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Univ.-Prof. Priv.-Doz. Dr.med.univ. Daniel Scherr
Division of Cardiology
Head of Research Unit
Clinical and translational cardiac arrhythmia research
EMail: daniel.scherr(at)medunigraz.at
Tel: +43/316/385/12544
http://www.kardiologie-graz.at/index.php?id=224
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Externe ID's
Researcher ID: D-4098-2019
ORCiD: 0000-0001-5868-5493

Statistik Austria, science classification

Scientific Expertise

Curr. Vitae

2021 Professor of Cardiac Elektrophysiology
2017 -2018 ESC/EHRA DASCAM European Course in graduate training in leadership and hospital management in cardiovascular medicine; Maastricht University/NL
2016 DFP certification; Austrian Medical Association
2016 Head; Research Unit "Clinical and translational cardiac arrhythmia research", Medical University of Graz
2016 Board Certification in Sports Medicine
2015 Associate Professor; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of Graz
2015 ESC/EHRA Certified Electrophysiology Specialist (Level 2)
2015 ESC/EHRA Proctor Fellowship in Invasive Clinical Electrophysiology; Service de Rhythmologie et Electrophysiologie, Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux, France
2014 -2015 Health Care Management Course, Medical University of Graz
2014 Board Certification in Intensive Care Medicine
2013 Completion of the EHRA Invasive Electrophysiology exam
2013 -2015 ESC/EHRA Certified Electrophysiology Specialist (Level 1)
2012 Proctor catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias; Development of invasive electrophysiology at the Klagenfurt Clinic including training / proctoring of 2 medical employees
2012 -2014 Scientific Staff; Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Translational Heart Failure Research Graz
2012 Board Certification in Cardiology
2010 -2015 Assistant Professor; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of Graz
2010 Ass.Prof., Conclusion of a qualification agreement
2010 -2012 ESC/EHRA Fellowship in invasive electrophysiology / catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias; Service de Rhythmologie et Electrophysiologie, Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France; Program director: Prof. Michel Haissaguerre, MD
2010 PD Thesis; Medical University of Graz
2009 Completion of the specialist examination for internal medicine
2009 Board Certification in Internal Medicine
2009 Diploma in Emergency Medicine
2009 -2010 Senior Lecturer; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of Graz; Head of Department: Univ. Prof. Dr. Burkert Pieske
2008 -2009 Medical University of Graz; Clinic Board: Univ.Prof. Dr. Günther Krejs until 12/2004, Univ.Prof. Dr. Ernst Pilger 01/2005
2007 -2008 Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation; Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
2006 -2007 Meet the Masters Heart Rhythm Management Fellowship
2006 -2008 Research Fellowship; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA; Program director: Prof. Hugh Calkins, MD
2005 Visiting Fellow; Division of Cardiology, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Harvard University, Boston, USA; Program director: Prof. Mark Josephson, MD
2004 -2006 Clinical training rotation, University Clinic for Internal Medicine
2002 -2002 Assistant doctor; Clinical Department for Cardiology, University Clinic for Internal Medicine, LKH Graz; Head of Department: Univ. Prof. Dr. Werner Klein State employee / refunded, extent of employment 87.5%
2002 -2009 Fellowship; Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of Graz; Department heads: Univ. Prof. Dr. Werner Klein until 09/2004, Ass. Prof. Dr. Helmut Brussee 09/2004 - 06/2007, Univ. Prof. Dr. Burkert Pieske 07/2007 - 11/2014; Ass. Prof. Dr. Helmut Brussee 12/2014 - 09/2018; Univ. Prof. Dr. Andreas Zirlik 10/2018 - currently; Federal employee, extent of employment 100%
2002 -2002 Visiting doctor; Clinical Department for Cardiology, University Clinic for Internal Medicine, LKH Graz; Head of Department: Univ. Prof. Dr. Werner Klein
2001 -2002 Regular doctor; University Clinic for Internal Medicine, LKH Graz (Head of Clinic: Univ.Prof. Dr. Günther Krejs) 01/2001 - 02/2001: Clinical Department of Endocrinology 03/2001 - 01/2002: Clinical Department of Cardiology 02/2002 - 03/2002: EBA - emergency room
1999 MD; Karl-Franzens-University Graz
1999 -2000 Research Fellowship; Division of Experimental Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, Karl-Franzens-University Graz

