Current professional appointment

Professional appointment:  

since 1986  
Professor of Internal Medicine,   (Gastroenterology, Nutrition, Metabolism and Endoscopy ) present 3rd Medical Department, University of Giessen, W.Germany                         

Professional positions:               

1971-1978
Assistant Professor of Medicine (Wissenschaftlicher Assistent), University of Ulm, Germany, Dep. of Medicine, Division Nutrition, Metabolism and Gastroenterology (Head: Prof. H. Ditschuneit)

1978-1980
Associate Professor of Medicine (Privat-Dozent) University of Ulm, Germany, Department of Medicine

1978-1979
Attending Physician, Division of Nutrition, Metabolism and Gastroenterology Head, Endoscopy Unit of University Hospital, Ulm, Germany

1980-1986
Assistant Member, Lipoprotein and Atherosclerosis Research Program (Head:Prof. Dr. P. Alaupovic) Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, Oklahoma City, USA 

1980-1986
Trial Physician, Lipid Research Clinics – Coronary Primary Prevention Trial (LRC-CPPT) of the NIH at the Oklahoma Lipid Research Clinic, Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation

1980-1986
Associate Professor of Medicine University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Oklahoma City, USA         

1980-1986
Clinical Staff Privileges in Metabolism and Gastroenterology Presbyterian Hospital, Oklahoma Memorial Hospital & Clinics, and Oklahoma City Veterans Administration Medical Center                  

1980-1986
Nutrition (Head: Prof. J. Welsh) Oklahoma Memorial Hospital & Clinics, and Oklahoma City Veterans Administration Medical Center

Member of:

  • DGFF "Lipid Liga"
  • Arbeitskreis Omega 3