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Dr Jean Amy

Professor and Head, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology,
School of Medicine and Pharmacy, University Hospital,
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels

4), Willy Peers Foundation.
  • Founding member L.A.B.E.L. (Ligue pour l'Abolition des Lois réprimant le Blasphème et le Droit de s'Exprimer Librement).
  • European Society of Contraception.
  • Belgian Menopause Society.
  • Royal Society of Medicine, London (until 1999). Participant:
    1. Belgian Multidisciplinary Medical Mission in Occupied Palestina, January 1989.
    2. Belgian Multidisciplinary Medical Mission in Occupied Palestina, March 1991.
    Charge Of:The organisation of postgraduate training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Centre Hospitalier de Kigali, Rwanda. Publications: His main published topics are :
    • Prostaglandins
    • Physiological and pharmacological aspects of uterine activity
    • Induced abortion : technique, complications, ethical and epidemiological aspects.
    • Treatment of post-partum haemorrhage.
    • Various aspects of paediatric gynaecology.
    Books :
    • J.J. AMY (1979) : Les Prostaglandines et la Reproduction Humaine. Flammarion Médecine-Sciences, Paris, 252 pp., 59 fig.
    • M. THIERY and J.J. AMY (1984) : Gynecologie-Obstetrica. Omega, Ghent, 944 pp. 266 fig.
    • J.J. AMY (1992) : Jaarboek 1991 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • J.J. AMY (1993) : Jaarboek 1992 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • J.J. AMY, P. DEFOORT and P. PUTTEMANS (1994) : Jaarboek 1993 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • J.J. AMY and P. DEFOORT (1995) : Jaarboek 1994 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • J.J. AMY and P. DEFOORT (1996) : Jaarboek 1995 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • J.J. AMY and P. DEFOORT (1997) : Jaarboek 1996 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • A. BEKAERT, G. MARTENS, H. DEVLIEGER and J.J. AMY (1998) : Perinatal activities in Flanders 1996. Studiecentrum voor Perinatale Epidemiologie, Brussels, 62 pp., 18 fig.
    • J.J. AMY (1998) : Jaarboek 1997 Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • A. BEKAERT, G. MARTENS, H. DEVLIEGER and J.J. AMY (1998) : Perinatale activiteiten in Vlaanderen 1997. Studiecentrum voor Perinatale Epidemiologie, Brussels, 105 pp., 26 fig.
    • J.J. AMY (1999) : Jaarboek 1998 van de Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • D. PARENT en J.J. AMY (1999) : Vulvovaginitis - Differentiaaldiagnostiek.
    • D. PARENT en J.J. AMY (1999) : Les vulvovaginites - Leurs diagnostics différentiels.
    • A. BEKAERT, G. MARTENS, H. DEVLIEGER, J.J. AMY, P. DEFOORT en H. CAMMU (1999) : Perinatal activities in Flanders 1998.
    • J.J. AMY (2000) : Jaarboek 1999 van de Vlaamse Vereniging voor Obstetrie en Gynaecologie.
    • A. BEKAERT, G. MARTENS, H. DEVLIEGER, J.J. AMY, P. DEFOORT en H.CAMMU (2000) : Perinatale activiteiten in Vlaanderen 1999. Scientific Meetings: He has organised 49 international and national scientific meetings.Dr. Amy was born in Antwerp (Belgium) on 20th September 1940. Curriculum
      • M.D. (cum laude), Université Libre de Bruxelles, 1965.
      • Degree in Tropical Medicine (magna cum laude, medal of honour), Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp, 1966.
      • Intern, Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Virginia, U.S.A., 1966 - 1967.
      • Resident, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, The Mount Sinai Hospital, U.S.A., and Assistant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, City University of New York, N.Y., U.S.A., 1967 - 1971.
      • Lecturer, Makerere University, Medical School, and Honorary Senior Registrar, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Mulago Hospital, Kampala, Uganda, 1971 - 1973.
      • Visiting Research Fellow, University Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Kandang Kerbau Hospital for Women, Singapore, June-July 1973.
      • Research Associate, Division of Obstetrics, University Hospital, State University, Ghent, Belgium, 1973 - 1975.
      • Full-time Attending Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, University Hospital St. Pierre, Brussels, 1975 - 1978.
      • Head, Department of Gynaecology, Andrology and Obstetrics, University Hospital, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, since 1979.
      • Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, School of Medicine and Pharmacy, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, since 1979.
      MEMBERSHIPS :
      • Royal Belgian Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (Vice-President 1995-1996, President 1996-1997).
      • Belgian Society of Tropical Medicine.
      • Flemish Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (President, 1995-1998, Vice-President 1998 - 2001).
      • Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, London.
      • European Association of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians.
      • Founding member and Vice-President (until 199
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