Meet the Editorial Team



      Professor Klaus Hausegger graduated from the Medical University of Graz in 1984 and became full radiologist in 1992. Shortly after, he became an Assistant Professor at the Medical University of Graz.

He held positions as the Deputy Head of the Department of Radiology and the Department of Vascular and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital of Graz. His research interests lie in the field of vascular interventions including hepatobiliary interventions, TIPS and neurointerventions. He is currently the Department Head of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at Klagenfurt State Hospital in Austria.

Klaus Hausegger
Klagenfurt, Austria



Deputy Editor-in-Chief


Dr. Raman Uberoi studied medicine at Cambridge University, and has been a consultant interventional radiologist for 20 years. He is a member of CIRSE several committees, as the Deputy Chairperson of the European Board of European Radiology (EBIR) and the Chairperson of the Standards of Practice Committee. Dr. Uberoi specialisation includes aortic and iliac stenting, SVC stenting, internal iliac artery embolizations, surveillance following EVAR and gastrostomy.

Dr. Raman Uberoi  Oxford, UK


Section Editors


Oncological Intervention - Section Editor

Professor Thierry de Baère earned his degree in medicine from the Université de Paris-Sud, after which he completed his residency at the Université de Caen Basse in Normandy, where he worked under Prof. Jacques Theron in oncology. In 1990, he joined the Gustave Roussy Cancer Centre in Villejuif, France where he has remained ever since. Professor de Baère’s interests include tumour ablation, portal vein embolization and intra-arterial therapies for liver cancer.

Professor Thierry de Baère
Villejuif, France






Embolisation - Section Editor

Professor José Ignacio Bilbao studied medicine at the University of Navarra and has a specialisation in radiology at the University Clinic of Navarra (CUN), he worked in the hospital’s Radiology Department. During a 1982 fellowship at the MD Anderson in Houston, Texas, Professor Bilbao discovered the great therapeutic potential of angiographic procedures, needles and drainages. He co-established the CUN’s Interventional Radiology Department, and is the head of it.

Professor José Ignacio Bilbao
Pamplona, Spain






Non-Vascular - Section Editor

Professor Laura Crocetti, is an Assistant Professor of Radiology at the Division of Diagnostic Imaging and Intervention of Pisa University School of Medicine. She was awarded her medical degree by the Medical School of the University of Pisa, where she subsequently completed the residency program in Radiology and Interventional Radiology. Professor Crocetti’s interests include computed tomography, magnetic resonance, and ablative as well as intra-arterial therapies for liver tumours.

Professor Laura Crocetti
Pisa, Italy


      Vascular - Section Editor

Professor Gunnar Tepe studied medicine at the Saarland University Saarland and the Free University Berlin. He is currently the Head of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the Academic Hospital RoMed Clinic of Rosenheim. In 2003, he received the Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen Prize of the German Roentgen Society for the development of a radioactive stent for prevention of restenosis. Some of his special interest are in further development of local drug delivery for prevention of restenosis and the use of resorbable stents.

Professor Gunnar Tepe
Rosenheim, Germany





Regional Editors


Professor Kimihiko Kichikawa joined CVIR’s team of Editors in 2014. He is currently the Director of the Interventional Radiology Center in Nara Medical University and the Vice President of the Japanese Society of Interventional Radiology (JSIR).

Professor Kimihiko Kichikawa
Nara, Japan






Professor Sanjiv Sharma is a founding member and former President of the Indian Society of Vascular & Interventional Radiology. He is currently the Head of the Department of Cardiac Radiology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India.

Professor  Sanjiv Sharma
New Delhi, India






Dr. Bien Soo Tan is currently a Senior Consultant at Singapore General Hospital. He also chairs various task forces and committees including the Singaporean Specialist Training Committee for Diagnostic Radiology (2008 – present) and the Singaporean Ministry of Health’s Residency Advisory Committee for Diagnostic Radiology (2010 – present).

Dr. Bien-Soo Tan
Singapore, Singapore






Professor Gao-Jun Teng is the incumbent President of the Chinese Society of Interventional Radiology (CSIR) as well as the President of the Jiangsu Provincial Branch of the Chinese Society of Radiology. He is also the Dean of the Medical School of Southeast University, China.

Professor Gao-Jun Teng
Nanjing, China






Dr. Chang Jin Yoon is currently Associate Professor of the Department of Radiology at Seoul National University Bundang Hospital. Dr. Yoon has published a significant number of published papers, book chapters, and presentations, and has received a Certificate of Merit Award from RSNA, a Cum Laude Award from CIRSE, and an Award for Outstanding International Publication from the Korean Radiological Society.

Dr. Chang Jin Yoon
Seongnam-si, Korea


      Prof. Krokidis is the Vascular and Interventional Radiology Consultant at Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trustand a Visiting Professor at the Medical School, University of Bern, Switzerland.

Prof. Miltiadis Krokidis
Cambridge, UK



CVIR Editorial Office



Mia Ilic
Vienna, Austria

Project Manager       



Martha Banegas
Vienna, Austria

Project Manager           




Ms. Tochi Ugbor-Jovicevic
Vienna, Austria

Project Manager
(Currently on maternity leave)