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ao.Univ.-Prof. Johannes Roob
Division of Nephrology
Head of Research Unit
Forschungseinheit: Chronische Entzündung in der Nephrologie
EMail: johannes.roob(at)
Tel: +43/316/385-12170

Statistik Austria, science classification

Scientific Expertise

Curr. Vitae

2001 Associate Professor of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria
2001 Venia legendi, Internal Medicine
1999 Übertritt in den Bundesdienst
1997 -1999 Oberarzt im Landesdienst/KAGES
1996 Certification as Clinical Principal Investigator
1995 Board Certification for Nephrology
1993 -1997 Assistenzarzt im Landesdienst/KAGES
1993 -1995 Fellowship in Nephrology, Clinical Division of Nephrology and Hemodialysis, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Karl-Franzens University of Graz, Austria
1993 Diploma in Emergency Medicine
1993 Board Certification for Internal Medicine
1991 -dato Head of Peritoneal Dialysis Unit
1987 -1993 Internship in Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Karl-Franzens University of Graz, Austria
1987 -1990 Assistant, Clinical Division of Nephrology and Hemodialysis, Medical University of Graz, Austria
1986 Graduation, M.D., Medical Faculty of Karl-Franzens University of Graz, Austria


2005 Poster prize for the best clinical poster “Effects of a predialysis patient education programme on patient preferences and acceptance of dialysis modalities”, 7th European Peritioneal Dialysis Meeting (EuroPD), Prague, Czech Republic, October 15-18, 2005
2000 Jubiläumsfondsprojekt JF 8304 "Protective effect of vitamin C on intravenous iron-induced lipid peroxidation in chronic hemodialysis and peritoenal dialysis"
1999 Award of Austrian Society for Nephrology for ”Vitamin E attenuates oxidative stress induced by intravenous iron in patients on hemodialysis” published in JASN
1993 Junior Award of EDTA for ”Antioxidants and oxidative resistance of low density lipoprotein in chronic hemodialysis patients”.
1992 FWF Einzelprojekt, P8612-MED, "Antioxidants and renal failure"
1992 Hoechst-Preis for ”Bone marrow changes following treatment of renal anemia with erythropoietin”

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2009 -2009 International Society of Peritoneal Dialysis
2000 -2009 Österreichische Gesellschaft für Nephrologie
1999 -2009 Bund Deutscher Internisten
1998 -2009 Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft der Ärzte in der Steiermark

Editorial board appointments for scientific journals

2000 -2000 WIEN MED WOCHENSCHR: Gasteditor

Reviewer for scientific journals


Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2015 Biomarkers in Human Health and Disease
2014 Nutritionally and clinically relevant emerging biomarkers
2014 Statistische Modelle zur Ermittlung von Referenzwerten: Methode und Anwendung
2009 Prevention of diabetic complications. International Symposium of the PREDICTIONS Project
2000 PD Update 2000
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