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Michael Wilhelm Emil Steinhausen

Michael Wilhelm Emil Steinhausen, German physiologist, researcher. Recipient Gold award British Medical Association Film Competition, London, 1968, Price of Soviet Union, International Science Film Association, Kiew, 1971, Malpigi prize European Microcirculation Society, Antwerpen, 1976, Universitätsmedaille Heidelberg, 1994.

Background

  • Steinhausen, Michael Wilhelm Emil was born on June 28, 1930 in Greifswald, Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Marie-Helene (Colsman) Steinhausen.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Kiel, Germany, 1958. Habilitation, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1966. Doctor of Science (honorary), University Louisville, 1990.

    Career

    • With Physiology Institute University Heidelberg, Germany, 1960-1963, with department ophthalmology Germany, 1963-1964, member I. Physiological Institute Germany, since 1966, professor physiology Germany, since 1972. With department physiology Cornell Medical School, New York, 1965-1966. Visiting professor California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1976, University Arizona, Tucson, 1982.

    Works

    • Author: (textbook) Medical Physiology, 4th edition, 1996. Author 9 science films on renal physiology, since 1963. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Leader Heidelberger Ärzteorchester. Member Microcirculation Society Germany (chairman 1979, 87, 92), Physiology Society, Nephrology Society.

    Connections

    • Married Brigitte Holtz, April 22, 1957. Children: Mechthild, Friedhelm, Almut, Ute, Wiltrud.
    • father: Wilhelm Steinhausen
    • mother: Marie-Helene (Colsman) Steinhausen
    • spouse: Brigitte Holtz
    • children: Mechthild Steinhausen
    • Friedhelm Steinhausen
    • Almut Steinhausen
    • Ute Steinhausen
    • Wiltrud Steinhausen
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    Born June 28, 1930
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    • 1958
      University Kiel
    • 1966
      University Heidelberg
    • 1990
      University Louisville
    • 1960 - 1963
      With Physiology Institute University Heidelberg
      Germany
    • 1963 - 1964
      With Physiology Institute University Heidelberg
    • 1965 - 1966
      with department physiology Cornell Medical School
      New York, United States