BioNanoMed 2016 - Committees

Organizing Committee

  • Organizing Chair:
    Margit Malatschnig, Techkonnex – High-Tech Promotion, Vienna (A)
    Scientific Chairs:
    Viktoria Weber, Danube University Krems (A)        Ruth Prassl, Medical University of Graz (A)

Local Supporting Team

  • Anita Aichinger, Danube University Krems (A)
  • Dr. Stephan Harm, Danube University Krems (A)
  • Dr. Jens Hartmann, Danube University Krems (A)

Scientific Advisory Board Members

(in alphabetical order)

  • Ellis-Behnke Rutledge, Medical Faculty Mannheim of the Ruprecht-Karls-University Heidelberg, Director, Nanomedicine Translational Think Tank, MIT - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept of Brain & Cognitive Sciences (Germany/USA)
  • Borchard Gerrit, University of Geneva, President, Swiss Academy of Pharmaceutical Sciences (SAPhS), European Federation of Pharmaceutical Sciences (EUFEPS), (Switzerland)
  • Falk Andreas, EURO-NanoTox, BioNanoNet Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Graz (A)
  • Ferrari Mauro, President of the Alliance for NanoHealth, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, Houston (USA)
  • Gabor Franz, Faculty of Life Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology and Biopharmaceutics, University of Vienna (A)
  • Groth Thomas, Martin Luther University Hall-Wittenberg, Biomedical Materials Group, Halle (D)
  • Gruner George, University of California Los Angeles, Nano-Biophysics Group (USA)
  • Haick Hossam, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Department of Chemical Engineering and Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute, Haifa (Israel)
  • Haupt Karsten , Compiègne University of Technology, CNRS Institute Enzyme and Cell Engineering, Compiègne (France)
  • Hanes Justin, The Center of Nanomedicine, Wilmer Eye Institute, John Hopkins School of  Medicine, Baltimore (USA)
  • Helbich Thomas, Medical University Vienna - General Hospital Vienna,  Department of Radiology, Head of Molecular and Gender Imaging, Vienna (Austria)
  • Kirkpatrick C. James, Johannes Gutenberg University, Institute of Pathology, Mainz (D)
  • Kompella Uday B., University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver (USA)
  • Knoll Wolfgang , Austrian Research Centers GmbH – ARC, Scientific Managing Director (A)
  • Langer Robert, Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at MIT-Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvard-MIT Department Health Science and Technology (USA)
  • Meisel Hans-Jörg, BG-Kliniken Bergmannstrost, Klinik für Neurochirurgie/Neurozentrum, Halle (D)
  • Moghimi Moein, Centre for Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology and Nanotoxicology, Department of Pharmacy, University Copenhagen, Copenhagen (Denmark)
  • Nehrer Stefan, Danube University Krems, Department Clinical Medicine and Biotechnology (A)
  • Patri Anil K., FDA -Food and Drug Administration, National Center for Toxicological Research, Washington D.C. Metro Area (USA)  
  • Pinkernell Kai, Miltenyi Biotec GmbH (D)
  • Prassl Ruth, Medical University of Graz, Institute of Biophysics, Graz (A)
  • Pankhurst Quentin, University College London, Centre for Materials Research, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, London (United Kingdom)
  • Redl Heinz, Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Experimental and Clinical Traumatology, Austrian Cluster for Tissue Regeneration, Vienna (Austria)
  • Singer Christian F. , Medical University Vienna, Head of Senology at Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Vienna (Austria)
  • Urban Gerald, IMTEK - Institute for Mikrosystem Technology, University of Freiburg (D)
  • Vienken Jörg, Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA, Bad Homburg (D)
  • Walpoth Beat, Cardiovascular Research Service of Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospital (CH)
  • Zimmer Andreas, University of Graz, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Pharmaceutical Technology, Graz (A)

Important Deadlines

Oral abstracts:

Poster abstracts:

Early registration:
Online registration:

Poster Awards

Danube University Krems Poster Awards 2017 are granted to the three best poster contributions (€ 400 for the first, € 300 for the second and € 200 for the third place).