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


Train your presentation skills and share your research project with the audience

Use this opportunity to network with other researchers working in the field of integrative physiology in Zurich

NEW THIS YEAR: Meet our sponsors and learn more about job opportunities


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

Basic researchers and clinical scientists will get together 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

  • The identification of a novel lipid mediator and its role in the retina
    Prof. Dr. Ingrid Fleming, Institute for Vascular Signalling, University Frankfurt
  • Metabolism and the muscle microenvironment
    Prof. Dr. Katrien De Bock, Department of Health Sciences and Technology, ETH Zurich
  • 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

Program (PDF, 329 KB)

Poster list (PDF, 253 KB)


NEW this year: Our sponsors are presenting themselves in a familiar atmosphere. The following two companies are represented:

Job opportunities in a biopharmaceutical company
Astra Zeneca
With imMed Alumni Dr. Caroline Leuenberger and Dr. Claudio Schuoler

Job opportunities in life sciences
Kelly Services
With imMed Alumna Dr. Daniela Ernst


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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)