A/Prof Christian Pállson Nolsøe MD PhDWFUMB President

    Christian Nolsøe is President of the World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology (WFUMB) and past President of both European ultrasound federation (EFSUMB) and Danish ultrasound Society (DSDU). He was Co-President of the 2011 ultrasound World congress WFUMB 2011 in Vienna, Co-chair of the Scientific Program Committee for the 2015 world congress in Orlando WFUMB/AIUM 2015 and secretary for the 1991 world congress in Copenhagen WFUMB 1991 plus organizer for numerous Danish and international ultrasound congresses and courses.

    He is a board-certified radiologist with subspecialty in ultrasound and holds a PhD in ultrasound guided tissue ablation from University of Copenhagen in 1996. He has co-authored over 100 scientific articles and abstracts.

    Presently he is Asc professor at Copenhagen Academy for Medical Education and Simulation (CAMES) and consultant at Section of Ultrasound, Department of Gastroenterology, Herlev Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Denmark. In addition, he is co-director and co-owner of “Ultrasound & X-ray Clinic”, a large radiology clinic in Copenhagen.

    He is proudly honorary member of the Australasian, Korean and American medical ultrasound societies i.e. ASUM, KSUM and AIUM.

    His fields of research and interest center on ultrasound and include ultrasound contrast, interventional and surgical US, tissue ablation, Image fusion, medical student education plus ultrasound in developing countries.

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