Affiliation: Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine University of Lübeck, Lübeck, Germany;
Statement of expertise for the sub-committee: Longstanding interest in cerebral oxygen saturation monitoring by Near-Infrared Spectroscopy with a special focus on the use of this technology for risk stratification and hemodynamic monitoring in patients undergoing cardiac surgery.
Biography: WCA 2016 - biography submission
Professional training: 1983-1986, Registered Nurse, Jung – Stilling-Hospital, Siegen, Germany
University : 1987-1993 Study of Medicine, Free University Berlin, Germany
1993-1995 Dept. of Cardiac Surgery, Schüchtermann-Klinik, Bad Rothenfelde, Germany
1995-2002 Dept. of Anesthesiology, University of Lübeck, Germany
2004 Lecturer (Privatdozent) for Anesthesiology, University of Lübeck, Germany
Since 2009: (eo) Professor of Anesthesiology, University of Lübeck, Germany
2002 - 2004 Deputy Director, Dept. of Anesthesiology, University of Lübeck
Since 2004: Deputy Director Cardiac Anesthesia, Dept. of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicin, University of Lübeck
Since 2013: Second speaker of the Scientific Working Group on Cardiac Anesthesia of the German Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (DGAI)
Since 2014: German representative European association of Cardiac Anesthetists (EACTA)
CERTIFICATIONS AND QUALIFICATIONS
1994 Approbation as a physician
1997 Qualification 'Emergency medicine'
2000 Board certification as 'Anesthetist'
2002 Board certification for 'Intensive Care Medicine'
2003 Qualification 'Transesophageal echocardiography'
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