Jean Jacques Wyndaele graduated as Bachelor Medical Sciences, Doctor in Medical Sciences-Surgery and Obstetrics, Specialist in Urology, PhD in Biomedical Science, Specialist in Rehabilitation, Second PhD in Urology Higher Education. Till his retirement in 2014, he worked as Full-time Ordinary Professor and Chairman of Urology at University Antwerp (UA) and Antwerp University Hospital (UZA). He was the chair of the Animal and Clinical Research Lab of the Urological Department UA and UZA. He promoted 16 PhD Thesis’s and these doctors are working in different continents around the world and several hold academic senior positions. He continues scientific work in the field of SCI, bladder pain and functional urology.
He is Fellow of the International Spinal Cord Society. He is a member of many major international scientific groups. He is the actual chair of ESSIC, the International organization for study of bladder pain syndrome. He is the actual past president of the International Spinal Cord Society.
He is the author of 373 publications in peer-reviewed international and national journals, 94 editorials, 33 chapters in books and editor of 4 books.
He has been awarded several national and international prices.