Professor Guy Frija is currently Professor of radiology in Paris and in McMaster-Ontario/CA universities and was the Head of the Imaging Department at Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou. Opened in 2000, H.E.G.P. is the most advanced hospital in France in the field of IT. The Imaging Department has 5 professors, 2 assistant professors, 5 fellows, 10 full time consultants and 14 residents. Its structure is organ-based with oriented activities in oncology, cardiac and emergency imaging. In addition, a research laboratory fully equipped for small animal imaging is running in parallel.
His professional orientations are in chest imaging, contrast agents and IT. He has also developed clinical and fundamental research within these areas presented in several relevant publications.
During the past fifteen years, he served in various positions in national and international societies, such as:
– Chairman of the Société Française de Radiologie (1996-2004)
– President of the International Society for Strategic Studies in Radiology (2007)
– President of the European Society of Radiology (2013-2014) and currently past-President