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Peter Pfannenstiel

Peter Pfannenstiel, German internist. Member Society Internal Medicine, Society Nuclear Medicine, Society Endocrinology, Thyroid League Germany (president), Thyroid Federation International (vice president).

Background

  • Pfannenstiel, Peter was born on October 20, 1934 in Marburg, Hessen, Germany. Son of Wilhelm and Hildegard (Gennes) Pfannenstiel.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Freiburg (Germany) University, 1960.

    Career

    • Medical assistant University Hospital Freiburg, 1960-1961. Rotating intern Presbyterian Hospital, Newark, 1961-1962. Medical assistant various hospitals, 1963.

      Trainee clinical investigation medical division Oak Ridge (Tennessee) Institute Nuclear Studies, 1964-1965. Research assistant University Hospital Freiburg, 1965-1969. Chief department nuclear medicine German Diagnostic Center, Wiesbaden, 1970-1989.

      Chief Thyroid Clinic, Mainz-Kastel, Germany, since 1989.

    Works

    • Author: Thyroid Diseases * Diagnosis and Therapy, 6th edition, 1997, Wirksame Hilfe bei Kranker Schildriese, 1997, Nichts Gutes im Schilde * Krankheiten der Schildruese, 5th edition, 1994.

    Membership

    Member Society Internal Medicine, Society Nuclear Medicine, Society Endocrinology, Thyroid League Germany (president), Thyroid Federation International (vice president).

    Connections

    • Married Waltraut Donalies, November 30, 1963. Children: Claus-Peter, Dorothea, Ekkehard.
    • father: Wilhelm Pfannenstiel
    • mother: Hildegard (Gennes) Pfannenstiel
    • spouse: Waltraut Donalies
    • children: Claus-Peter Pfannenstiel
    • Dorothea Pfannenstiel
    • Ekkehard Pfannenstiel
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    Born October 20, 1934
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    • 1960
      Freiburg (Germany) University
    • 1960 - 1961
      Medical assistant, University Hospital Freiburg
    • 1961 - 1962
      rotating intern, Presbyterian Hospital
      Newark, Ohio, United States
    • 1963
      medical assistant, various hospitals
    • 1964 - 1965
      trainee, clinical investigation medical division Oak Ridge (Tennessee) Institute Nuclear Studies
    • 1965 - 1969
      research assistant, University Hospital Freiburg
    • 1970 - 1989
      chief department nuclear medicine German Diagnostic Center
      Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany, Hessen, Germany, Germany
    • 1989
      chief Thyroid Clinic
      Germany