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Galateja Jordakieva Galateja Jordakieva, PhDOccupational Medicine Specialist

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Position: Senior physician

ORCID: 0000-0001-5884-8256
T +43 1 40400 52340

Further Information


Accidents, Occupational; Allergy and Immunology; Asthma, Occupational; Occupational Diseases; Occupational Health; Occupational Medicine

Research interests

My main research focus is the clinical diagnosis of occupational diseases and work-place related hazards, with a special focus on immune mediated responses and allergy.

Techniques, methods & infrastructure

Clinical occupational medicine diagnostics and physiological testing, specialised occupational medicine outpatient care at the University Department of Physical Medicine, Rehabilitation and Occupational Medicine (Head: Univ. Prof. Dr. Richard Crevenna, MBA, MSc).

Selected publications

  1. Jordakieva, G. et al., 2017. Sublingual house dust mite immunotherapy has no impact on decrease of circulating erythrocytes upon airway allergen challenge in allergic rhinitis. Scientific Reports, 7(1). Available at:
  2. Jordakieva, G. et al., 2018. Occupational exposure to ultrafine particles in police officers: no evidence for adverse respiratory effects. Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology, 13(1). Available at:
  3. Osterode, W., Schranz, S. & Jordakieva, G., 2018. Effects of night shift on the cognitive load of physicians and urinary steroid hormone profiles - a randomized crossover trial. Chronobiology International, pp.1-13. Available at:
  4. Pilger, A. et al., 2014. Affective and inflammatory responses among orchestra musicians in performance situation. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 37, pp.23-29. Available at:
  5. Jordakieva, G. et al., 2014. Peripheral Erythrocytes Decrease upon Specific Respiratory Challenge with Grass Pollen Allergen in Sensitized Mice and in Human Subjects B. Ryffel, ed. PLoS ONE, 9(1), p.e86701. Available at: