Raul Barco MD, PhD. received his medical education in the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and his training in Hospital Universitario La Paz in Madrid, Spain, where he is a member of the Upper Limb Unit focusing on shoulder and elbow problems since 2004.
He has been awarded the SECEC traveling fellowship program in 2013 and has been a visiting clinician at the Mayo Clinic at Rochester, MN.
He is president-elect of the Spanish Society of Shoulder and Elbow, Chair of the Elbow Group of ESSKA and a member of the Qualification Committee of SECEC.
In-Ho Jeon, MD, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Ulsan in Seoul, Korea. Active clinical appointment majoring elbow and upper extremity surgeries in Asan Medical Center, University Hospital of Ulsan Medical School. He serves as an associated editor of Journal of Shoulder Elbow Surgery, and a member of the Examination Board of Korean Orthopedic Association.
Dr. Jeon achieved medical degree from Kyungpook National University in Daegu and finished orthopedic resident training in the same university hospital. Shoulder and Elbow Research Fellowship in the University of Nottingham supervised by Prof. Angus Wallace for two years and became assistant professor in the Kyungpook National University. Dr. Jeon worked in Mayo Clinic for clinical and research on elbow with Prof. Bernard Morrey. Dr. Jeon published over 100 scientific papers in peer reviewed journal as a main author and became Professor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery in Asan Medical Center and served as a chair person of scientific committee of ICSES in elbow program.
Clinical research work covers elbow anatomy, biomechanics and elbow trauma. Professor Jeon’s research team collaborates with researchers in robotics, and IT companies to establish next generation robotic surgery in orthopedic surgery and a new digital surgical suite. Dr. Jeon’s team has several grants supported by the Ministry of Health & Welfare, and Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy of Korean Government.
Christos Koukos, Dr. med., is the head of the arthroscopic division in the EVK Mettmann in Germany. He deals mostly with sports injuries of the elbow, instabilities etc.. After finishing his residency and subspecialty of “spezielle orthopädische Chirurgie“ in Germany, he worked as a consultant in the Sportklinik Duisburg. He has done visiting elbow fellowships in the the ARCUS Klinik under PD Dr. Klaus Burkhart.