MEMBERS OF EFRR COUNCIL

Council members from right to left: Matilde Leonardi, Helena Burger, Susanne Weinbrenner, Frederike van Wijk, Sven-Uno Marnetoft, Gülseren Akyuz, Susanna Melkas

EFRR President
Dr. Susanne Weinbrenner MD, PhD, MPH

Chief Medical Director and Head of Department “Social Medicine and Rehabilitation”
German Pension Insurance (Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund)
Berlin, Germany
Susanne.Weinbrenner@drv-bund.de

Vice-president
Prof. Helena Burger MD, PhD
Medical director, specialist of PRM,
University Rehabilitation Institute Republic of Slovenia,
Ljubljana, Slovenia
helena.burger@ir-rs.si

Secretary
Prof. Susanna MELKAS,

University of Helsinki, Finland

Susanna.Melkas@hus.fi

MEMBERS

Prof. Frederike van Wijck
Former EFRR President (2017 – 2019),
Professor in neurological rehabilitation, Institute for Applied Health Research and School of Health and Life Sciences,
Glasgow Caledonian University,
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Frederike.vanWijck@gcu.ac.uk

Prof. Gülseren Akyuz
Former EFRR President (2015 – 2017),
Specialist of PRM,
Marmara University School of Medicine,
Department of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine,
Istanbul, Turkey
gulserena@gmail.com

Ass. Prof. Dr. Cecilia VARJU
Department of Rheumatology, Immunology and Rehabilitation Medicine
Clinic Centre,
University of Pècs,
Budapest, Hungary

varju.cecilia@pte.hu

 

Prof. Matilde Leonardi
Neurologist, Paediatrician and Child Neurologist
Head of Neurology, Public Health,
Disability Unit Carlo Besta Neurological Institute,
Milan, Italy
leonardi@istituto-besta.it

Dr. Sven-Uno Marnetoft PhD
Associate professor, Rehabilitation Science
Department of Health Sciences,
Mid Sweden University,
Östersund, Sweden
su.marnetoft@gmail.com