Numerous projects are underway to research the coronavirus, as well as treatment and vaccination. What influence does the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic have on research in Austria? How do the high corona expenses affect the financing of others medical research projects?

At the virtual press conference, renowned doctors discussed the current situation of research in Austria and the importance of independent research awards such as the International Medis Awards. You can learn more about this topic from the virtual press conference which was attended by Prof. Ruth Ladenstein, PhD, 2019 Special International Medis Award Winner, Prof. Reinhold Kerbl, PhD, a member of International Expert Panel, and Dr. Martin Andreas, PhD, Head of Research Department, Medical Chamber of Vienna.