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The focal point of research (Congress, Dresden)

- Smallest blood vessels -

IMIN - International Microvascular Net
Dreikönigskirche Dresden
House of Church, Banquet Hall, Hauptstr. 23, D-01097 Dresden
Sep. 17th 2017, 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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Hermann Rein Award 2017

Servier Award for Microcirculation

The German Society for Microcirculation and Vascular Biology invites scientists to apply for the Hermann Rein Award for excellent contributions to the field of experimental and clinical research in microcirculation and vascular biology sponsored by Servier Deutschland GmbH.

This prize of 2.000 € will be awarded at the upcoming Meeting of the German Society for Microcirculation and Vascular Biology held 5–7 October 2017 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. The awardee will be chosen by a panel of referees from three selected finalists, which present their work in a special Hermann Rein Award session at the meeting.

We accept individual applications and nominations by colleagues.

All applications should be sent by email until July 15, 2017 to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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XI. International Conference on Hemorheology and Microcirculation

3–5 July 2017 Yaroslavl, Russia

International Society of Clinical Hemorheology (ISCH)
Russian Society of Hemorheology and Microcirculation
Moscow State University
Yaroslavl State Pedagogical University
Yaroslavl State Medical Academy

Dear Colleague,

The Organizing Committee invites you to attend the 11-th International Conference on Hemorheology and Microcirculation that will be held on July 3 – July 5, 2017, in center of Russia, in the ancient Russian town Yaroslavl that is situated on the great river Volga. This is a city where the history of Russia comes to life. Its face bears traces of different times and epochs, white walls of old churches stand out against the greenery of numerous trees. Yaroslavl attracts tourists as a city of rich artistic heritage passing a lot of specimens of old architecture and painting. Magnificent views open from the steep banks of the rivers Volga and Kotorosl. 

A.V. Muravyov               
Chairman of Organizing Committee

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Servier Award for Microcirculation: Winner’s announced!

Dear Members of ESM,

Servier Award for MicrocirculationIt is our great pleasure to announce the Servier Award for Microcirculation, which will be given at the ESM-EVBO Congress, Geneva 2017.
Servier, with the European Society for Microcirculation (ESM), is offering a research award: the Servier Award in Microcirculation.
A € 4000 grant is offered every 2 years for an outstanding clinical or basic research publication in the fields of microcirculation and vascular biology. The call for applications is advertised on the ESM and the Conference websites.
The 2017 Servier Award in Microcirculation will be presented to Shengpeng Wang and Angela RM Kurz.
They will receive the prize during the 29 th European Society for Microcirculation Congress in Geneva (Switzerland), May 29-June 1, 2017.

Sincerely yours,
Prof. Akos Koller
ESM Secretary General

World Congress for Microcirculation 2018

The 11th WCM being held in Vancouver, Canada September 9-13, 2018, will be comprised of 30 scientific symposia, two keynote lectures, and three poster sessions.

Congress website:

Call for Symposium Submissions now on!
The fillable symposium application form is available here.
Printable Terms of Reference for submitting symposium applications is available here.

WCM 2018

Winner of the Malpighi Award 2017

Dear All,

On behalf of the Committee of the Malpighi Award 2017 it is my great pleasure to inform you that the winner of the Malpighi Award 2017 is Prof. Ralf H. Adams, Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, Department of Tissue Morphogenesis, and University of Münster, Faculty of Medicine, D-48149 Münster, Germany.
The competition was high and the selection of the winner from many excellent candidates was done by anonymous voting.
The Award will be given to Ralf Adams at the ESM-EVBO 2017 Conference in Geneva, Switzerland.

Akos Koller
ESM General Secretary

Illustration from a paper of R.H. Adams’ group: Flow Dynamics and HSPC Homing in Bone Marrow Microvessels. Cell Rep. 2017 Feb 14; 18(7): 1804–1816. Published online 2017 Feb 14. doi:  10.1016/j.celrep.2017.01.042 PMCID: PMC5318670.

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