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Curriculum vitae of Minister Sabine Oberhauser

On 1 September 2014, Dr. Sabine Oberhauser was sworn in as the new Minister of Health by the Austrian President Heinz Fischer.

Curriculum vitae

Personal details

  • Born on 30 August 1963 in Vienna
  • Married with two daughters


Qualifications

  • 1997 Paediatrician
  • 1997 General Practitioner
  • 2002 Completed degree programme in Hospital Management at the Vienna University of Business and Economics
  • 2003 Completed the Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Health Management programme at Danube University Krems


Work experience

  • 1998-2010 Staff Representative in the National Union of Municipal Employees (GdG), released from duties
  • 1999-2006 Member of the Council of the Vienna Medical Association
  • 2001-2007 Chair of the Personnel Group Committee of Doctors in the National Union of Municipal Employees
  • 2003-2006 Specialist adviser to the General Committee of the Vienna Medical Association
  • 2003-2010 Chair of the Doctors’ Working Group in the Austrian Trade Union Federation (ÖGB)
  • Since 2004 Member of the Board of the Association of Viennese Women’s Refuges
  • 2004-2006 Chair of the Austrian Women’s Association (Österreichischer Frauenring)
  • 2004-2006 Member of the Board of the European Women’s Lobby
  • 2004-2007 Member of the Provincial Health Council for Vienna
  • 2004-2012 Vice-President of the Association of Social Democrat University Graduates, Intellectuals and Artists (BSA)
  • 2004-2011 Chair of the Austrian Social Democrat Doctors’ Group
  • 2005-2009 Women’s Chair of the BSA (see above)
  • 2006-2014 Member of the Austrian Parliament, health spokeswoman of the parliamentary Social Democratic Party until 2013, and social affairs spokeswoman of the party from 2013
  • 2007-2010 Deputy Chair of the Personnel Group Committee for Doctors in the National Union of Municipal Employees
  • 2007-2013 Member of the Austrian Social and Health Forum
  • Since 2009 Deputy Women’s Chair of the Social Democratic Party (SPÖ) in Hietzing (13th district of Vienna)
  • 2009-1 September 2014 Vice-President of the Austrian Trade Union Federation (ÖGB)
  • 2011-2014 Deputy Chair of the Austrian Social Democrat Doctors’ Group
  • Since 1 September 2014 Minister of Health