Program overview:


In collaboration with Digital Health Summit, 6-8 November 2024

DigiMed Symposium, 6 November 2024

- preliminary, ongoing update-

8:30 - 9:00

Doors open

9:00 - 10:10

Welcome & Intro & Keynote


Welcome at TranslaTUM - Dr. Martin Siess, Klinikum rechts der Isar of the Technical University of Munich


Dr. Jens Wiehler, BioM Biotech Cluster Development GmbH 

Prof. Dr. Heribert Schunkert, German Heart Centre Munich


Keynote 1: Prof. Dr. Daniel Rückert, Technical University of Munich


Patient first: Getting in touch with cardiovascular research and the EHDS - DigiMed patient journeys


Coffee Break


 The healthcare-research cycle: Framework and Challenges


Prof. Dr. Stefanie Dimmeler (acceptance pending), Goethe University Frankfurt


Dr. Mike Mendelson, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR)


External bird view of health insurance/regulatory - tba


Prof. Dr. Sebastian Schneeweiß (acceptance pending) and Nils Krüger, German Heart Centre Munich


Lunch & Networking


 Information-based cardiovascular medical care


The right approach to the true priority? App-based cardiovascular prevention
Dr. Fabian Starnecker, German Heart Centre Munich


A vision with care: The VRONI study on familial hypercholesterinemia
Dr. Veronika Sanin, German Heart Centre Munich


Dissecting the microarchitecture of carotid artery disease and stroke with multi-omics approaches
Prof. Dr. Lars Mägdefessel, Klinikum of TUM


Clonal hematopoesis of Indeterminate Potential (CHIP) increases mortality risk in Coronary Artery Disease
Dr. Moritz von Scheidt, German Heart Centre Munich


 Bio Break & setting the stage


Future of Medicine


Keynote 2: Prof. Dr. Alena Buyx, Technical University of Munich


Impulse: Is all that worth and a priority? - tba


Statement: Judith Gerlach, Bavarian State Ministry of Health, Care and Prevention


Wrapup DigiMed Symposium & Opening of Digital Health Summit

Prof. Dr. Heribert Schunkert,

Judith Gerlach, Bavarian State Ministry of Health, Care and Prevention,

PD Dr. med. Dominik Pförringer


Joint open doors: Closing reception of DigiMed Symposium together with opening of DHS


Digital Health Summit - this session is open for DigiMed participants


Joint networking night