University of Kiel, Germany
Full Professor of Pharmacology
Graduation in biochemistry and in medicine, Free University Berlin. Dr. rer. nat. (PhD) in 1989, specialization in clinical pharmacology at Charité Berlin (1998), Dr. med. (MD) in 1999. Habilitation in Clinical Pharmacology 2000, Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Greifswald (2000-2004). Since 2004 Professor of Pharmacology and Director Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology, University Hospital Schleswig-Holstein. Since 2012 Dean of Education, Medical Faculty. Research is focused on pharmacogenomics and -epigenomics of drug metabolizing enzymes and transporters, mechanisms of drug resistance, drug-drug interactions as well as neuropathic pain research. Activity on various editorial boards, learned societies and advisory boards.
Member: AACR, AGAH, ASCPT, BPS (Fellow), DGK, DGKliPha (Chairman), DIVI, ESPT (Executive Board), IUPHAR (President)