Univ. Prof. Dr. Mircea-Constantin Sora

Univ. Prof. Dr. Mircea-Constantin Sora

Faculty Medizin
Location Wien

Field of work

Vice Dean, Head of the Bachelor of Human Medicine programme, Chairman of the Curriculum Commission, Chair of Anatomy


Univ. Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Constantin Sora is the
head of the Bachelor's programme in
Human Medicine at Sigmund Freud
University Vienna. As a specialist anatomist,
he devoted himself to plastination at an
early stage. Prof. Sora learned plastination
during a stay of several years in Dr. von
Hagen's laboratory in Heidelberg. At the end
of the 1990s, Prof. Sora took over the
management of the plastination laboratory
at the Medical University of Vienna and
developed it into one of the most important
laboratories worldwide. Between 2004 and
2008, Prof. Sora was President of the
International Society for Plastination. For
his achievements, he received an honorary
doctorate from the Medical University of
Timisoara, Romania, in 2016.