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Meetings in the field of microcirculation and vascular biology & medicine
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Call for action!

Dear All,

I would like to inform you that the European Society for Microcirculation (ESM) is looking for bids for organizing the ESM 2019 Conference.
We are looking for a devoted scientist with the support of an active group, who are engaged in studying microcirculation and vascular biology. Also, we need an attractive program plan an exciting city, which is affordable for young scientist.
Please send you bids to me before the ESM-EVBO Geneva Conference so the Executive Committee of ESM can make decision at the meeting. As you know, the winner will be our next President for two years! We need a good one and females are encouraged! (Call for action! in PDF)
Thank you in advance,

Sincerely yours,
Akos Koller
Secretary General ESM

Physical medicine and microcirculation symposium

~ between tradition and high-tech solutions ~

Dear Colleagues,

I would like to inform you regarding an interesting meeting on Microcirculation, on February 15-17, 2017, in Sarvar, Hungary. Please see the attached flyer.


For further details please contact Eitel J. Vida.

Sincerely yours,
Akos Koller
Secretary General, ESM

Eitel J. Vida
Market Strategy Development
IPO - International Prevention Organization - Competence Consulting Net - c/o VIDA Strategie & Consulting
Kontakt: Eitel J. Vida, Neuenberger Str. 9, D-36041 Fulda
Office: IPO-Office, c/o Bernd Kalla, Robert-Koch-Str. 3, D-36043 Fulda
Tel. +49 (0)661 380 90 99-0, Fax +49 (0)661 380 90 99-9
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12th World Congress for Microcirculation

Dear Members of ESM,

As you know the next, 11th World Congress for Microcirculation will be held in 2018 in Vancouver, Canada.
However, the location/organizer of the following, 12th WCM has not yet been decided. Here is a call for proposals for organizing the WCM 2022 by Prof. Meininger and Prof Tailoi.
Please read it carefully and let them know if you are interested.

Sincerely yours,
Akos Koller
Secretary General, ESM

ESM-EVBO joint meeting 2017

Dear Members of ESM,

Just in case if you have not noticed the next joint meeting of ESM and EVBO will be held in Geneva. Please follow the link for further details. I hope to see all of you there!

Sincerely yours,
Akos Koller
Secretary General, ESM

Hermann Rein Prize 2016 awarded to Boris Strilic

The Hermann Rein Prize, donated by SERVIER Deutschland with an amount of 2,000 €, was awarded at the annual meeting of the German Society for Microcirculation and Vascular Biology (GfMVB), organised in cooperation with the Collaborative Research Center (SFB) 834 in Frankfurt/Germany. It is one of the highest awards in the field. All finalists have published in the renown journal Nature, the winner Dr. Boris Strilic (Bad Nauheim/Germany) with his work “Tumour cell-induced endothelial cell necroptosis via death receptor 6 promotes metastasis“ (Nature, 2016, 536(7615):215-218). The finalists received 500 € each from GfMVB.

Hermann Rein Prize 2016 Finalists
From left to right: Prof. Dr. Henning Morawietz (Dresden, Secretary GfMVB, Head of Prize Committee), Kerstin Wilhelm (Finalist, Bad Nauheim), Sven Reischauer (Finalist, Bad Nauheim), Dr. Boris Strilic (Winner, Bad Nauheim), Prof. Dr. Ralf Brandes (Frankfurt, President GfMVB). © Katalin Pálfi

Vascular summer school in Angers

The University of Angers (France) organize a vascular summer school "VESSAL", 4th to 8th July 2016.

This intensive teaching program will provide an overview of the actual and future knowledge in the field of cardiovascular diseases. Selected thematic will be presented by renowned researchers and clinicians experts in the field who will share with the participants their experience through interactive plenary lectures, workshops, hands-on and laboratory visits.

For more information visit This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Also, enclosed please find the flyers for the summer school.

Sincerely yours,
Akos Koller
ESM, Secretary General

Presentation of our summer programs 2016 (All)  >>
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