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Dr. Nicolai Spicher
Department of Medical Informatics
University Medical Center Göttingen
37075 Göttingen, Germany
Building: Robert-Koch-Straße 40 Room: C2 3.34
Phone: +49 551 / 39-61506
E-Mail: nicolai.spicher@med.uni-goettingen.de
   

Experience

Since 03/2022: Junior Research Group Leader
Department of Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Göttingen
2020-2022: Postdoc, Lecturer & Deputy of Prof. Thomas M. Deserno
Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics, Technical University of Braunschweig
2015-2020: PhD student
Erwin L. Hahn Institute for Magnetic Resonance Imaging, University of Duisburg-Essen
2014-2020: Research assistant
Department of Medical Informatics, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund
2011-2013: Research assistant
Faculty of Health, Witten/Herdecke University


Education

2020: Dr. rer. medic (Medical Faculty, University of Duisburg-Essen)
Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Mark E. Ladd (German Cancer Research Center)
Title of Dissertation: Time-frequency analysis of optical and electrical cardiac signals with applications in ultra-high-field MRI (Download)
2014: M.Sc. Medical Informatics (University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund)
2011: B.Sc. Medical Informatics (University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund)


Academic service

Since 2022: Member of Young DZHK
2021: Graduate of IEEE Volunteer Leadership Training Program (VoLT) (PDF)
Since 2021: Student Editorial Board member of Methods of Information in Medicine
2021-2022: Trainee within the Next Stop Prof program
2021-2022: Member of the Admissions Committee for M.Sc. Data Science of TU Braunschweig
Since 2021: Deputy speaker of the technical comittee Biosignals of the DGBMT
Since 2021: Appointed member of the IEEE Germany Executive Committee
Since 2021: Treasurer of IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society German Chapter
2021: Member of the EUSEM Working group Digital Emergency Medicine
2019: Invited talk at the Peter L. Reichertz Institute for Medical Informatics (Invitation)
2016-2019: Research Committee (University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund)


Recognitions

2021: Johann Peter Süßmilch-Medaille of the GMDS (More Information) (PDF)
2021: 3rd place best paper award (2nd author) at MEDINFO 2021 (PDF)
2017: Magna Cum Laude Merit Award (1st author) of the ISMRM (PDF)
2017: Conference travel grant of the DAAD
2017: RISE grant of the DAAD for hosting a research fellow intern
2015: "Förderpreis" of the GMDS (PDF)
2014-2016: Educational stipend of the ISMRM
2014-2018: 4-year Ph.D. funding


Organized conferences and sessions

2022: Member SPC of Conference of the Austrian, German and Swiss Societies for BME
2022: Member SPC of Workshop Biosignale 2022
2021: Member SPC of 55th Annual Meeting of the DGBMT
2019: Head LOC of 64th Annual Meeting of the GMDS

2022: Organizer of session at 67th Annual Meeting of the GMDS: Image-Based Risk Prediction in Cardiovascular Diseases
2022: Organizer of session at Conference of the Austrian, German and Swiss Societies for BME: Signal-Based Risk Prediction in Cardiovascular Diseases
2021: Co-Organizer of session at 66th Annual Meeting of the GMDS: Blutdruck, Hämodynamik und Gefäßzustand: Innovative Erfassung und Bewertung–Schwerpunkt bildbasierte Verfahren
2021: Co-Organizer of session at 55th Annual Meeting of the DGBMT: Blutdruck, Hämodynamik und Gefäßzustand: Innovative Erfassung und Bewertung–Schwerpunkt signalbasierte Verfahren
2019: Session organizer at 13th CME International Conference on Complex Medical Engineering: New video analysis methods ranging from entertainment to clinical applications

Professional activity

Since 2020: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Since 2015: German Society for Biomedical Engineering
Since 2014: International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
Since 2010: German Association for Medical Informatics, Biometry and Epidemiology


Reviews (journals)

2020,2021,2022: Physiological Measurement
2021,2022: Sensors
2021: Journal of Medical Imaging
2021: Methods of Information in Medicine
2021: Biomedical Physics & Engineering Express
2017,2020,2021: PLoS ONE
2017,2020: Journal of Medical Systems
2020: IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement

Reviews (conferences)

2022: Workshop Biosignale 2022
2022: Joint Conference of the Austrian, German and Swiss Societies for Biomedical Engineering
2022: 67th Annual Meeting of the GMDS
2022: 21st IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference (IEEE MELECON)
2022: 32nd Medical Informatics Europe Conference (EFMI MIE)
2021: Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB 2022
2021: 18th World Congress of Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO)
2021: 55th Annual meeting of the German Society for Biomedical Engineering within the VDE
2021: IEEE EMBS International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI)
2021: 66th Annual Meeting of the GMDS
2021: 31st Medical Informatics Europe Conference (MIE)
2020: 65th Annual Meeting of the GMDS
2020: 15th International Congress on Nursing Informatics
2019: 28th Meeting of the International Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine
2019: 64th Annual Meeting of GMDS
2019: IEEE EMBS International Conference on Biomedical and Health Informatics (BHI)
2019: 17th World Congress of Medical and Health Informatics (MEDINFO)