Schubert, Martin, PD Dr.

University of Zurich
Spinal Cord Injury Center, Research
Balgrist University Hospital
Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich
Tel. +41 44 386 38 06
Email: martin.schubert[at]balgrist.ch

Curriculum vitae

Graduate

  • 1993: Medical Degree, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 1993: State examination for Medicine, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 1987-1993: Medical School, University of Freiburg, Germany

Postgraduate

  • 2009: Venia legendi Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology, Paraplegiology, University of Zurich
  • 2007: Venia legendi Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 2006-: Head of laboratory for Neurophysiology, Balgrist University Hospital, Spinal Cord Injury Center, Zurich
  • 2004-2006: Head of laboratory for Neurophysiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Germany
  • 2000-2003: Neurology, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 2000-2002: Intensive Care Unit and Stroke Unit, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 1999-2000: General Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 1996-1999: Neurology, Department of Neurology and Neurophysiology, University of Freiburg, Germany
  • 1994-1996: Neurology, Paraplegiology, Balgrist University Hospital, Spinal Cord Injury Center, Zurich

Professional specialisation

  • 2009-: Leading Physician, Balgrist University Hospital, Spinal Cord Injury Center, Zurich
  • 2006: Consultant for Neurology
  • 2006: Neurologist (FMH, Swiss specialisation)
  • 2003: Licensed specialist in Neurology
  • 2003-: Movement Disorder Ambulance, Application of Botulinum Toxin
  • 2003-2004: EMG-Specialisation
  • 2002-2003: EEG-Specialisation
  • 2000-2001: Specialisation in cranial dopplersonography

Award

Ludwig-Guttmann-Award 2008 of the German Medical Society for Paraplegiology (DMGP) for "Evolution of tibial SSEP after traumatic spinal cord injury: Baseline for clinical trials"

Research interests

human neuronal control of posture and locomotion; outcome, prediction, plasticity and repair after spinal cord injury; motor plasticity of the CNS and PNS following spinal lesion; neurogenic bladder

Grants

  • Koetser Foundation, Zurich: Motor Plasticity and Training: Cortical and Spinal Mechanisms, 2010-
  • Koetser Foundation, Zurich: Neural Control of Cooperative Movement Tasks, 2011-

Research projects