About Us


Maura Seleme

  • PhD from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – UFRJ
  • Coordinator of the Specialization in Pelvic Floor Dysfunctions for Physiotherapists in Brazil - Faculdade Inspirar
  • Director of ABAFI-Holland and ABAFI–Brazil
  • Project leader – Application iPelvis
  • Chairperson of the Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation Group – IUGA
  • Pelvic Physiotherapist in Brazil, France and Holland
  • Specialist in Pelvic Physiotherapy since 2000 with several international and national diplomas
  • Teacher in France, Brazil, The Netherlands, Italy, Portugal, Colômbia
  • International speaker with lectures and courses in over 50 countries

Bary Berghmans

  • Associate professor, head research Pelvic Care Center Maastricht
  • Department of Urology, MUMC+
  • Department of Epidemiology, FHML - Maastricht University - The Netherlands
  • (Co -) promotor of PhD students and project leader for PhD projects at the Maastricht University Medical Center and Maastricht University
  • Visiting professor at the University of Campinas, Department of Surgery, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Visiting professor at Faculdade Inspirar - Brazil
  • International professor and speaker in more than 80 countries
  • Author of over 20 book chapters and over 100 scientific articles
  • Co-editor and author of the book Evidence-Based Physiotherapy for the Pelvic Floor. Authors: Kari Bo, Bary Berghmans, Siv Morkved, Marijke Van Kampen