg Germany Shalhav, Arieh USA
Shitara, Toshiya Japan Siegel, Yoram Israel
Siemer, Stefan Germany Sievert, Karl Germany
Simforoosh, Nasser Iran Smith, Arthur USA
Skolarikos, Andreas Greece Soler, Luc France
Sotelo, René Venezuela Staehler, Michael Germany
Stein, Conrado Chile Stenzl, Arnulf Germany
Stief, Christian Germany Stifelman, Michael USA
Stock, Christian Germany Stoeckle, Michael Germany
Stoianovic, Dan USA Stolzenburg, Jens-Uwe Germany
Straub, Michael Germany Su, Li-Ming USA
Subotic, Svetozar Germany Sulser, Tullio Switzerland
Sun, Yinghao China Sundaram, Chandru USA
Sung, Gyung Tak Korea Suzuki, Kazuo Japan
Sweet, Robert USA Tailly, Geert Belgium
Takenaka, A. Japan Te, Alexis USA
Teber, Dogu Germany Tefekli, Ahmet Turkey
Terachi, Toshiro Japan Tewari, Ash USA
Thakre, Atul India Thomas, Raju USA
Thüroff, Joachim Germany Thüroff, Stefan Germany
Tiselius, Hans Sweden Tolley, David United Kingdom
Traxer, Olivier France Trojan, Lutz Germany
Tschada, Reinhold Germany Tuerk, Ingolf USA
Tuerk, Christian Austria Tuncay, Omar Turkey
Ukimura, Osamu Japan Valdivia, Jean Spain
Van Cangh, Paul Belgium Van Cleynenbreugel, Ben Belgium
Van der Poel, Henk The Netherlands Van Velthoven, Roland Belgium
Varshney, Anil India Vasavada, Sandip USA
Vögeli, Thomas-Alexander Germany Volpe, Alessandro Italy
Wang, Run USA Watson, Graham United Kingdom
Wendt-Nordahl, Gunnar Germany Wess, Othmar Switzerland
Westphal, Jens Germany Wieland, Wolf Ferdinand Germany
Wijkstra, Hessel The Netherlands Wiklund, Peter Sweden
Winfield, Howard USA Wirth, Manfred Germany
Witjes, F. The Netherlands Witt, Jörn Germany
Witzsch, Ulrich Germany Wong, Michael Singapore
Wu, Guan USA Xie, Liping China
Yachia, Daniel Israell Yeung, C.K. HK China
Yin, Changiun China Yip, Sidney HK China
Zorn, Kevin USA Zumbé, Jürgen Germany
Zwergel, Thomas Germany Zwergel, Ulrike Germany