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gastroenterologist , internist

Burkhard Johannes Göke, German gastroenterologist, internist. Achievements include contributions for new treatment concepts in diabetes mellitus; to the physiology of gut hormones and stimulus secretion coupling of the pancreas. Recipient Heisenberg-stipendium Deutsche Forschungs-Gemeinschaft, Bonn, 1989-1993.

Background

Göke, Burkhard Johannes was born on June 26, 1956 in Wolfsburg, Germany. Son of Felix Ernst and Dorothea Sophia (Hantke) Göke.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Göttingen, Germany, 1982. Privat Dozent, University Marburg, Germany, 1988. Professor Internal Medicine, University Marburg, Germany, 1994.

Career

Trainee internal medicine University Göttingen, Germany, 1982-1984, University Marburg, Germany, 1984-1988. Visiting scientist University Manchester, United Kingdom, 1985. Research fellow University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1989-1991, University Marburg, Germany, 1991, attending physician internal medicine Germany, 1992, professor for gastrointestinal endocrinology Germany, 1993, head clinical research unit Germany, 1993-1998.

Full professor, chairman department gastroenterology University Bern (Switzerland) Inselspital, 1998-2000. Professor, chairman department internal medicine University Munich, since 2000. Secretary general, treasurer 4th United European Gastroenterology Week, Berlin, 1995.

Advisory board German-Israeli Foundation for Science Research, 1994-1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include contributions for new treatment concepts in diabetes mellitus. To the physiology of gut hormones and stimulus secretion coupling of the pancreas.

Membership

Review activity for National Science Foundation, Washington, Stifterverband Deutsche Wissenschaft, Deutsche Forschungs Gemeinschaft, Bonn. Member American Diabetes Association, American Pancreatic Association, German Society Gastroenterology and Metabolism, German Society Endocrinology, German Diabetes Society (member executive board since 1998).

Connections

Married Gabriele Weishaupt, February 20, 1981. Children: Friederike, Ernestine, Konrad, Marie-Luise, Antonia, Tashunka Witko, Vincent.

father:
Felix Ernst Göke

mother:
Dorothea Sophia (Hantke) Göke

spouse:
Gabriele Weishaupt

child:
Friederike Göke

child:
Ernestine Göke

child:
Konrad Göke

child:
Marie-Luise Göke

child:
Antonia Göke

child:
Tashunka Witko Göke

child:
Vincent Göke