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Excellence in Vienna – the LBI Trauma co-organizes international Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases

Neurons, signal transduction, muscle cells – all’s well when these three components form a functional unit. Neuromuscular diseases are therefore the focus of numerous international scientists who are brought to Vienna by the LBI for Experimental and Clinical Traumatology: from 6. to 10. July 2018 the LBI together with the Austrian Society for Neurology acts as local organizer for the 15. International Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases.

On the top of science - Interreg-TERMIS Winterschool 2018


If a great opportunity presents itself, why wait another year? The otherwise biannual TERMIS Winterschool returned in 2018 as a joint event with Interreg, putting mechanobiology in the spotlight. From January 14th to 17th an international group of scientists and students met in Radstadt, Austria, to discuss this innovative field. Focusing on in vitro and in vivo preclinical models the presenters shared experiences all the way from cell sources to specific applications. The last day offered insights in imaging methods.

50 years of heart transplantation – Talk in Schladming

To mark the anniversary of the first successful transplantation of the human heart Dr. Alber Kröpfl will hold the talk 50 Jahre Herztransplantation – Wie es dazu kam (50 years of heart transplantation – How this came about), in which course he will tell about the revolutionary event in South Africa as well as the groundbreaking medical developments leading up to it. The talk will take place on December 4th, 2017 at the Congress Schladming.

LBI Trauma at Europe’s biggest conference on intensive care medicine

LIVES 2017, the 30th conference of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM), took place at the Austria Center Vienna – a home match for the LBI Trauma, which was represented by numerous contributions. Marcin Osuchowski, co-organizer of the recent Wiggers-Bernard conference, presented the meeting’s most important findings. Giacomo Iapichino and Johannes Zipperle (picture) from the group of Herbert Schöchl presented their newest results on the field of trauma-induced coagulation disorders.

Save the date for Joint EACTS-PACT Symposium 2017

The EACTS-PACT Symposium will take place on November 30th and December 1st, 2017 at the Marriot Courtyard Prater/Messe in Vienna. The joint symposium is organized by the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) together with the Platform for Advanced Cellular Therapies (PACT) under the headline “Regenerative Medicine: Taking the Science to the Patient”, with a special focus on regulatory issues in respect of Biologicals and ATMPs.

Meeting of the European Network of Bioadhesion Expertise in Vienna

The European Network of Bioadhesion Expertise (ENBA) had its first Expertise Meeting on March 6th - 7th, 2017 at the Natural History Museum Vienna, organized by Janek von Byern from the Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Experimental and Clinical Traumatology and Norbert Cyran from the Core Facility Cell Imaging and Ultrastructure, University of Vienna.  ENBA is part of the COST network (European Cooperation in Science and Technology), uniting experts in the fields of biology, physics, chemistry and engineering the study biological adhesion.

6th Vienna Symposium on Surgery of Peripheral Nerves

Present state of Peripheral Nerve Surgery and New Ideas to Improve the Results

Prof. Hanno Millesi invites to attend this meeting in 2017. THe Symposiom will be held at the General Hospital Lecture Halls, Vienna, Austria. The idea of the meeting is as always to discuss any suggestion to improve our knowledge on peripheral nerves and peripheral nerve surgery.

Feel free to submit papers of any subject you want to be discussed. 
Deadline will be January 15, 2017

LBG Meeting for Health Science 2016

Registration and call for abstracts opens on 6 June 2016


Hotel Park Royal Palace Vienna
Schlossallee 8, 1140 Vienna, Austria


  • Early researches in health sciences
  • Doctoral students
  • Postgraduates
  • Ph. D. students


  • Haematology and Cancer Research
  • Cardiovascular Research
  • Regenerative Medicine Research