Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends!
On behalf of the local organizing team of the ISFA it is our pleasure and privilege to invite you to participate at the 8th ISFA Congress to be performed in Vienna from September 14th to September 17th, 2011.
Vienna with its great scientific and cultural heritage and a centuries old tradition of hosting people of various cultures certainly is predestined for organizing the ISFA Congress 2011. Located in the heart of Europe Vienna also provides unique possibilities to explore Austria and other eastern as well as western countries of Europe.
The ISFA congress will be organized together with several other societies dedicated to extracorporeal treatment modalities. This cooperation of various scientific communities will promote an interdisciplinary exchange of ideas and experience, an integration of basic research and clinical medicine. Furthermore, a special educational program (including the 3rd “Wiener Aphereseseminar”) will be offered both for clinical scientist and for nurses in particular.
The congress will be located at the hospital of the Medical University of Vienna, which is easily accessible from all parts of the city by underground. Present day Vienna is a cosmopolitan, dynamic city with a booming cultural and economic life.
With its rich architecture, its famous opera house, numerous museums, the “Heurigen” wine taverns, an acclaimed Central European "fusion cuisine", Vienna can offer all participant of the ISFA Congress not only a high class scientific and educational program but also an extraordinary ambiance where you can relax, meet old and make new friends and exchange ideas. We are cordially inviting all of you to the 8th ISFA Congress in Vienna, Austria in 2011.
Prof. Kurt Derfler - President of the ISFA 2011 Congress
Prof. Wilfred Druml - Vice-President of the ISFA 2011 Congress
Prof. Sabine Schmaldienst - Vice-President of the ISFA 2011 Congress
Prof. Alice Schmidt - Congress Secretary