Here's what's currently happening at the Young Physiolgists:


We proudly present this years winner's of "Best Posters" and "Best Talks" 

As always, the Young Physiologists symposium 2022 proved to be a great success! After 2 years of having the meeting online, we enjoyed seeing you all out in the wild. Without further ado, here are this years winners:


Best Posters


  1. Yves Schild (Essen)
  2. Clara Roggendorf (Essen), Stefanie Saoub (Essen), Micol Rugi (Münster)


Best Talks


  1. Janine Moyer (Essen)
  2. Constance Badalì (Köln)
  3. Aura Stoskus (Essen)


Congratulations to all the winners! You will soon be contacted about your prizes!


SAVE THE DATE: The 11th Symposium of the Young Physiologists- 31.03- 01.04.2022 in Essen

The Young Physiologists proudly present the 11th edition of their early career physiologists symposium in Essen, from 31.03- 01.04.2022!


Find our program here.


Next to talks and poster presentations of the attendees, we will be hosting speakers, coming to talk about Career and Skill development, as well as networking opportunities. Join us, spread the word and of course our flyer!




Please bring your presentation (.pptx strongly recommended, 16:9 format) on a USB stick or bring your own Notebook/Macbook. However, we cannot guarantee to be able to help with technical issues or missing adapters then.




Please prepare your posters in A0 portrait format. They will be hanging the whole time and we will have 2 poster sessions.


  1. Location of the event: Lehr- und Lernzentrum der Universität Duisburg-Essen (
  2. The symposium format and COVID-19 regulations:
    • If we are able to host the meeting in person, the "2 G+" (German: "Geimpft"/"Genesen" + "geboosterd"/"getestet", English: "Vaccinated"/"Recovered" + "boosted"/"tested") rule will be enforced.
    • In case of further changes regarding COVID-19 Federal Regulations by the government of Nordrhein-Westfalen that might preclude an in-person meeting, the meeting would be held online via SpatialChat.
  3. Abstracts submission
    • The reception of abstracts to count as “Active participant” is already open and closes on 31.01.22.
    • All active participants will receive travel grants founded by DPG up to 250 € (accommodation + transportations cost). “Passive participations” (without abstract submission) are also possible. However, travel funding is exclusive for active participants.
    • When submitting your abstract, we kindly encourage you to do it using the template provided. Please save your abstract as a Microsoft Word file (e.g.yourname.docx) and send an email to us to
    • Please also remember to indicate in your email if your participation consists of a poster presentation or a talk.

We look forward to welcoming you and more information to follow soon!Your Young Physiologists



We have new members in our organization team!

We are happy to announce that we have three new very active members in our team: We would like to give a warm welcome to Elena Czyrnik (Essen), Karolina Najder-Nalepa (Münster), and Katharina Foreman (Aachen) who are supporting the present speakers and will become increasingly involved.



► In addition to email, we will be communicating via a Junge Physiologen slack channel. This channel is intented to enable more efficient networking and exchange among early-career physiologists - so please feel very welcome to join! To do so, only send us an email to  and you'll receive an invitation.



► Dominik and Andreas are tweeting for Pflügers Archiv now, the official journal of the German Physiological Society. Check it out on /// @PflugersArchiv!


Please also let us know if you have any questions and stay healthy in the meantime!


Stay well, your Young Physiologists