➤ Consultant – Dept of Surgery and Emergency
➤ Head of Surgical Intensive Care Unit
➤ Specialised Doctor- Surgeon
➤ Specialization Degree – Thoracic Surgery,
General Surgery and
➤ ATLS, ATOM
➤ Member of ESTES and Polytrauma Course Steering
➤ Author and co-author in 100+ scientific publications
➤ National coordinator of national action group of Bone
and Joint Decade project (organized by WHO) and
➤ Founder and first President of the Spine Society of
➤ President of the Slovenian Medical Association
➤ Founding member of Slovenian Medical Academy
➤ Member of Advisory council of European Society for
Trauma and Emergency Surgery (EAC ESTES)
➤ Chair Section for Skeletal Trauma and Sport Injuries
of ESTES, as well as the Executive board ESTES
➤ Member of the European Academy of Science and Art
➤ Head – Traumatology and Orthopedics Department
of the National Medical Research Center of
Traumatology and Orthopedics Priorov
➤ Professor – Russian State Medical University,
Department of Traumatology, Orthopedic Surgery
and Military Medicine
➤ Professor and Head of Trauma Unit, City Clinical
Hospital Pirogov, Moscow, Russia
➤ Associate professor, Ph.D., M.D
➤ Vice-president of Russian foot and ankle society
➤ Member of ESTES
➤ Member of American Academy of Orthopedic
➤ Member of Society for Traumatologists and
Orthopedic Surgeon for Moscow and Moscow Region
➤ Member of the European Society for Trauma and
Emergency Surgery since June 2013.
➤ Spanish surgeon association. Trauma and
emergency Section, member since June 2014.
➤ Spanish surgeon association. Minimally invasive
Section, member since January 2015.
➤ Member of spanish reducción de la tasa de infección
quirúrgica group February 2003- Noviembre 2004
➤ Member of Italian Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (SICUT)
➤ Member of ESTES (European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery)
– ESTES Emergency Surgery Section, Committee member
– ESTESVisceral Trauma Section, member
– ESTES Social Media Group, member
➤ Founder of MUSEC (Modular UltraSound ESTES Course) working group
➤ 2012 Co-Founder of “Echoes”, no-profit association for the development and sharing point of care ultrasound philosophy among Surgeons and Intesive Care Physicians.
➤ Deputy Trauma Medical Director
➤ Professor & Director Trauma, Emergency and Surgery Critical Care
➤ Fellowship Program Academy of Master Surgeon Educators
➤ Senior Consultant – Surgery, Trauma, Emergency and Critical Care
➤ Chair of HMC Surgery Corporate Quality & Patient Safety Program
➤ Associate Director of Trauma Intensive Care Unit
➤ Hamad General Hospital & Hamad Medical Corporation
➤ Granted the degree of Anaesthesiology and Intensive care physician with
Summa Cum Laude
➤ Since 2010
➤ Since 2014
➤ Since 2016
➤ Board certified Swiss Medical Association (FMH):
General surgery (1987)
General surgery including trauma surgery (2003)
Visceral surgery (2003)
➤ Head, department of surgery, Spital Oberengadin, Samedan May 1997 –
Sept. 2008 (medical director 1999 – 2003)
➤ President of the Association of surgeons in the Canton of Grison, 2003 –
➤ Chairman Swiss Trauma Board since 2015
➤ Clinical appointment Head, Division of Traumatology,
Department of Surgery, University Hospital Zürich (until Feb. 2017)
➤ Professor emeritus since March 2017
➤ Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Allgemeinchirurgie und Traumatologie
➤ Swiss Society of Spinal Surgery (SGS) 2020
-Innovation Prize 2020, AO Foundations, Davos, Switzerland
-Publications of the Year: Blunt Cerebrovascular Artery Injury and Stroke in
Severely Injured Patients: An Internaitonal Multicenter Analysis, World J.
➤ Books and Publications:
-Polytrauma management. Springer, 2018
-Damage control management in the polytrauma patient (2nd Edition).
➤ Ass. Prof. Dr. Roman Pfeifer is Consultant of the Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Zurich. His has performed his residency at the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Aachen Medical Center, Germany (2010-2016), and was a participant of the BioMedical Exchange Program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA (2007-2008). He graduated from Hannover Medical School.
➤ He is a delegate of SICOT (International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology) and member of the European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery (ESTES). He is a Fellow of the European Board of Surgery and chair of the Steering Board of the Polytrauma Course.
➤ He is a peer reviewer of several journals (European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, European Journal of Medical Research, Cytokine, PlosOne).
➤ Roman Pfeifer is author or co-author of more than 100 publications and peer-reviewed journals.