Prof. Ioan Stefan Florian, MD, PhD is professor and head of department of Neurosurgery at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Iuliu Hatieganu” Cluj-Napoca, Romania, senior neurosurgeon and head of department of Neurosurgery at the Cluj County Emergency Hospital, Cluj-Napoca, Romania. He is also Corresponding Member of the Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences and Past President of the Romanian Society of Neurosurgery. Internationally, he is President of EMN (Euroacademia Multidisciplinaria Neurotraumatologica) and Second Vice President at large – East Europe of WFNS.
As a senior neurosurgeon, up to now, he performed over 16,000 surgeries, with no less than 750 surgeries per year in the last 5 years. His main areas of interest are aimed at the cerebrovascular pathology, neuro-oncology and paediatric neurosurgery.