Thomas Schlöglhofer was awarded the MCS Coordinator of the Year by the International Consortium of Cardiac Assist Clinicians (ICCAC) for his contribution to the VAD community. The following statement was released by the ICCAC:
- "Thomas has demonstrated leadership in the VAD coordinator community and connected with the national and international VAD coordinator communities. He has shown clinical expertise and innovation in his current practice in Vienna. He demonstrates all characteristics of leadership, mentorship and expertise in the field."
- "Brilliant, enthusiastic, high achieving VAD coordinator who has raised the VAD coordinator profile on an international level. He has also contributed significantly to research."