Julia Mader is Associate Professor of Medicine at the Division of Endocrinology and Diabetology at the Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria and is Deputy Head of the Diabetes Outpatient Clinic. She received her medical degree at the Medical University of Graz, where she also trained in Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology and Diabetology. From 2016 to 2017, Prof. Mader was Visiting Professor at the Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology, Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism at the University Hospital of Bern, Bern, Switzerland. She leads the Diabetes Technology Research Unit at the Medical University of Graz.
Prof. Mader’s research is focused on diabetes technology with an emphasis on insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitoring, the artificial pancreas and decision support systems. She has published more than 100 peer-reviewed scientific papers and serves as Associate Editor for Frontiers in Clinical Diabetes and Healthcare. Prof. Mader has received several awards in the field of diabetes technology, including the Langerhans award from the Austrian Diabetes Association in 2021. She is a member of several European associations and societies and is a management board member of the Austrian Diabetes Society, within which she heads the Diabetes Education Committee and is a member of the Diabetes Technology Committee. She has authored and co-authored several national guidelines in the field.