Curriculum Vitae Prof, Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Andreas du Bois, MD, PhD – update March 2021

Name:  Andreas du Bois

Year of Birth: 1956 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Office Address:
Kliniken Essen Mitte (KEM), Germany
Henricistr. 92, 45136 Essen, Germany

License: 1987 (approbation as physician), Place of Issue: Stuttgart, Germany

Board Certification:
1993 gynecology & obstetrics
2006 gynecological oncology (when this speciality was established in Germany)

High School Graduation1976 in Offenburg, Germany
1976-1978 Study of Philosophy, FU Berlin
1978-1980 Civil service
1981-1987, Study of Medicine, MD and Thesis (Dr.), University, Freiburg, Germany
1997 Habilitation (professorial thesis, PhD), University Freiburg

Postdoc Training:
1987-1988 Resident in general surgery, Khs. Wolfach, Germany
1988-1993 Residency Gynecology & Obstetrics University, Freiburg
1993  Registration as fellow for Gynecology & Obstetrics

Positions and Appointments following residency:

1993-1999 Consultant, Dept. Gynecology & Obstetrics   St.-Vincentius Krankenhaus, Karlsruhe

since 1997 as associated Professor (University Freiburg)

1999-2010 Director Dept. for Gynecology & Gynecologic Oncology, Horst-Schmidt-Klinik (HSK), Wiesbaden and associated Professor (University Mainz)

2011-2021 Director Dept. for Gynecology & Gynecologic Oncology, Kliniken Essen-Mitte (KEM) and associated Professor (University Mainz)

Since 2021 Medical Director, Kliniken Essen-Mitte (KEM) Scientific and Medical Societies: ASCO, ESGO, ISGC, German Cancer Society, AGO

Honors and Awards:

Young Investigator Award, Mulitnational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer (MASCC) (1995)

Arthur Walpole Prize, German Cancer Society (DKG) (2006)

Ernst-Wertheim-Prize, Austrian Society of Gynecological Oncology (A-AGO) (2006)

Quality of Life Research Award (Elli Lilly) (2006)

NCI Division of cancer control and population sciences: Research Highlights from EGRP grantees 2013

MDAnderson Madrid lifetime award (MDAnderson Madrid) (2016)

Adjunct Professor University Vienna (2016)

Honorary Clinical Professor,Centre for Experimental Cancer Medicine Queen Mary Univ.London (2016)

Honorary Doctor (Dr. h.c.) of the Faculty of Medicine at Lund University in Sweden (2016)

Honorary Member of the Russian Society of Gynaecological Oncology (2018)

Otto-Käser Gedächtnisvorlesung, Frauenklinik der Universität Basel, Swizerland (2018)

Claes Tropé lecture, University of Oslo (2018)

Wilhelm-Warner-Preis für Krebsforschung, WW Stiftung Hamburg (2019)

Deutscher Krebspreis, Deutsche Krebsgesellschaft (2020)

Honorary Membership German Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics (2020)

ESGO Lifetime Achievement Award (2021)

Other Activities:

  • More than 500 publications in peer reviewed journals, > 33,000 citations, and H-Index 85 (G-Scholar).
  • Many invited lectures including several oral presentations at ASCO and other conferences
  • Member of the 2nd, Chairman of the 3rd, member of the scientific committee of the 4th and 5th Ovarian Cancer Consensus Conference of the GCIG, Scientific committee of the 1st European ESMO-ESGO Ovarian Cancer Consensus Conference 2018
  • Founder of the AGO Study Group 1993 and Co-Founder of ENGOT 2007.
  • 2000-2018 member of the German Guideline Comitte for national S3 guideline ovarian cancer;
  • 2000-2012 chairmen of the national quality assurance program ovarian cancer (QS-OVAR).
  • Past member of GCIG executive board and ESGO council.