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CURRICULUM VITAE

Dr. biomed. inf. Dr. med. univ. Karl David Fritscher

e-mail: karl.fritscher@umit.at




 

PERONAL DATA

Nationality: Austria

Date of birth: 5.4.1976

Place of birth: Linz

 

 

EDUCATION

1994                                    General qualification for university entrance at Bundesgymnasium                                                         Amstetten(highest honors)

 

 

STUDY OF MEDICINE

1994 - 2001                         Study of medicine at the University of Vienna

 

3/2000 – 8/2000                  Elective course: Ultrasound-Anatomy

 

 

POSTGRADUATE ACTIVITIES

02. 04. - 25. 05. 2001          Basic military service at the Austrian army

 

28. 05. - 07. 09. 2001          Physician at the „Stellungskommission Wien "

 

09/2011 - 11/2001           Physician  at the  Department for Otorhinolaryngology at the  Army                                              Hospital Vienna

 

01/2002 - 09/2002       Intern at medical practice of Dr. Friedrich Matejicek (General                                              practitioner,    Vienna)

 

 

STUDY OF MEDICAL INFORMATICS


10/2002- 07/2004                Study of medical informatics at University for Health Sciences,                                             Medical Informatics and Technology (UMIT)

 

07/2004                               Masters degree in Medical Informatics at UMIT

 

12/2006                               PhD degree in Biomedical Informatics at UMIT (magna cum                                                                     laude)

 

 

SCIENTIFIC CAREER AND EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

02/2003 - 03/2003               Scientific assistant at Institute for Biomedical Image Analysis (IBIA,                                             Head: Univ. Prof. Dr. Rainer Schubert) at  University for Health                                             Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology (UMIT)

 

04/2003 - 06/2003               Scientific assistant at IBIA in the project „Modular, model based                                             segmentation“ (10 hours/week)

 

07/2003 - 04/2004              Half time scientific assistant at IBIA in the project „Modular, model                                                         based  segmentation“

 

05/2004 - 03/2006             Full time scientific assistant at IBIA in the project „Modular, model                                                         based  segmentation“

 

03/2006 - 05/2006          Full time scientific assistant in the project “X-ray- and CT-Analysis”                                             funded by the AO Foundation

 

06/2007 - present                Research and teaching assistant (20 h/week) and scientific assistant                                                  in the project “X-ray- and CT-Analysis” funded by the AO                                                                      Foundation (20  h/week)
 

07/2008 - present           Head of research group “Methods of Statistical Modeling in Medical                                            Imaging”

 

04/2009                              Full time research and teaching assistant at UMIT

 

09/2010                               Assistant Professor at UMIT

 

 

SCIENTIFIC ACTIVITIES

07/2003                          Participant at the international master class for medical informatics in                                           Salt  Lake City

 

2008                                  Reviewer for International Conference on Medical Image Computing                                                       and  Computer Assisted Intervention (MICCAI)

 

2008 - present                    Reviewer for IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging                                                           (ISBI)

 

2010                                   Review for Medical Engineering & Physics

 

06/2010                              Participant at the NAMIC-Summer Project Week
                                           (Boston, MA)            

 

 

42 peer-reviewed scientific articles in international journals and conference proceedings

 

 

PROJECTS AND GRANTS

- “Analysis of inner bone structure using statistical models” (2010 (duration: 8 months), 14.000 €,   applicant and project leader)

 

- “X-ray- and CT-Analysis”  (2006-2009, 800.000 €, co-applicant of grant application and principal   investigator)

 

- “Modular, model based segmentation” (2003-2006, 300.000 €, engaged in project  execution )

 

“Reconstruction of inner bone structure using 2D/3D registration” (2010, 7.400 € , applicant and    project leader)

 

 

TEACHING

since 2007                  Seminar Biomedizinische Informatik

 

since 2008                  Software Engineering

 

since 2009                  Biomedizinische Bildverarbeitung,  
                                   Methoden der KI in der Biomedizin

 

Supervisor of approx. 30 Master's and Bachelor's dissertations

 

LANGUAGES

German (native language)

English (fluent)

 

List of publications