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Governance 2015

by Andrel Linnenbank last modified Mar 22, 2016 01:26 PM This work EAMBES - European Alliance of Medical and Biological Engineering and Science is licensed under the Creative Commons License Attribution - Noncommercial - No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported .

The General Council is the highest authority of EAMBES.

The General Council elects the Executive Board, which consists of the Officers of the Alliance: President, President Elect, Past President, Secretary General and Treasurer.

Executive Board 

  • President: Jari Hyttinen
Representative of the Finnish Society for Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics(Finland)

Tampere University of Technology 

Korkeakoulunkatu 10, FI-33720 Tampere
Phone: +358 (0)3 3115 11
CV Hyttinen

  • President-Elect: Panayiotis Kyriacou
Representative of Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine

School of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, City University London

Northampton Square London, EC1V 0HB
Phone:+44 (0)20 7040 8131
CV Kyriacou

  • Past-President: Birgit Glasmacher

Representative of European Society for Artificial Organs
Leibniz Universitaet Hannover
Callinstraße 36 | D - 30167 Hannover Germany
Phone:+ 49 - 511.762 3828 
CV Glasmacher

  • Secretary General: Andre Linnenbank
Representative of Netherlands' Society for Biophysics and Biomedical Engineering


 Meibergdreef 15 1105 AZ, Amsterdam
 CV Linnenbank
  • Treasurer: Erik Schkommodau
Representative of the Swiss Society for Biomedical Engineering




  • Councillor for Policy Affairs: Leandro Pecchia
Representative of Italian Society of Medical and Biomedical Engineering


 School of Engineering, University of Warwick, UK
 Phone:+44 (0) 750 571 6490
 CV Pecchia
  • Councillor for External affairs and Social Media: Eleni Kaldoudi
Representative of the Greek Society for Biomedical Engineering (ELEVIT)



  • Councillor for Regulatory & Industrial Affairs: Michael Imhoff 
Representative of the DGBMT German Society for Biomedical Engineering within VDE e.V  (Germany)
  Ruhr-University Bochum 
 D-44780 Bochum, Germany
 Phone: +49-231-973022-0
 CV Imhoff
  • Councillor for Research Affairs: Timo Jämsä
Representative of the University of Oulu


 Institute of Biomedicine, Aapistie 7, 90220 Oulu
 Phone: +358 294 486001
 CV Jamsa
  • Councillor: Richard Reilly

Representative of the EThe European Society of Engineering and Medicine and The  Royal Irish Academy of Medicine in Ireland

Trinity Centre for Bioengineering, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

CV Reilly

  • Fellow: Heinrich Schima

 CV Schima





  • Councillor: Karin Wardell
  • Councillor: Andreas Melzer

Our statute and by-laws

 If you wish to download the documents, please click on the links below:

 Governance History

This is the link to the previous executives of EAMBES.

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