Richard Moriggl and Heidi Neubauer receive Awards at the Vetmed Science Day 2019

Gain more insight into the Vetmeduni Science day in this video, created by the Vetmeduni Vienna.

At this year’s Vetmeduni Science Day, there were interesting talks, poster sessions from students, networking opportunities as well as awards given in recognition of outstanding scientific contributions from the previous year. Members of the Moriggl lab, Richard Moriggl and Heidi Neubauer, were very successful and received three awards.

Receiving this year’s well deserved awards at the 2019 Vetmeduni Science Day event. Picture credits: T. Suchanek/Vetmeduni Vienna.

Lab head Richard Moriggl was awarded with the ‘Vetmeduni Vienna ‘Scientist of the Year’ Award, non-clinical category: Highest number of citations’. 

Heidi Neubauer was awarded with the ‘Vetmeduni Vienna ‘Young Scientist of the Year’ Award, non-clinical category: Highest number of citations’ and the ‘Vetmeduni Vienna ‘Young Scientist of the Year’ Award, non-clinical category: Most third-party funding’.

Richard and Heidi on stage while receiving their awards.

Read more on the Vetmeduni Science Day 2019.

7th Annual Meeting of the International Cytokine & Interferon Society

From the 20th – 23rd October members of the Moriggl lab were excited to join the 7th Annual Meeting of the International Cytokine & Interferon Society that took place in the beautiful Hofburg in Vienna.

Heidi presenting her research on the beautiful stage

Our group was represented by well-received posters from Tobias Suske, Anna Orlova, Christina Maria Wagner and Helena Sorger. A highlight of the conference was an interesting selected short talk by Heidi Neubauer about the gain-of-function STAT5B N642H mutation as a driver of mature T cell leukemia/ lymphoma.

International Symposium on T cells and T-cell lymphomas in Essen

Members of the Moriggl group travelled to Essen, Germany to join the Symposium on T cells and T-cell lymphomas.

Helena presenting a poster at the Symposium.

Helena Sorger and Tobias Suske presented their PhD research in poster format while Heidi Neubauer gave an interesting talk on her T cell project.

Heidi giving her talk

Thank you to the CONTROL-T consortium for organising this inspiring symposium!