Ass. - Prof. Dr. med. univ. Ernest Pichlbauer

Ass. – Prof. Dr. med. univ. Ernest Pichlbauer

Faculty Medicine
Location Vienna

Field of work

Assistant Professor of Evidence-Based Medicine


Dr. Ernest G. Pichlbauer, born in 1969,
worked as a university assistant at the
pathology department of Vienna General
Hospital before turning to health services
research. During his time at the Austrian
Federal Institute of Public Health (ÖBIG), he
was, among other things, significantly
involved in the work on the Austrian
Structural Health Plan (ÖSG) and wrote
several HTA reports for the German Federal
Government. In 2007 he published the
health policy discussion paper "Healthy
Future - Austria's Health Care NEW". Since
2008 he has been an independent expert,
blogger ( and health
policy columnist