Nadja Klafke | Healthcare Research | Best Scholar Award

Dr. Nadja Klafke | Healthcare Research | Best Scholar Award

Dr. Nadja Klafke, Heidelberg University Hospital, Germany

Dr. Nadja Klafke ๐ŸŒŸ, a distinguished medical scientist and psychologist ๐Ÿ“š, is a Medical Scientific Relations Manager and lecturer with vast expertise in health science and over 15 years of international experience. Currently leading projects at the University Hospital Heidelberg ๐Ÿฅ, she focuses on integrating innovative health interventions and fostering interdisciplinary collaboration. With a Ph.D. from the University of Adelaide ๐ŸŽ“ and an M.A. from Goethe University Frankfurt, Dr. Klafke excels in health promotion, oncology, and communication. Passionate about advancing patient care and health education ๐ŸŒ, she engages with key opinion leaders and teaches at Heidelberg University. Fluent in English, she is committed to preventive and supportive medicine ๐Ÿฉบ.

 

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Experience ๐Ÿ“Š

Currently leading projects at the University Hospital Heidelberg, she focuses on strategic development and project management in healthcare. She also lectures on prevention and health promotion at Heidelberg University.

Education

Holding a Ph.D. in Medicine (Psychology) from the University of Adelaide and an M.A. in Sociology, Psychology, and Anthropology from Goethe University, she is highly skilled in health communication and research methodologies. Fluent in English and knowledgeable in multiple software tools, Dr. Klafke is committed to improving oncological care and interprofessional collaboration.

Research Focus

Dr. Nadja Klafke’s research focuses on complementary and integrative healthcare, particularly for cancer patients. She investigates non-pharmacological interventions like counseling and alternative therapies, aiming to improve quality of life and support for oncology patients. Her work involves qualitative and mixed-method studies, exploring patient perceptions and interprofessional collaboration. Dr. Klafke’s research includes developing guidelines and educational programs to integrate complementary medicine into standard oncology care. She emphasizes the importance of holistic approaches in treatment and care, reflecting a commitment to advancing patient-centered, integrative health practices.

 

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Xintian Shao | Pharmaceutical Science Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Xintian Shao | Pharmaceutical Science Award | Best Researcher Award

Dr. Xintian Shao, Shandong First Medical University & Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences, China

Dr. Xintian Shao earned her PhD in Microbiology and Biochemical Pharmacy from Shandong University, China, under the guidance of Prof. Peixue Ling. She expanded her expertise as a Visiting Scholar in Cancer Biology at the University of Cincinnati, USA, mentored by Prof. Jiajie Diao. Currently serving as an Associate Professor at Shandong First Medical University, her research has yielded 10 impactful publications and secured numerous grants. With two patents to her name, she’s been honored with prestigious awards including the Shandong Medical Science and Technology Award and the Science and Technology Award of Shandong Pharmaceutical Association.

 

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Education and Academic Achievements ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ…

Dr. Xintian Shao completed her PhD in Microbiology and Biochemical Pharmacy at the School of Pharmacy, Shandong University, China, under the guidance of Prof. Peixue Ling. She further enriched her expertise as a visiting scholar in Cancer Biology at the University of Cincinnati, USA, mentored by Prof. Jiajie Diao. Her prolific research has resulted in 10 publications, including notable contributions to journals such as Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews and Advanced Science. With multiple patents and prestigious grants to her credit, she has earned recognition including the Shandong Medical Science and Technology Award (2021) and the Science and Technology Award of Shandong Pharmaceutical Association (2022).

Work Experience ๐Ÿ’ผ

Dr. Xintian Shao has served as an Associate Professor at the School of Life Sciences, Shandong First Medical University & Shandong Academy of Medical Sciences, China. Her role involves not only teaching and mentorship but also continued research contributions in her field.

Research Focus

Dr. Xintian Shao’s research primarily focuses on subcellular imaging and targeted drug delivery systems. Her work delves into the intricate dynamics of organelle interactions, particularly within mitochondria and lysosomes, employing cutting-edge super-resolution imaging techniques. She explores novel methods for visualizing drug molecules within living organisms, enhancing our understanding of drug distribution and efficacy. With a keen interest in membrane biology and organelle-specific targeting, her contributions shed light on fundamental cellular processes and hold promise for advancements in drug delivery and therapeutics.

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  1. “Single-organelle localization-based super-resolution imaging for subcellular molecules micro-dynamics” by Fang, G. et al., Coordination Chemistry Reviews, 2024.
  2. “Enhanced optical imaging and fluorescent labeling for visualizing drug molecules within living organisms” by Sun, T. et al., Acta Pharmaceutica Sinica B, 2024.
  3. “Mitochondrial nucleoid condensates drive peripheral fission through high membrane curvature” by Chen, Q. et al., Cell Reports, 2023.
    Cited by: 1
  4. “Graphene Oxide Nanosheets Induce Mitochondrial Fragmentation by Cutting through Membrane” by Shao, X. et al., ACS Materials Letters, 2023.
    Cited by: 4
  5. “Subcellular visualization: Organelle-specific targeted drug delivery and discovery” by Shao, X. et al., Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, 2023.
    Cited by: 7
  6. “Recent advances in fluorescent probes of peroxynitrite: Structural, strategies and biological applications” by Sun, J. et al., Theranostics, 2023.
    Cited by: 8
  7. “Single Image Capture of Bioactive Ion Crosstalk within Inter-Organelle Membrane Contacts at Nanometer Resolution” by Fang, G. et al., Small Methods, 2022.
    Cited by: 8
  8. “Lysosome-Targeted Biosensor for the Super-Resolution Imaging of Lysosomeโ€“Mitochondrion Interaction” by Wang, H. et al., Frontiers in Pharmacology, 2022.
    Cited by: 4
  9. “Super-resolution image-based tracking of drug distribution in mitochondria of a label-free naturally derived drug molecules” by Wei, Y. et al., Chemical Engineering Journal, 2022.
    Cited by: 19
  10. “Prefused lysosomes cluster on autophagosomes regulated by VAMP8” by Chen, Q. et al., Cell Death and Disease, 2021.
    Cited by: 24