Prof Francis Turjman

Prof Francis Turjman

Since 1988 Dr Turjman was a staff member and board-certified neuroradiologist in the Department of Radiology, University of Lyon school of medicine and in 1997 he was the head of the INR unit at the same department.

Since 1987 he was a staff member of the Department of Neuroradiology.

In 1992 he was a visiting scientist at the Department of Interventional Neuroradiology at UCLA, Los Angeles, USA, (Pr Vinuela).

In 1990 Dr Turjman was awarded with the Kodak award, in 1992 the Lavoisier award from the french ministry of foreign affairs, in 1993 the Eurodoc Grant from the Rhône-Alpes Region, in 1992 the Prize of the city of Lyon (Innovalyon) and in 1995 the Prix Djindjian, from the French Society of Neuroradiology.

In 1994, Dr Turjman completed his Ph D Thesis.

F. Turjman has been a member of the French Society of Radiology, the French Society of Neuroradiology, the European Society of Neuroradiology, the European Society of Minimally Invasive Neurological Therapy, the WITFN.

Dr Turjman has authored and co-authored more than 150 publications on cerebrovascular diseases and was a reviewer for numerous international publications.

He was a member of the DSMB for the swift Prime international study. Dr Turjman is currently conducting the government funded EVIDENCE randomized trial on flow diverters and conducted the french registry Diversion.

Dr Turjman is chairman of the ESMINT commitee for research.

He was president of the 9th ESMINT annual meeting in September 2017 in Nice.