Awards

2019 Forschungsstipendium; Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft (Projekt "Modulation des Hypertonie-bedingten strukturellen Umbaus bei Vorhofflimmern durch die Substanz Sacubitril"; Senior Author)
2018 ESC/EHRA recognised Training Center Award
2017 Best Abstract Preis; Jahrestagung der Österreichischen Kardiologischen Gesellschaft, Salzburg ("Increased arrhythmia stability in hypertensive heart disease is not associated with increased rotational activity in porcine model of atrial fibrillation"; Senior Author)
2017 Forschungsstipendium; Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft ("Mechanismen der Entstehung von Vorhofflimmern bei Hyperglykämie"; Senior Author)
2016 Wissenschaftspreis für Herz-Kreislaufforschung; Österreichischer Herzfonds ("Five-year outcome of catheter ablation of persistent atrial fibrillation using termination of atrial fibrillation as a procedural endpoint")
2016 2. Abstractpreis; Kardiologie im Zentrum; Medizinische Universität Linz ("Indications for and outcome in patients with the wearable cardioverter defibrillator (WCD) – results of the Austrian WCD registry"; Senior Author)
2016 Werner Klein Preis für Herz-Kreislaufforschung; Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
2016 Young Investigator Award; European Society of Cardiology, Rom ("Indications for and outcome in patients with the wearable cardioverter Defibrillator-Austrian WCD registry"; Senior Author)
2015 Forschungsstipendium; Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft ("Einfluss des Risikofaktors arterielle Hypertonie auf die Progression von Vorhofflimmern")
2015 ESC/EHRA Proctor Fellowship in Invasive Clinical Electrophysiology / VT Ablation
2015 Best Abstract Award; Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft ("Incidence and Predictors of Left Atrial Thrombus prior to Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation: A Multicenter Study")
2009 Reisestipendium zum Europace 2009; European Heart Rhythm Association
2009 ESC/EHRA Fellowship in Invasive Clinical Electrophysiology; Hôpital Cardiologique du Haut-Lévêque, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux, France; 2009-2011
2008 2. Platz, Young Investigator Award Competition; Heart Rhythm Society ("Temporal stability of complex fractionated atrial electrograms in human left atrium during atrial fibrillation")
2008 Reisestipendium zum Heart Rhythm 2008; Heart Rhythm Society
2007 Stipendium für Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation; Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
2006 FWF-Erwin Schroedinger Auslandsstipendium (J2559); Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA; 2006-2008
2005 Moderated E-Poster Award, Telemedicine; European Society of Cardiology ("Telemonitoring for heart failure patients following acute decompensation: First results on influence of the system on functional status and heart failure therapy")
2005 ALTANA-Reisestipendium zum ESC 2005; Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
2002 ARC Award 1. Preis Wissenschaft, Austrian Research Centers ("Projekt Cardio-Memory + MoniCam")
2001 1. Vortragspreis; Wiener Intensivmedizinische Tage ("Überlebter plötzlicher Herzkreislaufstillstand bei einem Patienten ohne strukturelle Herzerkrankung: das Brugada-Syndrom")
1995 Leistungsstipendium der Medizinischen Fakultät; Karl-Franzens-Universität Graz

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2020 -2022 ESC/EHRA National Cardiac Society Committee
Member
2020 -2021 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft; Task Force Registerforschung
Member
2018 -2021 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
National ESC Guideline Coordinator
2018 -2020 Österreichische Gesellschaft für Kardiologie
Vorstandsmitglied und Arbeitsgruppenkoordinator
2018 -2020 European Society of Cardiology
Guideline Committee Member "Sports and Arrhythmias"
2018 -2020 EHRA EUROPACE Congress Scientific Programme Committee 2018-2020
Member
2018 -2020 European Society of Cardiology
Voting Delegate
2018 -2020 European Society of Cardiology e-learning platform (ESCOL)
Local Training Director
2018 -2020 ESC working group "Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology"
Member
2018 -2020 ESC working group "e-cardiology"
Member
2017 -2020 ESC European Observational Registry Program in Cardiology
National Coordinator
2017 -2020 Task Force Curriculum „Invasive Elektrophysiologie“ für Ärzte und medizinisches Assistenzpersonal; AG Rhythmologie, ÖKG
Co-Leiter
2017 -2020 Österreich-Register zum perkutanen Herzohrverschluss, ÖKG
Leiter
2017 -2020 ESC/EHRA Scientific Initiatives Committee
Nucleus Member
2017 -2020 Abstractbewerb, ÖKG Jahrestagung 2017-2019
Leiter
2017 -2020 Kompetenznetzwerk Vorhofflimmern (AFNET)
Mitglied
2017 -2020 South Eastern and Central European Ablation Registry
Nucleus Member
2017 -2020 Mittelbaubeirat, MUG
Mitglied
2016 -2020 European Heart Rhythm Association
Fellow (FEHRA)
2016 -2020 ESC / EORP Registry „Catheter Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation“
Steering Committee Member
2015 -2020 MUG Cardiovascular Doctoral School CARDIOMED
Faculty Member
2015 -2020 Heart Rhythm Society
Fellow (FHRS)
2015 -2020 Projektgruppe “Interdisziplinäre Steiermark-weite Versorgung von PatientInnen mit kryptogenem Insult”; KAGES/MUG
Mitglied
2015 -2020 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft, Arbeitsgruppe für Kardiologische Rehabilitation, Sekundärprävention und Sportkardiologie
Member
2014 -2020 European Society of Cardiology
Fellow (FESC)
2014 -2020 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft, Arbeitsgruppe für Kardiovaskuläre Biologie und Thromboseforschung
Nucleus Member
2013 -2020 European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) Research Network
Member
2013 -2020 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft, Arbeitsgruppe für Rhythmologie
Nucleus Member
2009 -2020 Kardiovaskuläres Forschungsfeld; Medizinischen Universität Graz
Member
2007 -2020 Heart Rhythm Society
Member
2005 -2020 European Heart Rhythm Association
Member
2016 -2019 Österreichische Ärztekammer
DFP Approbator Kardiologie
2016 -2019 Prüfungsausschuss „Kardiologie“ der Österreichischen Ärztekammer für die Facharztprüfungen „Innere Medizin“ und Kardiologie“
Mitglied
2015 -2019 Heart Rhythm Society
HRS Advisory Panel
2003 -2019 European Society of Cardiology
Member
2003 -2019 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
Member
2017 -2018 Task Force „Konsensus-Dokument zur peri-interventionellen Antikoagulation bei Ablationen“, ÖKG
Mitglied
2016 -2018 Vorstand, Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
Vorstandsmitglied, Fortbildungsreferent und Webmaster
2015 -2017 Österreichisches Ablationsregister, ÖKG
Leiter
2015 -2017 Österreichisches Cardiac Device Register, ÖKG
Leiter
2015 -2017 Österreichische Gesellschaft für Kardiologie
Wearable Cardioverter Defibrillator Guideline Task Force Leiter
2013 -2017 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft, Arbeitsgruppe für Rhythmologie
Stellvertretender Leiter (2013-15) bzw. Leiter (2015-17)
2011 -2013 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft, Arbeitsgruppe für nicht-invasive Elektrophysiologie
Stellvertretender Leiter
2010 -2013 European Meet the Masters Heart Rhythm Management Fellowship - Alumni Advisory Council
Member
2006 -2013 Österreichische Gesellschaft für Innere Medizin
Member
2005 -2013 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft, Arbeitsgruppe für nicht-invasive Elektrophysiologie
Nucleus Member

