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Governing Council

The WEO Governing Council is comprised of the members of the Executive Committee, Standing Committee Chairs and the Presidents of WEO’s member societies.

Executive Committee 2020-2022


President:
Fabian Emura (Colombia)


President-Elect:
Hisao Tajiri (Japan)


Past President:
Jean-Francois Rey (France)


Secretary General:
Douglas Faigel (USA)

Secretary General: Dong-Wan Seo (Rep. of Korea)
Treasurer:
Dong-Wan Seo (Rep. of Korea)

Zone presidents


President A-PSDE
Seigo Kitano (Japan)


President ESGE
Mario Dinis-Ribeiro (Portugal)


President SIED
Asadur Tchekmedyian (Uruguay)

 

Standing Committee Chairs 2020-2022


Colorectal Cancer Screening
Evelien Dekker (Netherlands)


Documentation & Standardization
Thomas de Lange (Norway)

Documentation & Standardization
Koji Matsuda (Japan)


Education
Douglas Faigel (USA)

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Research
Krish Ragunath (Australia)


Surgical Endoscopy: Philip Chiu (Hong Kong)


Standards of Practice & Publications
Tibor Gyökeres (Hungary)

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Stomach and Duodenal Diseases
Mitsuhiro Fujishiro (Japan)