Ass.-Prof.in Priv.-Doz.in Dr.in Annemarie Weißenbacher, DPhil, FEBS

Staff

Consultant

E-mail
annemarie.weissenbacher@tirol-kliniken.at
Nationality
Austria

University Degree(s)

14.4.2007
Doctorate as "Doctor medicinae universae"; Doctoral thesis: Accidental hypothermia. A comparison of different extracorporeal reanimation techniques
3.1.2019
Doctor of Philosophy (DPhil), Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

Professional Development

10/2001
3/2007
Study of human medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck
28.5.2013
Specialist examination surgery
3.10.2014
European Specialist Examination in Transplant Surgery, Fellow of the European Board of Surgery (FEBS)
4/2015
9/2018
Clinical Research Fellow und DPhil student am Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
1.10.2018
Senior Physician at the University Hospital for Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery Innsbruck
7.12.2018
Viva Voce, Thesis: Normothermic Kidney Preservation, Universität Oxford, Oxford, UK
16.01.2020
Habilitation "Venia Legendi", Medical University of Innsbruck
1.11.2020
Career position: Ex Vivo Organ Treatment and Repair.

Clinical focus

Transplant Surgery
Head of Kidney Transplant Program

Research Emphasis

Kidney transplantation
Organ preservation
Normothermal machine perfusion
Vascularised composite allotransplantation

Position & membership in Scientific Societies

Austrian Society of Surgery
Austrian Society of Transplantation, Transfusion and Genetics
European Society for Organ Transplantation (ESOT)
The Transplantation Society (TTS)
British Transplant Society (BTS)
American Society for Reconstructive Transplantation (ASRT)
International Society of Surgery (ISS)
3/2012
11/2017
Board Member of ESOT Education Committee
3/2012
11/2017
Board Member of ESOT-YPT, Young Professionals in Transplantation
3/2015
10/2018
Council Member of the International Society for Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation (ISVCA)
4/2015
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Banff VCA working group member
10/2015
10/2018
Visibility of Women working group, University of Oxford
9/2015
9/2021
Board Member of ESOT VCA section
10/2017
10/2019
Secretary and Treasurer of the International Society for Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation (ISVCA)
1/2020
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Austrotransplant Kidney Allocation Board
1/2020
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Eurotransplant Organ Process Chain Committee (OPCC)
6/2020
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ESOT Covid19 Working Group
9/2021
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Vice Chair ESOT VCA section