Curriculum Vitae

Current Position

    • Retired (Oct 1, 2013)
    • Previously: Head, Section for Preventive Medicine

Medical Studies

    • 1968-1971: University of Bonn
    • 1971-1974: University of Heidelberg

Medical Training

    • 1975-1979: Work at different hospitals in different cities
    • 1979-1983: Institute of Pathology, Ludwigshafen/Rhein
    • 1979-1983: 1983-1993 Internal Medicine, University Medical Center, Freiburg

Habilitation

    • 1988: Epidemiology of Von Hippel-Lindau Disease, Freiburg
    • 1989: Privatdozent for Internal Medicine, University of Freiburg

Specialisations

    • 1981: General Practitioner
    • 1983: Pathologist
    • 1987: Internist
    • 1991: Nephrologist
    • 1993: Endocrinologist
    • 2012: Genetic Counsellor

Student Education

    • 1983-2013: regularly Clinical Courses
    • 1989-2013: regularly Lectures

Research Laboratory

    • 1995: Foundation of a Research Laboratory for Molecular Genetics of Hereditary Kidney Diseases and Hypertension in Adults

Last Position

    • Professor of Medicine (apl.)
    • 2006-2013: Head, Section for Preventive Medicine

Awards

    • 1994: Franz-Volhard-Award of the German Society of Nephrology
    • 1996: Honorary Membership of the Polish Society of Hypertension
    • 1998: Hufeland-Award for Preventive Medicine
    • 2004: Semmelweis Medal of the University of Budapest
    • 2008: Visiting Professor of the University of Timisoara
    • 2008: Cross-of-Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
    • 2010: Doctor honoris causa of the Semmelweis University, Budapest
    • 2013: Doctor honoris causa of the Université de Lorraine, Nancy