First International Symposium of Paediatric Research

First International Symposium of Paediatric Research on the campus of Hanover Medical School from May 23th to May 25th, 2013. Keynote lectures delivered by outstanding experts of their fields will keep you up-dated on cutting-edge wet-lab and clinical research in paediatric cardiology, hematology, immunology, nephrology, oncology, pneumology and surgery. The faculty of the Paediatric Research Centre will present their peer-review funded research on common and rare diseases in childhood. Moreover you will have the opportunity to visit our brandnew building for Paediatric Research. Don’t miss the opportunity to meet the faculty and discuss the science. Please join us for three exciting days of basic and clinical science.

Keynote speakers

  • Pierre Cochat, Lyon
  • Niels Høiby, Copenhagen
  • Patrick Holt, Perth
  • Stuart Orkin, Boston
  • Agostino Pierro, London
  • Mark Krasnow, Stanford
  • and Faculty Members of the Hannover Paediatric Research Centre


Finkelstein Prize

2012: Hannes Sallmon, medical student (Rostock/Berlin) and visiting research fellow at Harvard Medical School, has received the Finkelstein Prize from the Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine of Northern Germany (NDGKJ). Hannes is currently a resident in Pediatrics at Charité University Medical Center, Berlin, Germany.

Keystone Symposia Conference “Pulmonary Vascular Disease and Right Ventricular Dysfunction”

Dr. Hansmann was the main scientific organizer of the first “Keystone Symposia Conference on Pulmonary Vascular Disease and Right Ventricular Dysfunction” in Monterey, California, 9/2012.
The conference report will be published soon in Pulmonary Circulation (A. von Gise et al., 2013).
Posthoc recordings of several oral presentations at this Keystone Symposium can be found here: