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Ulrich Ranft

Ulrich Ranft, German epidemiologist. Achievements include research in environmental epidemiology, ambient air pollution and health. Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft Epidemiologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie, International Biometric Society.

Background

  • Ranft, Ulrich was born on February 26, 1945 in Leipzig, Germany.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Physics, University Kiel, Germany, 1970. Deng, University Hannover, Germany, 1977.

    Career

    • Research associate Biometry, Medical School Hannover, Germany, 1971—1980. Professor biometry University Düsseldorf, Germany, 1993, head department biostatistics, 1988—1996. Head department environmental epidemiology & biomonitoring Medical Institute Environmental Hygiene, Düsseldorf, 1996—2001.

      Head working group epidemiology Environmental Health Research Institute, since 2002. Visiting scholar Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1980—1981. Assistant professor biometry Medical School Hannover, 1981—1987, associate professor biometry, 1987—1988.

    Major achievements

    • Achievements include research in environmental epidemiology, ambient air pollution and health.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft Epidemiologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft Medizinische Informatik, Biometrie und Epidemiologie, International Biometric Society.

    Personality

    Interests

    Dance, swimming, sailing, guitar, walking.

    Connections

    • Married Angelika Schmidt, May 18, 1973. Children: Alexander, Susanne, Philipp.
    • spouse: Angelika Schmidt
    • children: Alexander Ranft
    • Susanne Ranft
    • Philipp Ranft
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    Born February 26, 1945
    (age 72)
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    • 1970
      University Kiel
    • 1977
      University Hannover
    • 1971 - 1980
      Research associate, Biometry
      Germany
    • 1993
      professor, biometry University D+-sseldorf
      Germany
    • 1996 - 2001
      head, department environmental epidemiology & biomonitoring Medical Institute Environmental Hygiene
      Düsseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
    • 2002
      head, working group epidemiology Environmental Health Research Institute