Monika Hierath studied interpreting in Vienna, spent one year in Brussels and worked as an interpreter for the Austrian Minister of Agriculture and Environmental Affairs before she joined the ESR as Conference Manager for the European Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (ESMRMB) of which she became Executive Director in 2005.
Since the beginning of 2007 Monika has been in charge of running EIBIR’s head office, based at the ESR premises, as well as heading ESR EU and public affairs.
EIBIR aims to coordinate and support the development of biomedical imaging technologies and the dissemination of knowledge with the ultimate goal of improving the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.
The platform supports research networking activities and plays a key role in spreading good practice, promoting common initiatives and interoperability in the field of biomedical imaging research.
HAMAM (Highly Accurate Breast Cancer Diagnosis through Integration of Biological Knowledge, Novel Imaging Modalities, and Modelling) Euro-BioImaging (European Research Infrastructure for Imaging Technologies in Biological and Biomedical Sciences)
ENCITE (European Network for Cell Imaging and Tracking Expertise)
PEDDOSE.NET (Dosimetry and Health Effects of Diagnostic Applications of Radiopharmaceuticals with Particular Emphasis on the Use in Children and Adolescents)