Team member CV

Anette Christ, PhD

Principle Investigator

Anette Christ Lab

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Bio Summary

Anette Christ studied biomedical sciences at the University of Tübingen and at the University Aix-Marseille II, France. She obtained her doctorate at the RWTH Aachen University and the University Hospital Maastricht, the Netherlands in 2013. After she moved on to do a Postdoc with Eicke Latz, mainly working in his lab at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, USA. She returned to Germany in 2018 to work in the Institute of Innate Immunity at the Medical Faculty in Bonn. Since 2020 she is working as a group leader in Prof. Latz's team. Currently, she is pursuing a part-time M.Sc. in Public Health and Epidemiology.

Hobbies

Cycling, Science Communication

born on December 5th, 1982, Traben-Trarbach, Germany

Academic appointments

2020-date

Group Leader, Translational Immunology at the Institute of Innate Immunity, Medical Faculty, University of Bonn, Germany

2019-date

M.Sc. Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Applied Sciences for Economy Management, Essen, Germany

2018-2020

BONFOR Junior research group leader, Institute of Innate Immunity, Medical Faculty, University of Bonn, Germany

2013-2017

Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Medicine, UMass Medical School, Worcester/ MA, USA

2008-2013

PhD thesis, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen, Germany and Cardiovascular Research Center at the University Hospital, Maastricht, the Netherlands

2002-2008

Studies and Diploma in Biomedical Sciences, University of Tübingen, Germany and University Aix-Marseille II, France

Prizes & Fellowships

2021

"Science in Dialogue" Award, BMBF, Germany                      

2020                      

Argelander Research Award, Medical Faculty, University of Bonn, Germany

2020-2023

European Foundation for Diabetes Research- Boehringer Ingelheim Award

2018-2020                  

BONFOR Junior Research Award, Medical Faculty, University of Bonn, Germany

2017

Nature Immunology Award, Symposium on Systems Biology of Innate Immunity, RUMC Nijmengen, the Netherlands

2016

Maria van Linden Travel Award, University of Bonn, Germny

2013                            

European Society for Cardiology First Initiative Award

2013                            

Boehringer Ingelheim PhD Travel Award

2011

Gordon Research Conference for Atherosclerosis Poster Award, Newport, RI, USA

2008-2011                

PhD Fellowship of the DFG (EUCAR 1508)

2008

PhD thesis summa cum laude