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Traumatic Brain Injury

Seminar description:
Traumatic brain injury is a major cause of death and disability wordwide. Therapeutic options are almost limited to surgical interventions and symptomatic relief owing to the complexity of pathophysiological processes including a clinically relevant neuroinflammation.

This seminar consists of two parts with a focus on clinical practice (neurosurgery, neuromonitoring, and neuroprotection by PD Dr. Axel Neulen, day 1) or experimental research (animal models, pathophysiology i.e. neuroinflammation by Prof. Dr. Michael Schäfer, day 2).

Dates and Venue:
To be announced

Lecturers: Prof. Dr. Michael Schäfer (Department of Anesthesiology, Focus Program Translational Neurosciences, Research Center für Immunotherapy) & PD Dr. Axel Neulen (Department of Neurosurgery)

Maximum number of participants: 12

Minimum number of participants: 4

If you are interested, please contact Prof. Schäfer directly  via E-Mail.

For the workshop,  0.5 CP for scientific skills training can be credited.


Ivonne Dietzel
Program Coordinator
Bldg. 907, Room 01-212
University Medical Center
Langenbeckstr. 1
55131 Mainz

Tel. +49 6131 17-7631