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Confirmed Invited Speakers:

"Preclinical evaluation of vascular prostheses"
Helga Bergmeister, Vienna, Austria

"Interplay of therapy and tumor microenvironment in human colorectal cancer"
Michael Bergmann, Vienna, Austria

"Clinical Research - the good, the bad and the ugly"
Nikolaos Bonaros, Innsbruck, Austria

"Translational transplant immunology"
Gerald Brandacher, Baltimore, USA

“Pushing back the boundaries of islet transplantation”
Mikael Chetboun, Lille, France

"Tissue engineering and vascular graft"
Jaroslav Chlupac, Czechia

"Living versus deceased donor uterus transplantation – ethical and other considerations"
Jiri Fronek, Czechia

"Paraplegia in thoracoabdominal aortic aneurysm surgery – clinical and experimental approaches to prevent spinal cord ischemia"
Alexander Greiner, Berlin, Germany

„Challenges in scientific translation - the story behind the CAST trial“
Johannes Holfeld, Innsbruck, Austria

"Robotics in HPB – is all that glitters gold?"
Christian Oberkofler, Zurich, Switzerland

"Visceral surgery 2030: robotics, artificial intelligence and virtual reality"
Robert Öllinger, Berlin, Germany

“Transplant tolerance – reaching for the holy grail”
Nina Pilat, Vienna, Austria

“Liver transplantation for metastatic diseases – an oxymoron?”
Stefan Schneeberger, Innsbruck, Austria

"Living within translation - How to lead a surgical research lab"
Jakob Troppmair, Innsbruck, Austria


We are looking forward to our keynote speaker Christoph Strasser who won the

Ultra Ausdauersportler Christoph Strasser - RAAM Sieger 2011, 2013, 2014, 2017 und 2018 - Foto (c) Alexander Karelly |

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