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Prof. Axel Haverich


 

TECAS-ITN Investigator

 

Current Appointments /Affiliations

 

Director of the Department of Cardiothoracic, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery (HTTG) at Hannover Medical School. 

 

Member of the University Council of the Leibniz University, Hannover

 

Member and Executive SFB 738 (DFG) "Innovative grafts"

 

Member of the SFB 599 (DFG) "Intelligent Implants"

 

Spokesman of the Excellence Cluster of the German Research Foundation "REBIRTH"

 

Member of the Advisory Board of the Biotechnica

 

Member of the Commission organ transplantation of the Medical Association of Lower Saxony

 

Education

 

1972-1978: Medical studies at the Hannover Medical School

 

Research Experiences

 

1993-1996: Director, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Christian - Albrechts University, Kiel

 

1985: Senior Physician, Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Centre for Surgery at Hannover Medical School (Head: Prof. Dr. Hans G. Borst)

 

1983-1984: 1-year grant from the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft as Research Assistant at the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, California / USA

 

1978-1985: Assistant in the Centre for Surgery of MHH

 

Scientific Awards and Honors

 

Franz Köhler Prize jointly for experimental and clinical organ preservation in lung transplantation with Dr. Thorsten WAHLERS.

 

Leibniz Prize for German scientists, German Research Foundation

 

Lower Saxony State Prize 2002

 

Doctor Honoris Causa, University of M. Testemitanu, Chisinau, Moldova

 

Münster Heart Centre Lecture Award 2014; Foundation Herzzentrum Münster

 

Research Activities

 

1996: Established the Leibniz Research Laboratories for Biotechnology and Artificial Organs

 

email: Haverich.Axel(at)mh-hannover.de


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TECAS-ITN End-of-Network Conference

 Padua, November 28-30, 2016

The TECAS-ITN European Doctoral Academy in Regenerative Engineering, is organising the End-of-Network Conference in Padua, Italy.


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