(Vienna/Balatonfüred, 04 July 2019) Bruno Podesser, Professor of Laboratory Animal Research and Head of MedUni Vienna's Center for Biomedical Research, was awarded the "pro merito" medal by the Hungarian Society of Cardiology and admitted as an Honorary Member.
His expert colleagues commended Podesser's work in the field of myocardial protection. The award was presented by President Kalman Toth (centre right) and Bela Merkely (right) at the Society's annual conference in Balatonfüred. The laudatory speech was given by Zoltan Papp (left).
About Bruno Podesser
Bruno Podesser is a qualified consultant surgeon and cardiac surgeon and has headed up MedUni Vienna's Center for Biomedical Research as Professor of Laboratory Animal Research since 2014. His main research interest lies in the field of clinical and applied basic research relating to the cardiovascular system.