Current position

Senior physician, head of the day clinic for rheumatology and head of the centre for medical expert opinions (Gutachten)

Academic education

1999-2005      Study of medicine at the Charité hospital, Humboldt University Berlin

Scientific degree

2009: dissertation at the Humboldt University of Berlin in internal medicine at the hospital Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin (supervisor: Prof. Dr. med. F. Hiepe); final grade: summa cum laude

Postgraduate training

  • 2005-2006      research associate at the German Rheumatism Research Center at Dr. rer. nat. Andreas Grützkau
  • since 2006      training in internal medicine / rheumatologist at Prof. Dr. G.-R. Burmester
  • 2009 – 2017    postdoctoral fellowship in study group of Prof. Dr. Hiepe
  • 09/17- 06/18   postdoctoral fellowship in study group of Prof. Dr. Buttgereit
  • Since 06/18    head of the day clinic for rheumatology and conciliary services

Miscellaneous

  • Deputy chairman of the executive board of „Deutsche Gesellschaft für Lupusforschung e.V.“
  • Translation of SIGLEC1 into the routine diagnostics of the Berlin Laboratory

GCP-Certification

  • June 2011 – GCP basic course
  • November 2019 – GCP refresher course
  • November 2019 – GCP advanced course for principle investigators (PI) and deputy-PI