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Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sebastian Friedrich Schoppmann

Ao. Univ.-Prof. Dr. Sebastian Friedrich Schoppmann

School and studies


1980 -1982 Attended Waldorf School, San Francisco, California, USA
1982 - 1984 Attended the general primary school in Ulm, Germany
1984 - 1986 Attended Weidling Elementary School, Klosterneuburg, Austria
1986 - 1994 Visit of BG, BRG and BORG Klosterneuburg, Austria
June 20, 1994 Graduation from secondary school BG Klosterneuburg, Austria
1994 - 2000 Study of human medicine, University of Vienna
1 Feb 1997 - 31 Oct 2000
Research associate at the Institute of Ultrastructural Pathology ds Institute of Clinical Pathology Vienna

12 Oct. 2000
Award of the academic degree "Doctor of Medicine" Dissertation: "Lymphatic Microvessels in Invasive Breast Cancer (D. Kerjaschki)

Postgraduate training


Nov. 2000 - March 2001 Research Associate FWF SFB Fund of the Institute of Vascular Biology and Thrombosis Research
Jan - July 2001 PostDoc at the Research Institute of Molecular Pathology (IMP)
April 2001 to Jan. 2002 Specialist training in clinical pathology, Clinical Institute for Clinical Pathology
Jan. 2002 to 2007 Specialist training as a specialist in general surgery at the Department of General Surgery University Clinic for Surgery, Medical University of Vienna
2006 Training position for specialist training in the Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Landeklinikum St. Pölten (clinical outward rotation)
2006 Awarded the Venia docendi in the subject Surgery at the Medical University of Vienna (" Lymphatic Metastasis Mechanisms in Human Carcinoma and their Clinical Significance")
1 March 2007 Awarded the title of associate university professor
14 December 2007 Appointment as specialist for general surgery
2009 Appointment as additive specialist for visceral surgery
2016 Appointment as additive specialist for surgical intensive care
2018 Appointment as additional specialist for vascular surgery
Career development
April 2001 to Jan. 2002 Specialist training, Clinical Institute for Clinical Pathology
Jan. 2002 to 2007 Specialist training as general surgeon
14 December 2007 Appointment as specialist for general surgery
Oct. 2008 to Feb. 2009 Fellow - Consultant for Upper Abdominal Surgery Prince Court Medical Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Medical University Vienna International
2009 - currently appointed senior physician in the department of general surgery
2010 - current Principal Investigator Upper-GI-Research Laboratory of the Surgical Research Laboratories of the University Hospital of Surgery
2012 - currently appointed Senior Physician in charge of the Department of General Surgery, University Hospital for Surgery, Medical University of Vienna
2012 - currently head of the gastro-esophageal surgery group of the Department of General Surgery at the University Hospital of Surgery, MUW
2013- current Head of the Tumor Board Stomach - Esophagus - GIST of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Vienna, Medical University of Vienna
2013 - currently coordinator of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Gastroesophageal Tumor Unit (CCC-GET) at the Medical University of Vienna
2016 Appointment as Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS)
2016 - 2018 Deputy Head of Department of the Clinical Department of General Surgery, University Clinic for Surgery, Medical University of Vienna
2018 Visiting Professor at the University of Southen California, Keck School of Medicine USC (J. Lipham)
2019 - currently 2nd Deputy Head of Department of the Clinical Department of General Surgery, University Hospital for Surgery, Medical University of Vienna
2019 to date Visiting Professor at the Universita degli studi di Milano, Department of Surgery, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy (L. Bonavina)

Management functions in national and international professional associations


2009 - 2011 Curriculum Director Vienna Office of the European Society of Quality in Healthcare (ESQH)
2010 - currently member of the board of the Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology (ACO-ASSO)
2013 - currently board member of the GIST Panel Austria
2014 - currently Secretary General of the Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology (ACO-ASSO)
2017 - currently Secretary of the Austrian/Hungarian Chapter of the American College of Surgeons
2017 - currently Secretary General of the Association for the Promotion of Science and Research in the new University Hospitals at the Vienna General Hospital (vfwf)
2017 - currently Secretary of the Central and Eastern European Association for the Study of Barrett's Esophagus
2017 - currently Permanent Member of the Scientific Committee of the World Organization for Specialized Studies on Diseases of the Esophagus (OESO)
2018 - currently President elect Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology - Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology (ACO-ASSO)
2018 - currently member of the European Society of Surgical Oncology (ESSO) Membership Advisory Committee
2018 Founding member of the American Foregut Society (AFS)
2018 - currently Secretary General of the Austrian Society for Robotic Surgery (ÖGR)
2018 - currently President of the Austrian Society for Oesophageal Surgery
2019 - current president-elect of the Working Group on Minimally Invasive Surgery (AMIC)

Leading functions at national and international medical events


2009 Congress Secretary of the 26th Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society for Surgical Oncology " Individualized Cancer Therapies".
2010 Congress Secretary of the 27th Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology " GIST - Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors"
2011 Organizing Committee Working Group for Magnetic Tumors (AGMT) & ABCSG Conference - Gastrointestinal Tumors
Since 2013 management of numerous events of the CCC-GET Unit of the Comprehensive Cancer Center Vienna with international participation
2014 Scientific Committee 24th World Congress of the International Associations of Surgeons, Gastroenterologists and Oncologists
Since 2014 Head of Minimally Invasive Surgery (MIC) Basic & Advanced Workshops within the framework of the CCC-GET (Laparoscopic Techniques on Pig Models) quarterly
2014 President of the 31st Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society for Surgical Oncology " Multimodal personalized tumor therapy".
2015 Leadership Reflux multidisciplinary - Meeting Upper GI Research and Service (Van Swieten)
2016 Management (together with M Raderer, B Niederle) CCC-Update Rare Tumors (GIST/NET)
2018 Co - Leitung (M Preusser) Update CCC-GET for the treatment of tumours of the stomach and oesophagus
2018 Local Chair of the International Congress of the International Society of Diseases of the Esophagus (ISDE), Vienna
2019 Member of the Scientific Committee of the 13th International Gastric Cancer Congress IGCC 2019, Prague, Czech Republic
2019 Invited Faculty to the 11th International EFR - European Federation for coloRectal Cancer - Congress

Awards


2003 Billroth Prize of the Medical Association for Vienna (first author)
2004 Award of the Fund of the City of Vienna for innovative interdisciplinary cancer research (first author)
2007 ACO-ASSO Prize of the Austrian Society of Surgical Oncology (first author)
2007 Billroth Prize of the Austrian Society of Surgery (co-author)