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Wolfram Doehner

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Wolfram Doehner, MD, PhD, FESC, Center for Stroke Research Berlin (CSB), Charite Medical School, Berlin, Germany.

Education / Degrees

1988  "Abitur" ("A" level equivalent): July 1988, all subjects grade 1,0

9/90 - 9/96  Medical studies, Medical School, Leipzig University, Germany

                     including pre-registration year

25.9.96  Final exams (Staatsexamen), average grading 1,59 and

              Provisional Medical Licence, Germany

1.4.98  Full Medical Licence (Approbation als Arzt)

4.6.98  Full Medical Registration with the GMC, UK (No. 4505035)

15.6.99  MD thesis at the University of Leipzig, Germany

12.12.2000  MPhil at the National Heart & Lung institute, Imperial College, London

4.6. 2004  PhD at the National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College, London

9.1.2008  Board Exam for Internal Medicine (Facharzt)

1.8.2009  Full professorship (W2 level) for interdisciplinary stroke research at the Charite, University Medical School, Berlin, Germany

28.8.2010  Fellowship of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC)

Professional Experience:

9/88 - 8/90  Military service (paramedic)

10/96 - 3/98  House Officer ("Arzt im Praktikum"),  Franz-Volhard-Klinik of Molecular and Clinical Cardiology, Charite Medical School, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

6/98 – 6/00  Clinical fellow / postgraduate research fellow Royal Brompton Hospital / National Heart and Lung Institute, Dept. of Clinical Cardiology (Prof. A. Coats)

9/98 - 8/02  PhD Student, National Heart & Lung Institute, Imperial College, London   

7/00 - 8/02  Clinical fellow (registrar level) at the Royal Brompton Hospital, Dept. of Clinical Cardiology

9/02 - 1/08  Physician in specialist training for internal medicine and Scientist, Dept of Cardiology, Charite Medical School, Campus Virchow Clinical Center, Berlin, Germany (head Prof. R Dietz)                  

1/08 -7/09  Senior Scientist and group leader (Metabolic heart failure), Division of Applied Cachexia Research, Dept. of Cardiology, Charite, Campus Virchow Clinical Center, Berlin, Germany

8/09 – to date  Professor for interdisciplinary Stroke Research at the Center for Stroke Research, Berlin, CSB.

Research Experience

1997 - 99  MD, Thesis, Paul Flechsig Institute for Neuroscience, Leipzig University, Germany. Title: Foetal Alcohol Syndrome in an animal model - functional and morphological investigations of the basal forebrain cholinergic projection system.  (Degree ”magna cum laude”)

9/98 - 8/02  PhD Student, NHLI, London, Dept. of Clinical Cardiology (Prof. P. Poole-Wilson and Prof. A. Coats)

                   PhD Thesis: Metabolic aspects of chronic heart failure – Studies of insulin resistance and hyperuricaemia complicating CHF

9/02 – 9/07  Physician/ Scientist, Dept. of Cardiology, Charite Campus Virchow and Division of Applied Cachexia Research, Charite Medical School, Berlin (head Prof. SD Anker)   

5/06 -to date  Leader of research group “Metabolic heart failure”

10/08 -to date  Senior Scientist, Division of Applied Cachexia Research, Charite Medical School, Campus Virchow Clinical Center, Berlin, Germany      

8/2009  Professorship for interdisciplinary Stroke Research at the Charite, Germany

10/2009  Partner in the European (PF7) collaborative research project on co-morbidities in heart failure: SICA-HF

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