Claudia Christina Bösmüller is consultant at the Department of Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery, Center of Operative Medicine, Medical University of Innsbruck, where she received her habilitation in 2014. She is head of the outpatient transplant clinic. Over the years she participated in numerous international and national clinical studies (phase II, III, IV), according to ICH-GCP guidelines, as Sub-Investigator since 1987 in the field of transplantation. As a clinician her special interest are long term immunosuppressive therapies, strategies after kidney and pancreas transplantation. Moreover she is a dedicated teacher and mentor for young transplant professionals at the Department of Visceral, Transplant and Thoracic Surgery in Innsbruck. Since 2017 she has been a member of the European Pancreas and Islet Transplantation Association (EPITA).