Prof. Antoine Tesniere MD, PhD
Prof. Antoine Tesniere, MD, PhD, is specialized in Anesthesiology and Intensive care, and has a full time position at Cochin Hospital, APHP, Paris. He is also the Director of iLumens simulation center, Université Paris Descartes, and vice director of the Doctoral School « Frontiers in life sciences », Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Université Paris Descartes. He holds an MD, obtained in 2007 from Université Paris Descartes, and a Phd, obtained in 2009 from Université Paris Sud. He is also Dean for medical education at Université Paris Descartes Medical School, is working as special advisor for simulation in healthcare for Health Institution (Haute Autorité de Santé), and is the current President of the European Society for Simulation in Healthcare SESAM, and the current secretary for the French society for simulation in Healthcare (SoFraSims). Antoine Tesniere is the co founder of iLumens, an innovative Simulation Department that develops new training and research programs using all simulation modalities, and virtual environments (serious games), for every healthcare professionals. Through all these activities, Antoine Tesniere has developed a renowned expertise in the field of new technologies for information and communication, and of new approaches around learning and teaching, especially for healthcare professionals. More info: www.ilumens.org
Prof. Mustafa Karahan M.D.
Professor Mustafa Karahan M.D. is an internationally active Orthopedic Surgeon working mainly on Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery, Shoulder Surgery and Arthroscopy. He is currently Adjunct Professor of Orthopedics in Acibadem University, Istanbul where he is actively involved in CASE (Center for Advance Simulation and Training) After his graduation from Hacettepe University in Ankara, Dr. Karahan completed his residency in Marmara University in Istanbul, Turkey.
He worked in Marmara University from 1988 to 2012 until achieving full Professorship of Orthopedics. He has founded Marmara University Sports Sciences and Health Research Center in Istanbul in 2004. He implemented a teaching method on Arthroscopic Surgery on bovine knee. Currently, the center is working mainly on Sports Prevention and Return to Sports issues.
Dr. Karahan is an Executive Board Member of ESSKA and is the Editor of ESSKA Academy, the online teaching portal of ESSKA. He is the vice Chair of the Publication Committee of ISAKOS.
He has published more than 70 scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals, has over 150 scientific presentations. He has authored in book chapters led by “Effective Training of Arthroscopic Skills”. He is an Editorial Board Member of American Journal of Sports Medicine (AJSM), Journal of Arthroscopy and KSSTA.