14th Symposium of the Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology (ZIHP)


Friday, August 31, 2018

Hörsaal HAH-E-11, Universität Zürich
Häldeliweg 2, 8044 Zürich

The Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology (ZIHP) proudly announces its 14th symposium.

Basic researchers and clinical scientists will get together at the 14th ZIHP Symposium at the University of Zurich to present and discuss their research in fields related to human physiology.

Oral presentations and posters will give junior researchers the opportunity to present and discuss their cutting-edge results. Cash prizes will be awarded for the best presentation and the best posters.

Keynote lectures

  • Metabolism and the muscle microenvironment
    Prof. Dr. Katrien De Bock, Department of Health Sciences and Technology, ETH Zurich
  • The identification of a novel lipid mediator and its role in the retina
    Prof. Dr. Ingrid Fleming, Institute for Vascular Signalling, University Frankfurt
  • The alveolar wall in hypoxia; a role in acute mountain illness?
    Prof. Dr. Heimo Mairbäurl, Medical Clinic VII, Sports Medicine, University Hospital Heidelberg and German Lung Center
  • Diagnosis in psychiatry: A complex procedure between clinical practice, scientific standards and ethical demands
    Prof. Dr. Paul Hoff, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, University of Zurich


More information about the program will follow.



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University of Zurich
Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology (ZIHP)
Winterthurerstrasse 190, 8057 Zurich
Tel. +41 44 635 50 88/47 , E-Mail


In collaboration with the

PhD Program in Integrative Molecular Medicine (imMed)