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Medical University of Graz

5th Theodor Escherich & 2nd AMICI
Joint Symposium 2018

We are proud to announce the 5th Theodor Escherich & 2nd AMICI Joint Symposium on medical microbiome research.
The symposium will host international experts in the field and should foster the medical perspective of microbiome research.

Confirmed speakers:



  • Paul O'Toole (University College Cork Cork, Ireland)
  • Ruth Schmitz-Streit (University of Kiel, Germany)
  • Alexander Loy (University of Vienna, Austria)
  • Julia Drewes (Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, USA)
  • Josberg Keller (NDFB, The Netherlands)
  • Mahmoud Ghannoum (Case Western Reserve University, USA)
  • Eva-Maria Pferschy-Wenzig (University of Graz, Austria)
  • Leo van Overbeek (Wageningen University, The Netherlands)
  • Dror Minz (Agricultural Research Organization ARO, Israel) 
  • Lise Korsten (University of Pretoria, South Africa) 
  • Ina Bergheim (University of Vienna, Austria) 
  • Doris Marko (University of Vienna, Austria) 
  • Michael Schloter (Technical University of Munich, Helmholtz Center Munich, Germany)
  • Gabriele Berg (Technical University of Graz, Austria)





8th and 9th November 2018
Thursday (full day) & Friday  (half day) 


Neuer Med Campus, Hörsaal 5
Neue Stiftingtalstraße 2, 8010 Graz


From City center (Jakominiplatz) take the Busline E7 to final stop
"LKH Med Uni/Klinikum Nord" (substitute for tram 7).

Link for more orientation.

  • VMC Moodle
  • Forschungportal
  • MEDonline
  • Library