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Pediatrician

Dietrich Gerhard Niethammer, German pediatrician. Member American Society Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, German Society Pediatric Oncology (president 1985-1989, vice president 1983-1985, 89-93), German Society Pediatrics, American Association Cancer Research, German Research Council (chairman medical committee since 1998).

Background

Niethammer, Dietrich Gerhard was born on October 24, 1939 in Leipzig, Saxony, Federal Republic Germany. Son of Gerhard K. and Irmgard H. (Voigt) Niethammer.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Tubingen, Federal Republic Germany, 1966. Degree in teaching, University Ulm, Federal Republic Germany, 1978.

Career

Fellow department biochemistry, Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, La Jolla, California, 1969-1971; resident in pediatrics, U. Ulm, 1972-1975; assistant professor pediatrics, U. Ulm, 1976-1978; director pediatric hematology and oncology, U. Tubingen, since 1978; professor pediatrics, U. Tubingen, since 1986; department chairman pediatrics, U. Tubingen, since 1989. Vice dean faculty medicine U. Tubingen, 1986-1987, dean, 1987-1988, ethical committee, since 1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (with others) Hematology, 1978. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, German Society Pediatric Oncology (president 1985-1989, vice president 1983-1985, 89-93), German Society Pediatrics, American Association Cancer Research, German Research Council (chairman medical committee since 1998).

Connections

Married Dietlinde Mechanical Engineering von Criegern, August 5, 1966. Children: Martin H., Andreas G., Christian D.

father:
Gerhard K. Niethammer

mother:
Irmgard H. (Voigt) Niethammer

spouse:
Dietlinde Mechanical Engineering von Criegern

children:
Martin H. Niethammer

Andreas G. Niethammer

Christian D. Niethammer