The Scientific Advisory Board

The Scientific Advisory Board is responsible for providing the Directorate and Supervisory Board with external specialized knowledge regarding future important research topics and ongoing scientific and strategic issues; it meets every six months. At present the Scientific Advisory Board consists of thirteen international experts in translational research and systems medicine.

Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board

Prof. Stefanie Dimmeler
Institute of Cardiovascular Regeneration - Centre for Molecular Medicine, Frankfurt/Main

Stellvertretende Vorsitzende

Prof. Veronica van Heyningen
University of Edinburgh/Institute of Genetics and Moleculare Medicine (Edinburgh, UK)

Members of the Scientific Advisory Board

Name Institution
Prof. Robert C. Bast, Jr., M.D. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center (Houston, USA)
Prof. Elizabeth Blackburn Salk Institute for Biological Studies (La Jolla, USA)
Prof. Alastair Buchan Medical School und Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford (UK)
Prof. Amanda Fisher Imperial College/Institute of Clinical Science (London, UK)
Jan Geissler Patvocates GmbH, Germany
Prof. Jörg Hacker German National Academy of Sciences Leopoldina, (Halle, Germany)
Prof. Miriam Merad Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York
Prof. Sibrand Poppema University of Groningen (Groningen, NL)
Prof. Alan R. Shuldiner University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA
Prof. Thomas C. Südhof Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, USA