Director of the Institute for Infection Prevention and Control


  • 1987-1994 Medical studies at Freie Universität, Berlin

Scientific Qualifications

  • 2005 Habilitation: Faculty of Medicine, Freiburg University
  • 1995 MD, Freie Universität, Berlin

Professional Experience

  • 2012 W3-Professor Infection and Immunity, Head of Section for Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Rheumatology, CCI and Centre for Pediatrics, Freiburg
  • 2008-2012 Tenure Track Infection and Immunity and group leader, CCI Freiburg
  • 2005-2012 Attending Physician (“Oberarzt”) in Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Centre of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine Freiburg
  • 2003-2009 Assistant Prof. (“Juniorprofessor”) in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center, Freiburg
  • 2001-2002 Lecturer, Harvard Medical School
  • 2001-2002 Instructor/ Assistant Prof. in Medicine, Univ. of Massachusetts, Worcester, USA
  • 1999-2001 Post doc at Division of Infectious Dis. and Immunology, Boston University, USA
  • 1994-1999 Registrar in Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital, Freie Universität Berlin

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