Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, PhD in Medical Sciences, Senior Physician, Director of the Research Center Imogen, Head of “Obstetrics and Gynecology I” Clinic of Cluj-Napoca, Member of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Romania, President and founding member of the Romanian Association of Perinatal Medicine, Honorary President of the Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology from Romania.
Professor Florin Stamatian, the founder and current director of the Imogen Research Center is an outstanding personality of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Romania, with an important contribution in various areas of specialty, recognized both nationally and internationally. With an impressive scientific activity, Professor Florin Stamatian is a member of the Romanian Academy of Medical Sciences since 2008, the founding president of the Romanian Association of Perinatal Medicine since 1995 and co-director of the European School “Ian Donald” in Romania. Between 2012 and 2014 he was president of the South East European Society of Perinatal Medicine, and for eight years (2006-2014) successfully led the Romanian Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is founding member of the Romanian-German Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Romanian Society of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, the Romanian Society of Medical Genetics, honorary member of several national societies, member of prestigious international societies (FIGO, EAPM , EAGO) and expert of the College of Physicians.
During his forty year career, Professor Florin Stamatian expressed interest and permanentely advocated for the development of prenatal diagnosis. Since 1977, he founded the first practice of ultrasonography in obstetrics and gynecology, being a pioneer of prenatal diagnosis in Romania.
The intense and valuable research activity is reflected in more than 100 articles and specialty studies, published as author and co-author in national and international journals, from which 27 are ISI. He is the author of two monographs and author and co-author of 21 specialty treaties, having a Hirsch index of 6.
Regarding the teaching activity Professor Florin Stamatian is involved in the formation of several generations of students and residents, in the coordination of PhD studies and postgraduate research activities.
Promoter of the fundamental research and of the application of innovative technologies in obstetrics, Professor Florin Stamatian is the founder and director of the Center for advanced, fundamental, clinical and imaging studies for long term correlation of intrauterine development parameters with the neuro-psycho-motor status during development until adulthood, Imogen, a multidisciplinary center that has a modern infrastructure in the area of maternal-fetal medicine, medical imaging and genetic medicine, enabling the development of research excellence in the concerned fields.