- Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark
Professor Forman graduated in 1978 and defended his DMSci thesis in1984 at Aarhus University, Denmark. He achieved his clinical training at Malmö General Hospital, Sweden, and Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark. He was appointed as consultant and associate professor in 1994 and full professor 2008 in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aarhus University Hospital.
He founded the referral unit for advanced endometriosis therapy, Aarhus 1997, with appointment by the Danish National Board of Health 2001. He is WES ambassador and member of the WES consensus group. Board memberships include the Danish Endometriosis Patients Society, the Minimally Invasive Education Centre, the Educational Region North, Denmark and the International Society of Neuropelveology.
Professor Forman is co-editor and contributor to several textbooks in gynaecology. Scientific areas of interest include basic and clinical research on endometriosis, neuropelveology and neurorehabilitation, and clinical pharmacology of the urogenital tract. See http://pure.au.dk/portal/da/persons/axel-forman(7f254ab6-fc56-4480-87a8-36c73b4cf5d5).html for further details.
Professor Forman has been a WES Ambassador since 2011.