Michael studied Medicine at the Medical University of Vienna and Heidelberg University graduating on the topic of post-stroke epilepsy and associated clinical predictors. During his studies he accomplished clinical electives abroad in Tübingen, Munich and Zurich.
His main research interest is in the field of Neuroimmunology, working in the group of Prof. Romana Höftberger at the Division of Neuropathology and Neurochemistry, Department of Neurology. His research projects focus on pathomechanisms of blood-brain barrier-related proteins, synaptic receptors and screening for novel autoantibodies in neurological diseases like autoimmune encephalitis, demyelinating CNS disorders and epilepsy.
To support the progress of young scientists and research his goal is to foster national and international collaborations and open-minded, vivid discussions between young and senior scientists.
If you are further intrested in his work contact him via E-mail or his profile on ResearchGate.