Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gunter Sturm

Specialist in Dermatology and Venereology

CV

  • 1995-2002: Medical studies at the University of Graz
  • 2002-2004: Postdoc at the Institute for Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology in Graz
  • 2004-2010: Specialist training at the Department of Dermatology Graz
  • 2009-2012: Doctoral studies in Medical Science at Meduni Graz
  • 2010: Habilitation as Private Lecturer for the subject Dermatology and Venereology
  • 2011-2013: Assistant Professor at the Department of Dermatology Graz
  • 2011-2012: research visit to National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, USA
  • since 2013: Associate Professor at the Department of Dermatology Graz
  • 2014-2016: Deputy Head of the Reumannplatz Allergy Outpatient Clinic
  • since 2016: Head of the Reumannplatz Allergy Outpatient Clinic

Duties/Offices/Capacities

Deputy Chairman of the Allergology of the Austrian Society for Dermatology & Venereology (ÖGDV) interest group www.allergologie.at

Chairman of the Interest Group Insect Venom Hypersensitivity of the European Society of Allergology and Clinical Immunology (EAACI) 2014-2017 www.eaaci.org

Scientific focus

  • Insect venom allergy
  • Modern allergy diagnostics

Scientific achievements

Numerous original publications in high-level scientific journals, over 160 national and international lectures, reviewer for scientific journals, recipient of several awards for scientific papers. Lead author of the European guideline for insect venom allergy. Detailed information here.