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Curriculum vitae of Federal Minister Pamela Rendi-Wagner

Dr. Pamela Rendi-Wagner was sworn in as the Federal Minister of Health and Women’s Affairs on 8 March 2017.

Personal details

Born: 7 May 1971 in Vienna
Family status: married, two children

Professional experience

  • 1998 – 2002: Institute of Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine of the Medical University of Vienna
  • 2002 - 2003: Department for Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Kaiser Franz Josef Hospital, Vienna
  • 2003 - 2007: Institute of Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine and Centre for Travel Medicine of the Medical University of Vienna
  • 2008 - 2011: Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health, Tel Aviv University, Israel (visiting lecturer)
  • 2011 - 2017: Head of the Division of Public Health and Medical Affairs at the Federal Ministry of Health and Women's Affairs; Chair of the Federal Office for Safety in Health Care (BASG) and member of the Federal Health Commission.
  • 2012-2017: Visiting lecturer at the Centre for Public Health, Medical University of Vienna
  • Since 8 March 2017: Federal Minister of Health and Women’s Affairs

Academic record

  • 1996: Graduation as a doctor of medicine, University of Vienna
  • 1996 - 1997: Master of Science (MSc) in Infection and Health in the Tropics, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, UK
  • 1997: Diploma of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (DTM&H) The Royal College of Physicians, London, UK
  • 2001: Université Genéve & Fondation Merieux, Veyrier-du-Lac, France
  • 2005: Diploma as a specialist in Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine, Medical University of Vienna
  • 2008: Habilitation (university teaching qualification) for Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine, Medical University of Vienna