Michael Wolzt, MD

Michael Wolzt, MD. born 1967 in Vienna, Austria, he graduated from Vienna University and received his MD in 1991. He is Professor of Medicine and senior consultant at the Vienna General Hospital. His career spans specialist training in internal medicine, cardiology, and diabetes & metabolism at the Vienna General Hospital, and post-graduate training at the University College London, UK. He is head of Cardiovascular Medicine at the Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Director of the Clinical Trials Coordination Centre (KKS), and is named European expert to the EMA. Michael Wolzt co-ordinates the IMI project EMTRAIN and is partner in the H2020 consortium RITrain and CORBEL and in the Erasmus programme C-COMEND. The scientific interest covers different clinical aspects of inflammation, vascular function, thrombosis, and metabolism. He has published more than 300 original articles in peer-reviewed journals, has authored several books and has jointly organised post-graduate training programmes.