Thomas Schlöglhofer was awarded the MCS Coordinator of the Year by the International Consortium of Cardiac Assist Clinicians (ICCAC) for his contribution to the VAD community. The following statement was released by the ICCAC:
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The joint congress of the European Society and the International Federation for Artificial Organs will take place in Vienna, Austria, from Sept. 6-9, 2017.
Thomas Schlöglhofer was presented with the Helmut Reul Young Investigator Award at the 24th Congress of the International Society for Rotary Blood Pumps (ISRBP/ISMCS) held in Mito (Japan).
The Ludwig Boltzmann Cluster for Cardiovascular Research will host the 44th annual conference of the European Society of Artificial Organs (ESAO) and the 7th biennial conference of the International Federation for Artificial Organs (IFAO) in Vienna.
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Thomas Schlöglhofer was elected president of the International Consortium of Circulatory Assist Clinicians (ICCAC) at the at the 9th annual congress in Washington, DC.
Francesco Moscato won the "Sezai Innovative Research Award" at the 23rd Congress of the International Society for Rotary Blood Pumps.
The conference was held in Dubrovnik, Croatia, September 27-29, 2015. The award is sponsored by Professor Yukiyasu Sezai, former president of the Nihon University (Japan), and is given to the individual who contributes to the most innovative paper of the congress.
The title of the paper he presented is "Numerical Simulation of LVAD Hemodynamics in Less Sick Patients" F. Moscato, M. Maw, C. Gross, T. Schlöglhofer, D. Zimpfer, and H. Schima.
Dr. Francesco Moscato has succesfully finished his QV (tenure track agreement) and is now Associate Professor at the Medical University of Vienna.
Heinrich Schima was elected as Fellow of the American Institute for Biomedical Engineering (AIMBE). He is one of 20 Europeans, who have been invited as fellows since the founding of the Institute in 1992.
The introduction ceremony was held in the National Academy of Sciences in Washington DC.
H. Schima and E. Leonard at the Darwin Memorial Exhibition in the Academy of Sciences, Washington.