Barbara Ludwig, Germany

Clinician scientist and lecturer
Dept. of Medicine, Div. of Diabetology
Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus

Dr. Ludwig, recently recruited from University of Madison in Wisconsin, is a physician and staff scientist in the Division of Endocrinology within the Department of Medicine. She provides extensive experience in pancreatic islet cell transplantation in human and in animal models. She has recently established successfully the transplantation of islets into the adrenal gland and is directing the human islet transplantation programme in Dresden.
Scientific career
1997-2003 Medical school, University of Leipzig
2004 Medical licence
2005 Doctorate “summa cum laude”, University of Leipzig
2004-2006 Clinical training at the Clinic of Visceral-, Transplantation-, Thorax- and Vascular Surgery, University of Leipzig
2004-2006 Research Fellowship at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA Pancreatic islet isolation and transplantation
2006-present Clinical training in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology and staff Scientist at the Dept. of Internal Medicine III, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus at the Technische Universität Dresden
2006-present Head of islet transplantation program
2009 Derek Gray Fellowship Award, International Pancreas and Islet Transplantation Association (IPITA)

Lectures by Barbara Ludwig

When Session Talk Title Room
08:35 - 10:05
Session — Replacement of Beta-Cell Function Encapsulated islet transplantation Audimax Auditorium (A.030)
12:30 - 13:30
Lunch & Learn — Otsuka Symposium Progress of clinical islet xenotransplantation in Germany Audimax Auditorium (A.030)

Sessions chaired by Barbara Ludwig

When Session Role Room
13:40 - 15:10
Session — Innovative Strategies for Cell and Tissue Engineering Chairs Audimax Auditorium (A.030)


Committee Role Section
Scientific Program Committee Member

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