Wissenschaftliche Sitzungen 2021

Auf Beschluss des Vorstandes vom 24.11.2020 entfielen alle für 2021 geplanten Veranstaltungen.

Ein virtuelles internationales Symposium zum Impfstatus fand am 31.März 2021 statt:

“COVID-19 Vaccination: Clinics and Science“

on Wednesday, 31st of March, 2021 at 18:00 – 20:00 (German time)

CHAIR: Prof. Ivar Roots, President of Berlin Medical Society

MODERATION: Prof. Reinhard Burger, former President of the Robert Koch-Institute Berlin, Prof. Heinz Zeichhardt, IQVD GmbH Berlin, CEO, formerly Inst. of Virology, Charité Berlin

Welcome and introduction:

Prof. Ivar Roots, President of Berlin Medical Society

1.Prevention of infectious diseases by vaccination, Prof. Ole Wichmann (Robert-Koch-Institute (RKI), Berlin, Germany)

2. Vector vaccination, Prof. Gerd Sutter (German Center of Infectiology Research, Ludwig-Maximilian-University, Munich, Germany)

3. Vaccination approach in Germany, Prof. Thomas Mertens (Institute of Virology, University Ulm, and Chairman of Standing Committee on Vaccination at the RKI, Berlin, Germany)

4. Are variants of concern covered by the current immunization programs? Prof. Jens Lundgren (Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark)

5. mRNA mass vaccination and experience in Israel, Prof. Ran Balicer (Clalit Research Institute for Public Health, Tel Aviv, Israel)

6. Experience with different vaccines in Serbia, Prof. Miloš Marković (Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Belgrade, Serbia)

7. COVID-19 immunization of chronically ill patients, Prof. Krzysztof Tomasiewicz (Department of Infectious Diseases Medical University of Lublin, Poland)

8. Mastering the pandemic – the holistic approach in France, Prof. Yazdan Yazdanpanah (Department of Infectious Diseases, Bichat Claude Bernard Hospital and Paris Diderot University, Paris, France)

General discussion

Board members:

Prof. Selim Badur, Microbiology, University of Istanbul, Turkey
Dr. Albana Fico, Public Health Institution, Tirana, Albania Prof. Simin Florescu, University of Medicine and Pharmacy Bucharest, Romania
Prof. Aleksandra Grozdanova, Public Health Institution, Skopje, North Macedonia
Prof. David Horst, Pathology, Charité Berlin, Germany
Prof. Alojz Ihan, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Prof. Robert Klamroth, Angiology and Hemostaseology, Vivantes hospital, Berlin, Germany
Prof. Branko Kolaric, Government Expert Board for the fight against COVID-19, Zagreb, Croatia
Prof. Stavros Konstantinides, Center for Thrombosis and Hemostastis (CTH), University Mainz, Germany

Prof. Reinhold Kreutz, Clinical Pharmacology, Charité, Berlin, Germany
Prof. Detlev Krüger, Virology, Charité, Berlin, Germany
Prof. Martin Mielke, Robert Koch-Institute, and Berlin Microbiological Society, Berlin, Germany
Prof. Sebastian Stintzing, Oncology, Hematology, Immunology, Charité Berlin
Prof. Norbert Suttorp, Infectiology and Pneumology, Charité Berlin, Germany
Prof. Frank Tacke, Hepatology and Gastroenterology, Charité Berlin, Germany
Prof. Zoubida Tazi Mezalek, University hospital Rabat, Morocco
Dr. Anna Vachulová, National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Bratislava, Slovakia
Dr. Jan Zeman, Bulovka Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic

This event was supported by an unrestricted grant of the Bayer AG, Medical Affairs EMEA Berlin and is directed by the Berlin Medical Society, Prof. Ivar Roots, President and Dr. Eberhard Neumann von Meding, Secretary.