Prof. Dr. Michele Solimena

Prof. Dr. Michele Solimena
Speaker of the PLID
Education and Career
Since 07/2009 Speaker Paul Langerhans Institute Dresden, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD)
Since 2009 W3-Professor of Molecular Diabetology, Medical School, TU Dresden, Germany
Since 2007 Fellow of the MaxPlanck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Dresden, Germany
Since 2003 C3-Professor of Molecular Diabetology, Medical School, TU Dresden, Germany
10/2001-12/2002 Group Leader, Max Planck Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Dresden
01/2000-09/2001 Associate Professor, Dept. Internal Medicine and Cell Biology, Yale University School of Medicine
01/1994-12/1999 Assistant Professor, Dept. Internal Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Yale University School of Medicine
1989-1992 University of Milano, School of Medicine, Italy (Ph.D. in Pharmacology and Toxicology)
1988 – 12/1993 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Cell Biology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
1986 – 1988 Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept. of Pharmacology University of Milano School of Medicine, Milano, Italy
1979-1986 University of Milano, School of Medicine, Italy (M.D.)

Honors and Awards
2007 - 2017 Max Planck Fellow, Max Planck Society
2001 - 2005 "Wolfgang Paul" Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
1994 – 1997 Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Career Development Award
1992 – 1994 Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship
1989 – 1991 "Sydney Blakmer" Muscular Dystrophy Association Fellowship
1988 – 1989 Giuseppe Levi's Foundation-Lincei's National Academy
1988 Upjohn Prize -Italian Society for Pharmacology
1986 – 1987 Trabucchi Fellowship -Univ. of Milano