Prof. Dr. Maximilian Emmert, MD, PhD

Board Member / Senior Scientific Advisor

Prof. Emmert, a German citizen, is a cardiac surgeon and a full professor for Cardiosurgical Research at the Charite Berlin and the German Heart Center Berlin, Germany. Besides this, he is also a professor at the Institute for Regenerative Medicine of the University of Zurich where his research focuses on cardiovascular tissue engineering and 3D organoid technologies for tissue repair and regeneration.

Prof. Emmert has published more than 200 scientific articles in high-ranking, peer-reviewed international journals and he has received numerous awards for his work. Given his strong expertise in the development and preclinical validation of new devices and technologies, he is involved in several start-up projects.