MEMBERS OF EFRR COUNCIL

Council members from right to left: Matilde Leonardi, Helena Burger, Susanne Weinbrenner, Frederike van Wijk, Sven-Uno Marnetoft, Gülseren Akyuz (former member until 2021), Susanna Melkas, Cecília Varjú

EFRR President
Prof. Helena Burger MD, PhD
Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine Specialist
University Rehabilitation Institute and Faculty of Medicine
University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

 

MEMBERS OF EFRR COUNCIL

Prof. Frederike van Wijck
EFRR Secretary, 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

Dr. Susanne Weinbrenner MD, PhD, MPH
Former EFRR President (2019 – 2021),
Chief Medical Director and Head of Department “Social Medicine and Rehabilitation”,
German Pension Insurance (Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bund),
Berlin, Germany
susanne.weinbrenner@drv-bund.de

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

Prof. Karadag‐Saygi Evrim
EFRR Vice-President
,
School of medicine, Marmara University,
Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation,
Turkey
evrim.saygi@marmara.edu.tr

Prof. Susanna Melkas MD, PhD
EFRR Treasurer
,
Assistant Professor of neurological rehabilitation, Chief neurologist,
University Hospital, University of Helsinki, Finland
Susanna.Melkas@hus.fi

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