UniBE Cluster for Cardiovascular Research

Monthly seminars 2017

UniBe Cluster for Cardiovascular Research - Seminar series 2017

Monday 9 January
Title: Materials design for cardiac regeneration.
Presenter: Dr phil. nat. Géraldine Guex, Biointerfaces, and Laboratory for Protection and Physiology Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, St. Gallen
Monday 27 February
Title: Genetic basis of Sudden Cardiac Death
Presenter: Dr. med. Dr. rer. nat. Argelia Medeiros-Domingo, Oberärztin Rhythmologie und Kardiogenetik Universitätsklinik für Kardiologie, Inselspital, Bern
Monday 13 March
Title: Recent developments in cardiac pacemaker technology - avoiding batteries and leads
Presenter: Dr. med. Andreas Häberlin
Monday 10 April
Title: Assessing the myocardium with developing Cardiovascular MRI techniques:bench and clinical studies 
Presenter: Dr. phil. nat. Kady Fischer
Monday 8 May
Presenter: Dr. phil. nat. Nina Ullrich
Title: Shaping the Heart - Structural and Functional Maturation of Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes in Novel 3D Micro-Patterned Scaffolds for Myocardial Repair
Monday 12 June

Presenter: Dr. phil. nat. Flavien Charpentier
Title: Patient-specific iPS cell-derived cardiomyocytes elucidate cellular phenotype of RRAD-related Brugada syndrome
 2017 Flyer_June_seminar.pdf

Thursday 23 June, 15:30h
Location: A263, Bühlstrasse 4, Department of Anatomy
Presenter: Dr. Juan Manuel Gonzalez-Rosa, Harward Medical School, Boston
Title: "Humanizing" the zebrafish heart: exploring the role of elevate cardiomyocyte ploidy as a barrier to mammalian heart regeneration


Summmer break

Monday 11 September

Title: Do bigger hearts beat slower and run faster?
Presenter: Prof. Dr. med. Wilhelm, Matthias


Monday 9 October
Monday 13 November
Title: TBA
Presenter: Prof. Dr. Dominik Obrist
Monday 11 December

All seminars will be held at 12:30 in room MEM H813, Murtenstrasse 35 unless stated otherwise



PD Dr. Sarah Longnus 
Department of Clinical Research
MEM H808
Murtenstrasse 35
CH-3008 Bern
Email: sarah.henninglongnus@insel.ch
Tel: +41 31 632 79 70


Dr. Ange Maguy
Department of Physiology
Bühlplatz 5
3012 Bern
Email: maguy@pyl.unibe.ch
Tel: + 41 31 631 87 49