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PROF. DR. MED. MARTIN T. R. GRAPOW

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Curriculum Vitae


Since 10/2019

Partner at HerzZentrum Hirslanden Zürich, Private Practise


2017

Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Basel


2016

Master for Health Business Administration (MHBA), Friedrich-Alexander-Univ. Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany


2014

Senior Consultant Cardiac Surgeon


2013

Various fellowships in cardiac surgery Inselspital Bern, East Carolina Heart Institute, Greenville, NC, Cirugia Cardiovascular, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona


2010

Fellowship Departamento de Cirugia Cardiovascular, Hospital Clinic de Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Spain


2009

Fellowship East Carolina Heart Institute, Greenville, NC, USA


2007

Consultant Cardiac Surgeon


2004

Cardiac Surgeon GSTCVS Board Certification


1999

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Universitätsspital Basel, Switzerland


1998 – 1999

Institute of Pharmacology, Martin-Luther-University, Halle/Saale, Germany


1996 – 1998

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Martin-Luther-University, Halle/Saale, Germany


1995

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, USA


Doctoral Thesis


1994 – 1999

Effects of diagnostic application of monoclonal antibody on survival in melanoma patients (Friedrich-Wilhelm-University Bonn, Germany)


Medical School


1993–1996

Friedrich-Wilhelm-University Bonn, Germany


1992–1993

Universitat de Valencia, Spain (Erasmus Grant)


1991–1992

Friedrich-Wilhelm-University Bonn, Germany


1988-1991

Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany


Military Service


1987 – 1988

German Air Force


Education


1978 – 1987

Helene-Lange-Gymnasium Dortmund


2002

EACTS Young Investigator Award, Monaco 2002


2004

Scientific Award/Department of Surgery 2004


2006

WSCTS Basic Research Award, Ottawa 2006

Patent Application No. EP 13/185086, entitled “Artificial vascular graft”, PCT application PCT/EP2014/069946

german, english, spanish

Swiss Society of Cardiac Surgery

European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

Society of Thoracic Surgeons

German Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery


Editorial Board Member:

Medicina (scientific journal of the Lithuanian Medical Association)

Journal of Thoracic Disease


Reviewer:

Annals of Thoracic Surgery

European Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Journal of Thoracic Disease

Journal of Heart- and Lung-Transplantation


Special Interests:

Minimally invasive mitral valve repair surgery

Reconstructive valve surgery

Aortic Surgery

Surgical solutions in the treatment of heart failure

Mechanical circulatory support systems/LVADs

Physiology/Pharmacology of bypass grafts

Myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury

Chest closure