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Scientific Expertise

Curr. Vitae

2015 -2018 Project Leader CBmed Center for Biomarker Research CBmed
2010 -2013 University Professor (Medical Informatics) at the Medical University of Graz (Austria)
2008 -2008 Appointment as extraordinary Professor at Freiburg University
2007 -2012 Member of Content Committee, International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO), Copenhagen
2007 -2012 Member of Scientific Advisory Board at Averbis GmbH, Freiburg (Germany)
2003 -2003 Appointment as University Lecturer (Privatdozent, Freiburg University)
2003 -2009 Guest Lecturer and Researcher at Parana Catholic University, Curitiba, Brazil.
2002 -2002 Habilitation (Highest Academic Distinction in Germany), Faculty of Medicine, Freiburg University
2001 -2002 Lecturer at Ruhr-Akademie Bochum, Germany
2000 -2000 Medical Informatics Certificate by the German Society of Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology (GMDS) and the German Society for Computer Science (GI)
1996 -2000 Lecturer at Freiburg School of Medical Documentation
1994 -2012 Research Assistant at the Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics at the Freiburg University Medical Center (Germany) (since 12/2010 5%)
1993 -1994 Trainee, MEDIS-Institute, GSF research center, Munich-Neuherberg (Germany)
1992 -1993 Vocational Training in Medical Informatics (ISP data, Munich)
1992 -1992 Certificate Emergency Medicine
1992 -1993 Emergency physician at Malteser-Hilfsdienst Munich
1991 -1992 Assistant physician: Regional Hospital Kandel (Germany). Surgery & Traumatology
1991 -1991 Assistant physician at Dr. Neuber Clinic, Rastatt (Germany): Internal Medicine and Primary Health Care.
1991 -1992 Lecturer at School of Nursing, Kandel (Germany)
1990 -1990 Research Student at the Institute of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health at the University of Heidelberg (Germany) ...
1988 -1990 Medical Dissertation (MD) in Theoretical Medicine at the Institute of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health at the University of Heidelberg (Germany)
1988 -1988 Research Student. Carrying out field study and lab analyzes in cooperation with the PRODDIMA Project (GTZ) in São Luís, Brazil
1984 -1984 Italian Language Studies at Istituto Bertrand Russell, Padova (Italy)
1984 -1990 Medical School (Heidelberg, Freiburg, Porto Alegre)
1982 -1982 Patient care traineeship, Reha-Krankenhaus Karlsbad-Langensteinbach (Germany)
1982 -1984 Alternative Civilian Service as nursing aid, Reha-Krankenhaus Karlsbad-Langensteinbach (Germany)
1969 -1982 Public Schools in Karlsruhe, Pforzheim and Ettlingen (Germany)

Awards

2015 Best Paper Award (Co-author): International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies;
2014 Runner-up Best Paper Award (First Author): International Conference on Formal Ontologies in Information Systems (FOIS)
2012 Best Paper Award (Co-author): International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies
2008 Best Poster Award, GMDS-Jahrestagung
2007 2nd Best Paper Award: MEDINFO 2007 (12th World Congress on Health (Medical) Informatics)
2005 Förderpreis der Friedrich-Wingert-Stiftung
2003 Johann Peter Süßmilch Medaille durch die GMDS

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2018 -2021 MIRACUM
Mitglied des Wissenschaftlichen Beirats
2018 -2021 HiGHmed
Member of Scientific Advisory Board
2015 -2018 Arbeitsgruppe "Language and Meaning in Biomedicine"
Co-Chair
2015 -2018 CBmed Biomarker Research GmbH
Project Leader
2015 -2016 ASSESS-CT
Workpackage Leader
2014 -2018 ChEBI (Chemical Entities of Biological Interest) Beirat
Advisory Board Member
2014 -2016 SEMCARE
Workpackage Leader, Executive Board member
2012 -2015 IMIA
Leiter der Arbeitsgruppe "Language and Meaning in Biomedicine"
2011 -2015 SemanticHealtNet Network of Excellence
Work Package Leader, Executive Board Member
2010 -2016 International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation
Mitglied der IHTSDO - WHO Joint Advisory Group
2009 -2018 Internationale Gesellschaft für Ontologie und ihre Anwendungen
Mitglied
2008 -2018 HL7 Benutzergruppe in Deutschland e.V.
Mitglied
2007 -2018 Averbis GmbH
Mitglied des wiss. Beirates
2007 -2012 International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation
Mitglied des Content Committee
2000 -2017 American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA)
Mitglied
2000 -2018 Sociedade Brasileira de Informática em Saúde (SBIS)
Mitglied
1994 -2018 GMDS (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie e.V. )
Mitglied

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2009 -2018 JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SEMANTICS:

Reviewer for scientific journals

2013 -2013 PLOS ONE
2012 -2012 SCIENCE
2012 -2013 JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL INFORMATICS ASSOCIATION : JAMIA
2011 -2012 BIOINFORMATICS
2010 -2010 NATURE BIOTECHNOLOGY
2009 -2015 JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL SEMANTICS
2008 -2015 APPLIED ONTOLOGY
2008 -2013 BMC BIOINFORMATICS
2008 -2013 ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN MEDICINE
2007 -2015 JOURNAL OF BIOMEDICAL INFORMATICS
2006 -2015 BMC MEDICAL INFORMATICS AND DECISION MAKING
2000 -2015 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF MEDICAL INFORMATICS
2000 -2015 METHODS OF INFORMATION IN MEDICINE

Expert for external appointment/habilitation procedures

2015 Externe Habilitation: Mitglied: Luxembourg Institute for Science and Technology

Reviewer/Expert funding organizations

2015 -2018 Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung - Germany
2012 -2013 Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft - Germany
2011 -2012 European Commission - Belgium
2012 -2012 Netherlands Organisation for Health and Research Development - Netherlands
2012 -2012 Netherlands eScience Center http://esciencecenter.nl/ - Netherlands
2011 -2011 National Research Foundation - South Africa
2009 -2010 ASIIN - Germany
2010 -2010 Jubiläumsfonds der Österreichischen Nationalbank (ÖNB) - Austria
2007 -2008 Swiss National Science Foundation - Switzerland

Reviewer/Expert organization

2017 Universität Rennes
2016 Universidade de Cauca
2016 Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
2014 University of Aalborg
2014 University of Gothenburg
2013 University of São Paulo
2013 University of São Paulo
2013 University of the Basque Country
2013 University of Copenhagen
2010 Gesellschaft für Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2015 MEDINFO 2015, São Paulo
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2012 ICBO+FOIS2012
Organisator
2010 AMIA Annual Symposium
Wissenschaftlicher Beirat/Beirätin
2010 Workshop on Ontologies in Biomedicine and Life Sciences (OBML 2010)
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2009 Workshop on Ontologies in Biomedicine and Life Sciences (OBML 2009)
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2008 Medical Informatics Europe
Wissenschaftlicher Beirat/Beirätin
2008 KR-MED 2008
Organisator
2006 Symposium on Semantic Mining in Biomedicine
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2006 FCTC
Organisator
2006 Semantic Mining Conference on SNOMED CT
Mitglied Organisationskomitee
2005 AMIA Annual Symposium
Wissenschaftlicher Beirat/Beirätin
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