Knowledge Transfer- Seminars in Salzburg

The American Austrian Foundation organizes week long seminars conducted by Austrian and American physicians from leading Austrian and American medical institutions.These clinical seminars consist of state-of-the-art lectures, workshops and case presentations. Highly qualified English-speaking physicians from all over the World are invited to Salzburg for a one week update in their medical specialty. Each seminar is limited to 36 participants, allowing for intensive interaction and knowledge transfer through didactic lectures, discussions, case presentations, hands on training and video conferencing.

Duration: about one week
Location: Salzburg
Target Group: Physicians from the Vienna Hospital Association
Registration: Please mention your hospital and write to  ged.kom@wienkav.at

NO. DATE TOPIC COURSE DIRECTOR(S) ACADEMIC INSTITUTIONS
1 January 7-13 Pediatric Cardiology Matt O’Connor, MD TBA Children’s Hospital of Philadelpia TBA
2 January 14-20 OB/GYN Frank Chervenak, MD Christian Dadak, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
3 January 21-27 Pediatric Emergency Medicine Frances Nadel, MD Burkhard Simma, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelpia Children’s Hospital Feldkirch
4 January 28-Feb. 3 Dermatology Richard Granstein, MD Georg Stingl, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
5 February 4-10 Medical Education Beth Rezet, MD Wolfgang Aulitzky, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
6 February 18-24 Pulmonology Meinhard Kneussl, MD Fernando Martinez, MD Wilhelminen Hospital Vienna Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
7 Feb 25-March 3 Diabetes Robin S. Goland, MD Julai Szendroedi, MD Columbia University-NYP German Diabetes Center (DDZ)
8 March 4-10 Neurology Dara Jamieson, MD Eugen Trinka, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Christian Doppler Clinic, Salzburg
9 March 11-17 Family Medicine Lloyd Michener, MD Manfred Maier, MD Duke University Medical Center Medical University of Vienna
10 March 18-24 Oncology A: Hematologic Malignancies Thomas Fahey, MD David Strauss, MD Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
11 March 25-31 Psychiatry John Barnhill, MD Wolfgang Fleischhacker, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Innsbruck
12 April 8 – 14 Ophthalmology Gary Lelli, MD Susanne Binder, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Boltzmann Institute Vienna
13 April 15-21 Pediatric Urology Thomas Kolon, MD Josef Oswald, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Sisters of Mercy Linz
14 April 22-28 Medical Quality & Safety Jan Boswinkel, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
15 May 13-19 Maternal & Infant Health Richard Polin, MD Friedrich Reiterer, MD Columbia University-NYP Medical University of Innnsbruck
16 May 27-June 2 Neurosurgery (Spine) Roger Härtl, MD Claudius Thomé, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Innsbruck
17 June 3-9 Behavioral Pediatrics Susan Levy, MD Claudia Klier, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Medical University of Vienna
18 June 10-16 Bone & Joint Surgery Russell Windsor, MD Richard Windhager, MD Hospital for Special Surgery Medical University of Vienna
19 June 17-23 Anesthesiology Hugh Hemmings, MD Klaus Markstaller, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
20 June 24-30 Cardiology Robert Kim, MD Gerald Maurer, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
21 July 1-7 ESU Master Class in Urology Harry Herr, MD Joan Palou, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP European Urological Association
22 July 8-14 Pathology Jennifer Brainard, MD Martin Susani, MD Cleveland Clinic Medical University of Vienna
23 July 15-21 Temporal Bone Surgery Sam Selesnick, MD Gerd Rasp, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP General Hospital Salzburg
24 TBA Antibiotic Resistance Arnaud Fontanet, MD                             Stephan Harbarth, MD                                   Trip Gulick, MD Institut Pasteur University of Geneva Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
25 August 26-Sept 1 Internal Medicine Joseph Tenenbaum, MD Michael Trauner, MD Columbia University – NYP Medical University of Vienna
26 Sept 2-8 Infectious Diseases Roy Trip Gulick, MD Christoph Steininger, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
27 Sept 9-15 General Pediatrics Philip Scribano, MD Reinhold Kerbl, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Hospital Leoben
28 Sept 16-22 Lipid Metabolism Antonio M. Gotto, MD, PhD Philip Barter, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP International Atherosclerosis Society
29 Sept 30-Oct 6 Surgery Michael Lieberman, MD Michael Gnant, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
30 Oct 7 – 13 Chronic Inflammatory Skin Diseases Georg Stingl, MD James G. Krueger, MD Medical University of Vienna Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP
31 Oct 14-20 Imaging David Trost, MD Franz Kainberger, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University Vienna
32 Oct 21-27 Neonatology Eric Eichenwald, MD Bernd Urlesberger, MD Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Medical University of Graz
33 Oct 28 – Nov 3 Otolaryngology Michael Stewart, MD Gerd Rasp, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP General Hospital Salzburg
34 Nov 4-10 Rehabilitation Medicine Michael O’Dell, MD Elisabeth Preisinger, MD Weill Cornell Medicine-NYP Medical University of Vienna
35 Nov 11-17 Cardiac Surgery Johannes Bonatti, MD Günther Laufer, MD Cleveland Clinic Medical University of Vienna
36 Dec 9-15 Oncology B: Soft Tissue, Bone, and Skin Malignancies David Pfister, MD Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center