Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne

PD Dr. Dr. Deniz Hos - Curriculum Vitae

Education and professional career

2019: Habilitation and Venia Legendi, Medical Faculty, University of Cologne
2018: Principal Investigator, CAP 11 “The contribution of myeloid cells to corneal neovascular disease”, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC)
2017- 2019: Co-Principal Investigator, B3 “Novel therapeutic role of myeloid cell-derived VEGF-C and lymphangiogenesis in resolution of corneal inflammation and reestablishment of corneal transparency”, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC)
2016: European and German Board Exam in Ophthalmology
2015: Principle Investigator, TP 5 “Myeloid cell function in corneal hem- and lymphangiogenesis” in the DFG Research Unit FOR 2240 “Angiogenesis, Lymphangiogenesis and Cellular Immunity in Inflammatory Diseases of the Eye” at the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Cologne
2014 - 2019: Speaker, Young DOG (Residents of the German Ophthalmological Society)
2012 - 2016: PhD, Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne (CMMC), University of Cologne
2011: Resident physician and scientific assistant, Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Cologne
2006 - 2010: Doctorate degree (Dr. med) (summa cum laude) at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
2006 - 2009: Diploma in Molecular Medicine, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
2002 - 2010: Medical School at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Approbation (licence to practice medicine)

Awards, distinctions and professional activities

2019: International Travel Grant, ARVO Annual Meeting 2019, Vancouver, Canada
2018: Helmholtz Research Award, German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)
2017: Nomination “European Leadership Development Programme”, Class 2017-2019, European Society of Ophthalmology
2014: Research Award of the German Ophthalmological Society (Eye foundation)
2013: Dry Eye Research Award, Annual Meeting of the German Ophthalmological Society (DOG) 2013, Berlin, Germany
2010: Karl Giehrl Award 2011 for best medical dissertation, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
2007: Research scholarship of the Interdisciplinary Center of Clinical Research, IZKF, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg


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