Prof. Joerg C. Schefold, MD
Head of Research
Prof. Schefold is specifically interested in the host response in critical illness with a focus on the immunopathogenesis of sepsis, metabolism/wasting, and critical care nephrology.
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Carmen A. Pfortmüller, MD
Head of Research Operations
Priv.-Doz. Dr. Pfortmueller`s research emphasis is on fluids, electrolytes and acid-base disorders in the critically ill. She is especially interested in fluid choice and composition as well as the effects and avoidance of fluid overload in the critically ill. In addition, she focuses on the evaluation of biomarkers and their prognostic abilities in intensive care patients.