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Prof. Dr. med. Uta Dahmen

Current affiliation and position

Experimental Transplantation Surgery (W2-Professorship)
Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery
University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany

Education and scientific Career

1978-1985 Medical School at Hamburg, Freiburg and Montpellier
1985-1990 Residency in General Surgery at the Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
1990-1993 DFG-funded Research Fellowship at Pittsburgh Transplantation Institute; Pittsburgh PA, USA
1993-1998 Residency in General Surgery at the Department of General Surgery, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf
1998-2010 Attending and Head of Research Group Experimental Surgery at the Department of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, University Hospital Essen
2003 Habilitation, Medical Faculty University of Essen
2010-now W2-Professorship Experimental Transplantation Surgery at the Department of General, Visceral and Vascular Surgery, University Hospital Jena

Recent research topics

  • The damage response of the liver: Perfusion, regeneration and rejection of the healthy and
    diseased liver
  • Technical interest in developing microsurgical techniques, image video analysis algorithms,
    diagnostic tests (LPS-assay) and tools (diagnostic potential of bio-impedance