Paco Piñal (Spain) - Advisory Board Chairman
Born in Santander, Spain. 1960.
MD degree, University Complutense, Madrid. 1983.
Dr Med degree, University Complutense, Madrid. 1989
Plastic Surgery training. Hospital Universitario, Madrid.1983–1988.
Fellow in Microsurgery with Ian Taylor (Melbourne, Australia), 1989.
Fellow in Hand Surgery at the Kleinert Institute (Louisville, KY, USA), 1990.
Editor: Revista Iberoamericana de CirugÄ±´a de la Mano. 2004–2007
Assistant Editor. The Journal of Hand Surgery (European Volume): 2007–2009.
Head of the Institute for Hand-Wrist and Plastic Surgery. Private Practice and Hospital Mutua Montan˜ esa.
President: The European Wrist Arthroscopy Society (2008–2010).
Main interests: Wrist, arthroscopy, microsurgery, toe transfer for reconstruction of the mutilated hand.