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2017 -2020 EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL CASE REPORTS: Editorial Board Member
2016 -2020 CARDIO NEWS AUSTRIA: Editorial Board Member
2012 -2020 JATROS KARDIOLOGIE: Editorial Board Member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2008 -2020 PHYSIOLOGICAL MEASUREMENT
2010 -2020 CIRCULATION. ARRHYTHMIA AND ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
2011 -2020 HEART RHYTHM
2014 -2020 JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
2016 -2020 Academic Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatology
2016 -2020 EUROPACE : EUROPEAN PACING, ARRHYTHMIAS, AND CARDIAC ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY
2016 -2020 PLOS ONE
2017 -2020 JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF CARDIOLOGY
2017 -2020 WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT
2019 -2020 JOURNAL FÜR KARDIOLOGIE
2018 -2018 EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL
2016 -2016 Academic Journal of Pediatrics & Neonatology
2014 -2014 MEDICINE
2010 -2011 PACE-PACING AND CLINICAL ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY

Expert for appointment/habilitation procedures

2020 Habilitation: Gutachter: Medizinische Universität Wien
2019 Berufung: Mitglied: Medizinische Universität Graz §99/5 Professur "Lung Vascular Research"
2019 Berufung: Mitglied: Medizinische Universität Graz §99/5 Professur „Computational Cardiology“
2015 Habilitation: Gutachter: Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2019 -2019 Karl Landsteiner Gesellschaft - Austria
2018 -2019 HANS UND BLANCA MOSER-STIFTUNG - Austria
2015 -2019 Jubiläumsfonds der Österreichischen Nationalbank (ÖNB) - Austria
2018 -2018 Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft - Austria
2018 -2018 Katholic University Leuven - Netherlands
2017 -2017 The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw) - Netherlands
2016 -2016 Swiss National Science Foundation - Switzerland

Reviewer/Expert organization

2021 European Society of Cardiology Guideline Review Committee: ESC Guidelines 2021 on Cardiac Pacing
2020 European Society of Cardiology Guideline Review Committee: ESC Guidelines 2020 on Atrial Fibrillation
2019 European Society of Cardiology Guideline Review Committee: ESC Guidelines 2019 on Supraventricular Tachycardia
2019 European Society of Cardiology Guideline Review Committee: ESC Guidelines 2019 on Diabetes, Pre-diabetes & Cardiovascular Diseases
2017 EU-Richtlinie zur Führerscheingesetz-Gesundheitsverordnung bei Herzkreislauferkrankungen; Bundesministerium für Gesundheit und Frauen, Österreich
2017 ESC/HRA Subclinical AF Consensus Document
2016 Ethikkommission Medizinische Universität Wien

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2021 C3 Meeting Vienna
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2020 Klausurtagung der Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
Organisator
2020 Grazer Herzkreislauftage
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2019 Klausurtagung der Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
Organisator
2018 Klausurtagung der Österreichische Kardiologische Gesellschaft
Organisator
2018 Invasive Rhythmologie für kardiologisches Assistenz- und Pflegepersonal
Organisator
2017 Rhythmologie mit Kardiologen von morgen
Organisator
2016 Rhythmologie für Kardiologen von morgen
Organisator
2012 EKG-Workshop
Organisator
2010 EKG-Workshop
Organisator
2009 EKG-Workshop
Organisator
2009 EKG-Workshop
Organisator
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