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Dr. Ursula SCHMIDT-ERFURTH Vice President, European Forum Alpbach; Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, Medical University of Vienna


1979-1986 Medical School, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich 1986 Doctoral thesis, University Eye Hospital, Munich 1986 Internal rotation in Ophthalmic Pathology Howe Laboratory, Harvard Medical School, Mass. Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, MA 1986-1987 Research Fellow, Institute of Immunology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich 1987-1990 Resident in Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital, Munich 1990-1992 Research Fellow in Photomedicine, Wellman Laboratories, Mass. General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 1991-1992 Research Fellow in Ophthalmology, Retina-Department, Massachusetts Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 1992-1993 Clinical Fellow in Medical Retina, University Eye Hospital, Medical University of Lübeck 1992-2004 Research Associate, Medical Laser Center, University of Lübeck, Germany 1993-1995 Instructor in Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital Lübeck 1996-1999 Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital Lübeck 2000-2004 Professor in Ophthalmology since 2004 Appointment at the University of Vienna, Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology 2008 Visiting Professorship: Mc Gill University / Montreal / Canada since 2009 Lecturer, ESASO - European School for Advanced Studies in Ophthalmology, Lugano since 2009 Lecturer, PhD-Program at CeMM, Center for Molecular Medicine, Academy of Sciences, Vienna since 2010 Elected member of the Senate, MUW - Medical University of Vienna




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