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Portrait Gabriela Kania

Gabriela Kania
Prof. Dr. med.

Research Group Leader Department of Rheumatology

Specialties

  • Mechanism of multiorgan remodelling in SSc, cardiovascular disorders, lung disorders
  • 3D cell/tissue cultures, single cell analyses, animal models, monocyte/macrophage biology, fibrosis, fibroblasts, and fibroblasts-macrophage interaction

Departments

Contact

Tel. +41 43 253 30 13
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Further Competencies

  • managing research projects with the industry
  • teaching at the UZH
  • biosafety officer
  • organization of animal licenses and contact with Veterinary Office, controlling animal experiments
  • organisation of the Wagi Lunch Seminar in Schlieren

Career

2022 Professorship, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zurich
2013-heute Research group leader in Center of Experimental Rheumatology, Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Bio-Technopark Schlieren
2013 Habilitation, Faculty of Medicine, University of Zurich
2012-2013 Deputy group leader in Cardioimmunology, Cardiovascular Research Department, Institute of Physiology, University of Zurich
2009-2012 Independent research associate in Cardioimmunology, Cardiovascular Research Department, Institute of Physiology, University of Zurich
2009 Lecturer, Institute of Physiology, University of Zurich
2005 – 2009 Post-doc position in Experimental Critical Care Medicine Group, University Hospital Basel
2002 – 2005 Post-doc position at the In Vitro Differentiation Group, IPK Gatersleben, Germany
1998 – 2002 Doktorandenstelle und Stelle als wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin im Nationalen Forschungsinstitut für Tierreproduktion, Abteilung für Tierreproduktion, Balice/Krakau, Polen
2001 Promotion, Abteilung für Tierreproduktion, Nationales Institut für Tierproduktion in Balice/Krakau/Polen
1998 Master of Science, Fakultät für Biologie und Erdwissenschaften der Jagiellonen-Universität in Krakau/Polen

Most important Memberships

  • PhD Biomedicine Program Commission UZH
  • Member of Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology (ZIHP)
  • Swiss Stem Cell Network

Research Focus

  • mechanism of multiorgan remodelling in SSc
  • cardiovascular disorders
  • lung disorders