KISS Herbert, UNIV.-PROF., MBA

Education

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Obstetrics and Feto-maternal Medicine, Medical University of Vienna

1984 - 1990
Studies in Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Medical School 
1991 - 1992
Military service and Internship in Surgery and Anaesthesiology

1993 - 1997
Resident physician at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Obstetrics and Feto-maternal Medicine

1997 - 2014
Medical specialist at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Obstetrics and Feto-maternal Medicine

1997
Multiple professional stays in the USA (Baylor College, Houston, Texas and Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts)

1999
Habilitation “Trophoblast cultures and their use as pathophysiological models during pregnancy”

2012
Master’s degree in Business Administration, Vienna University of Economics and Business

2014 - 2015
Medical director and manager of the private medical clinic Rudolfinerhaus Privatklinik GmbH
Since 2016

Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Obstetrics and Feto-maternal Medicine


Positions in Medical Organizations

  • President of the Austrian section of ESIDOG (European Society of Infectious Disease in Obstetrics and Gynecology), Austrian member-society of ISIDOG (International Society of Infectious Disease in Obstetrics and Gynecology)
  • Board member of the Austrian society for gynecology and obstetrics (OEGGG)
  • Chairman of the examination board of the Austrian Medical Chamber for the field of
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • 2019 Deputy Head of Division of Obstetrics and Feto-Maternal Medicine


Main Field of research

  • Infectious diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Obstetrics in preterm birth and infectious diseases in the context of preterm births