Dept of Urology, Ludwig Maximilians-University Munich/Germany
October 1978 to September 1982: Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg/Germany. Governmental grant for highly talented students ('Studienstiftung der Deutschen Volkes') from April 1979 to October 1984.
October 1982 to September 1983: Universität Freiburg/Germany.
October 1983 to September 1984: Université Montpellier/France, supported by a grant of excellence of the French Government and a grant of the German Academic Exchange Service ('DAAD').
October 29, 1984: Medical Degree, received from the Universität des Saarlandes, Homburg/Germany.
All positions held in academic hospitals
1984 to 1986: Dept. of Urology, Bundeswehrkrankenhaus Ulm/Germany (chairman: Dr. J. E. Altwein)
January 1987 to June 1987: Dept. of Urology, University of Freiburg/Germany (chairman: Dr. H. Sommerkamp)
July 1987 to June 1988: Dept. of Urology, UC San Francisco/USA (chairman: Dr. E. Tanagho)
July 1988 to August 1989: Dept. of Surgery, University of Freiburg/Germany (chairman: Dr. H. Farthmann)
1989 to 2004: Dept. of Urology, Medical School Hannover (chairman: Dr. U. Jonas, Professor of Urology).
1990: Board Certified, Staff member
1991: Assistant Professor of Urology
1995: Vice chairman
1996: Professor of Urology
2004 -2006: EAU Board Member responsible for the Publication Office
2004 - today: Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Urology, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich
2006-2012: Associate Editor, European Urology
2010 - today: Editor, Der Urologe
2014 and 2015: Chairman, International Consultation on Medical Treatment of Urological Malignancies 2014
2018 – today: Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee of the German government
Friday, May 3
7:00 AM – 9:00 AM