Univ.-Prof. Dr. Wolfgang-Ulf WAYAND

Vertreter der Senatoren

Univ.-Prof.Dr.Wolfgang-Ulf WAYAND



Born 1stof August 1946 in Linz

1964      Graduated Academic Gymnasium Linz

1970      Graduated University of Vienna Medical School

1976      Board qualification for general surgery at the First Surgical department

Vienna Medical School

Several postgraduate courses (Boston, Minneapolis, Rochester, Hongkong)

1978 – 1984 Assistant Professor 1st surgical department Salzburg, LKH

1985 – 2012 chairman second surgical department Linz, A K h

1989      expert witness for surgery

1990      Professor of surgery, University of Vienna

1993      Foundation of the „Ludwig Boltzmann Institut für operative Laparoskopie”, General Hospital Linz

1994      Board qualification for thoracic surgery

1994 – 2000 President of the Austrian Cancer society

1995      Honorary member of the Romanian society for laparoscopic surgery

1997      Fellow of the American college of surgeons

1999      President of the Austrian surgical society

2001      Honorary member of the Slovenian organisation of endoscopic surgery

2001 – 2003 President of the European Association of Endoscopic Surgery

2009      Senator of the Austrian surgical society

2009      Honorary President of EAES

2010      Board member of the German surgical society

2012      Honorary member of the Austrian surgical society

4 scientific prices, member of 14 international societies

Organisation of numerous postgraduate courses, Member of several editorial boards,

about 300 publications.


Married with Dr. Margit Wayand-Armellini, 2 children

Hobbies: Literature, Theater, Golf, Skiing, Biking