Johannes Haybaeck, MD, PhD

Department of Pathology, Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany

Prof. Johannes Haybaeck, MD, PhD is full professor of Pathology and chair at the Department of Pathology of the Medical Faculty of the University of Magdeburg, Germany and at the Department of Pathology of the Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria. He is board certified Pathologist, Neuropathologist, also trained in Molecular Biologist. He is also working at the Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Austria. Prof. Haybaeck received his first degree in medicine from the University of Innsbruck, Austria. He has been trained at several Universities like the University of Zürich, Innsbruck, Salzburg and in several institutes of Pathology and Neuropathology. He worked for several years at the Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital Zurich. His PhD degree he received from the Mathematical and Natural Science Faculty of the University of Zurich. Since 2010 he leads his own research group and works as consultant for Pathology and Neuropathology. In 2011 he became Vice Chair and since 2014 he is Chair of the Department of Neuropathology of the Institute of Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Austria. He still holds this position. He was elected for two periods as Founding Coordinator for Cancer Research, Education and Training of the Comprehensive Cancer Center (CCC) Graz. Since 2016 he is Full Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathology of the University Clinic Magdeburg, Germany. In addition, since 2018 he is Full Professor and Chair of the Department of Pathology of the Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria. Being confronted with daily diagnostic questions as Surgical Pathologist and Neuropathologist his main research interest is the understanding of the cellular and molecular mechanisms driving diseases predominantly carcinogenesis.