Veronika Marlies Berghold CV

 

Veronika Marlies Berghold

 

 

 

Personal data

Date of birth: 11th January, 1985 in Graz, Austria

Nationality: Austrian

e-mail: veronika.berghold@medunigraz.at

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education

2010- PhD in Molecular Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria
Dissertation topic:Regulation of membrane asymmetry during villous trophoblast fusion in the human placenta”

2003-2010 Degree in Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria

2007-2008 1 year exchange student (ERASMUS), Lund University, Sweden
Diploma thesis: “RNA interference in Hep G2 cells to investigate effects of BCS1L on respiratory chain function”

2001-2002 1 year exchange student (AFS – Intercultural Programs), Southern Cal High School, Lake City, Iowa, USA

Professional Experiences

2013 6 month PhD exchange, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada

2009 Clinical Elective, Truman Medical Center, UMKC University of Missouri-Kansas City, USA

2007 Clinical Elective, Department of Medicine, UMAS University Hosptial, Malmö, Sweden

2007 International Surgery course, UMAS University Hosptial, Malmö and Lund University, Sweden

2007 Clinical Elective, Blank’s Children Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa, USA

2006 Clinical Elective, LSF Psychiatric Clinic of Graz, Austria

2006 14th International Summer School on Pediatrics, Groningen, the Netherlands

2005 Clinical Elective Stewart Memorial Community Hospital, Lake City, Iowa, USA

Selected Organisational Experience

2012- Head of Student Representatives for Doctoral Studies at the Medical University of Graz

2012 Organization Committee of Doctoral Day, Medical University of Graz

2012 Organization Committee of the 1st PhD summer school on complementary skills, Medical University of Graz

2011- Student Representative for Doctoral Studies at the Medical University of Graz

2011- Student Speaker for PhD program Molecular Medicine

2010-2013 Head Counselor of AFS Styria

2007- Member of Advisory Committee of AFS Styria

2006-2007 President of AFS Styria

2003-2006 Host family and exchange student coordinator of AFS Styria

Honors & Awards

2012 Research prize at the Joined Annual Meeting of the Austrian Society for Reproductive Medicine & Endocrinology and the Austrian IVF-Society

2011 Honor for excellence during the Magdeburg Autumn School on Reproductive Biology and Immunology, Award of the Lord Mayor State Capital Magdeburg (Poster Prize)

2009 Young Investors Corner poster presentation and 1st prize for diploma thesis at the 47th annual meeting of the Austrian Society for Pediatrics

Publications and selected presentations

Huppertz, B; Berghold, VM; Kawaguchi, R; Gauster, M A Variety of Opportunities for Immune Interactions During Trophoblast Development and Invasion. AM J REPROD IMMUNOL. 2012; 67(5): 349-357 (Review)

Gauster, M; Berghold, VM; Moser, G; Orendi, K; Siwetz, M; Huppertz, B : Fibulin-5 expression in the human placenta. Histochem Cell Biol. 2011; 135(2):203-213

Berghold, VM ; Gauster, M; Kremshofer J; Moser G; Siwetz, M; Sundl, M; Huppertz, B Phospholipid translocator PLSCR1 and trophoblast fusion in the human placenta.
21st Western Perinatal Research Meeting; FEB 14-16; Banff, Alberta, CANADA. 2013. [Oral Communication]

Berghold, VM ; Gauster, M; Moser, G; Kremshofer J; Siwetz M; Sundl M; Huppertz B Phospholipid Scramblase 1 is not involved in Human Trophoblast Fusion.
Doctoral Day; DEZ 7 2012; Graz, AUSTRIA. [Oral Communication]

Berghold, VM ; Gauster, M; Moser, G; Siwetz, M; Sundl, M; Huppertz, B
Does Phospholipid Scramblase 1 play a Role in Trophoblast Fusion?
PLACENTA. 2012; 33(9):A36-A36. International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA) Meeting; SEP 18-21 2012; Hiroshima, JAPAN. [Poster]

Berghold, VM ; Gauster, M; Moser, G; Siwetz, M; Sundl, M; Huppertz, B
Phospholipd Scramblase 1 in the Human Placenta.
PLACENTA. 2011; 32(9):A24. International Federation of Placenta Associations (IFPA) Meeting; SEP 14-17 2011; Geilo, NORWAY. [Poster]