Univ. Prof. Dr. Ursula Wiedermann-Schmidt


Welcome to the website of the Institute of Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine at the Medical University of Vienna. Our institute has a long tradition in patient care, research and teaching in the immunization sector, travel and tropical medicine. On a tour through our institute you will find more information about our departments and employees.

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Head of the Institute

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Ursula Wiedermann-Schmidt



The B Cell Summer School will be an up-to-date educational journey through B cell immunology, new technologies and beyond for advanced doctoral candidates and postdocs interested in B CELL BIOLOGY.more


Dear Colleagues and Friends, it is a great pleasure to announce the IX European Congress of Protistology (ECOP) to be held as a joint meeting with the annual Congress of the International Society of Protistologists (ISOP). The meeting will be organized as a Green Meeting by the University of Vienna together with the German Society for Protozoology (DGP) in Vienna, Austria, 9-14 July 2023. The Congress of the European Societies is the most important event organized by FEPS, every four...more




Der Fondspräsident, Herr Amtsführender Stadtrat Peter Hacker, überreichte die Dekrete des Herrn Bürgermeisters an alle Preisträger:innen. Im Anschluss wurden alle Festgäste zu einem Cocktailempfang eingeladen. Wir gratulieren Dr. Joshua Tobias zur Unterstützung für das Projekt "Construction of a mucosal S1 and S2 SARS-CoV-2 bivalent peptide vaccine to prevent infection, transmission, and virus-induced neurologic symptoms, such as anosmia"


The project is financed by European Commission under the Horizon Maria Sklodowska-Curie Action Postdoctoral Fellowships 2021, project no 101066450.Project Abstract