Dr. Benno Cardini, FEBS

Staff

Senior physician

E-mail
benno.cardini@tirol-kliniken.at
Birth date
1982
Nationality
Italy
Family status
married

University Degree(s)

2010
Doctor of General Medicine (Dr. med. univ.), Medical University Innsbruck, Q201

Professional Development

2010
2011
Post doctoral fellow at the Division of Biological Chemistry, Biocentre, Medical University Innsbruck
seit 2011
Surgical Resident at the Center of Operative Medicine, Department of Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery, Innsbruck Medical University

Additional Training, additional Professional Title

2010
20th specialized course „Care and Use of Laboratory Animals“, Central Laboratory Animal Facility of the Medical University of Innsbruck
2012
„Walter Brendel-College for Transplantation“ (Wildbad Kreuth, Munich, Germany)
2015
Participant at „The HESPERIS course“ powered by ESOT (Rome, Italy)

Teaching

Surgical internship
Tutor ultrasound traineeship
2014
2016
External speaker, EURAK Hall

Clinical focus

Transplant Surgery
Hepatobiliary Surgery

Research Emphasis

Pathogenesis of ischemia and reperfusion injury in murine models
Role of NO-synthases in ischemia and reperfusion
Pteridine as a therapeutic option in the prevention of early graft loss

Position & membership in Scientific Societies

Austrian Society of Surgery (ÖGC)
Austrian Society for Surgical Oncology (ACO-ASSO)
European Society of Surgical Oncology
European Society of Transplantation (ESOT)
Austrotransplant, Austrian Society for Transplantation, Tranfusion, Genetics

Publications

6 PubMed-listed original articles
open URL

Prizes and Awards

2007
Performance Scholarship of the Autonomous Province of Bolzano
2010
Austrotransplant 2010, Poster Award (Co-Author)
2011
1st joint meeting AIDPIT/EPITA, Poster Award (Co-Author)
2011
American Transplant Congress, Poster with distinction (Co-Author)
2011
„Wilhelm-Auerswald Award” for best written doctoral thesis
2013
Travel grant „3rd ESOT Basic Science Meeting / 13th TTS Basic Science Symposium“ Paris, France from November 7-9, 2013
2014
Travel grant of the “Austrian Society of Surgical Research”, Gosau