Prof. Dr. Triantafyllos Chavakis

Prof. Dr. Triantafyllos Chavakis
Career

03/2014-

W3-Professor and Chair of the Department for Clinical Pathobiochemistry, University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden

2010-2014

Professor (W2) of Medicine, Chief of the Division for Vascular Inflammation, Diabetes and Kidney, Department of Internal Medicine III, University Clinic Carl Gustav Carus, TU Dresden

2005 - 2010
Principal Investigator and Head of the Inflammation Biology Section, Experimental Immunology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD, USA
2002 - 2004
Resident physician and Group leader, Department of Internal Medicine, University Clinic Heidelberg
2000 - 2002
Intern, Third Department of Internal Medicine and postdoctoral fellow, Justus Liebig University Gießen
Further Affiliations
Faculty Member, Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden (PLID); Faculty Member and Leader of Research Area B (Diabetes) Center of Regenerative Therapies Dresden (CRTD)

Education
  Boards in Internal Medicine
1996 - 2001 Experimental doctorate thesis, Max Planck Institute of Physiological and Clinical Research, Bad Nauheim and Institute of Biochemistry, Justus-Liebig-University Giessen (summa cum laude)
1993 – 2000
Studies of Medicine, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany

Awards and Honors
2014 David Pyke and Peter Watkins Visiting Professor in Diabetes and Endocrinology, King´s College Hospital London, UK
2012
European Society for Clinical Investigation Award for Excellence in Translational Research
2009
Elected member of the Henry Kunkel Society for Immunology Research
2009
Member of the Cancer Advisory Board (Advisory Board to the Scientific Director of the National Cancer Institute)
2005
Alexander Schmidt Prize of the Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research
2004
Hauss Prize of the German Society of Atherosklerosis Research
2003
Gotthard Schettler Prize of the German Society of Angiology
2003 Oskar Lapp Prize of the German Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Research
2003 Dr. Herbert Stolzenberg Prize of the Justus Liebig University Gießen
2003 Young Investigator Award of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis
2002 Young Investigator Advancement Award of the Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research
2001 Otto Hahn Prize of the Max Planck Society
1999 DAAD Prize of the Justus Liebig University Giessen
1999 Young Investigator Award of the European Atherosklerosis Society
1998 Second Prize at the International Competition "Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Cardiovascular Disease"
1998 Best Abstract Prize of the Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Research