B. Saletu, M.D., Professor of Psychiatry

Porträt Ao. Prof. Dr. Bernd Saletu

1967 M.D. Diploma at the University of Vienna. Thereafter residency training program in psychiatry, neurology and clinical pharmacology in Austria and the United States

1974 Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Missouri Institute of Psychiatry, University of Missouri, USA

1974 – 2007 Head of the Section of Sleep Research and Pharmacopsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Medical University of Vienna

1977 "Universitätsdozent für Psychiatrie" (Associate Professor of Psychiatry), University of Vienna

1982 Professor of Psychiatry

1994 – present Head of the Sleep Laboratory Rudolfinerhaus

Throughout his career memberships and functions in more than 22 national and international societies in the field of neuropsychopharmacology, biological psychiatry and neurology (e.g.  President of the Austrian Sleep Research Association=ASRA, President of the International Pharmaco-EEG Group=IPEG, Chair of the Section of Sleep Research in Psychiatry, Austrian Society of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy=ÖGPP, Secretary of the Collegium Internationale Neuro-Psychopharma-cologicum=C.I.N.P., Vice President of the AGNP, etc.)

Awards and decorations:

1972 A.E. Bennett Award for Clinical Research in Psychiatry, USA

1990 Austrian Cross of Merit for Sciences and the Arts

Membership in more than 10 editorial boards of national and international journals. Publication of over 870 articles, including 16 books, in the field of biological psychiatry, sleep research, neurophysiology and clinical psychopharmacology.