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Elisabeth Riedl

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  • MD, University of Vienna, School of Medicine

  • Postdoctorate, Department of Immunology, Medical University of Vienna

  • Dermatology Branch, National Cancer Institute

  • Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Medical University

  • Department of Dermatology, Medical University Vienna


    Dr. Riedl is a board certified dermatologist. She serves as a senior staff physician in the Department of Dermatology at the Medical University of Vienna and is a tenured Associate Professor. She has co-authored 21 articles published in peer-reviewed journals and has authored numerous articles in medical journals. She has also co-authored five book chapters.

    Dr. Riedl has won several awards including a Visiting Fellowship Award from the Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology. She has received research support from various organizations including the Austrian Science Fund and the Austrian Academy of Sciences. She has completed a diploma-training course in Clinical Investigation and has been principal investigator or sub investigator in a number of clinical psoriasis trials. In addition to her academic and clinical work Dr. Riedl is certified in dermatopathology. She is contributing editor to an educational dermatology internet website.

    Currently Dr. Riedl is a Visiting Professor in the Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital.


Riedl E, Strobl H, Madjec O, Knapp W. TGF- b1 promotes in vitro generation of dendritic cells by protecting progenitor cells from apoptosis. . J Immunol 1997; 158.

Riedl E, Tada Y, Udey MC. Identification and characterization of an alternatively spliced isoform of mouse Langerin/CD207. J Invest Dermatol 2004; 123.

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