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educator , Internist

Eckhard Thiel, German internist, educator. Recipient Vincenz Cerny award for oncology, 1979, Albert-Knoll award 1981, National Cancer award of German Cancer Society, 1989, Award of Poland Republic by Lech Walesa, 1994.


Thiel, Eckhard was born on April 30, 1944 in Tuebingen, Germany. Son of Otto and Ruth (Singer) Thiel.


Doctor of Medicine, Tuebingen University, 1968. Diploma, University Vienna, 1965.


Intern, resident, University Munich, 1971-1977; senior assistant, senior lecturer department oncology and hematology, University Munich, 1977-1981; associate professor, U. Munich (Germany), 1985-1988; professor internal medicine, head department hematology, oncology, Free University, Berlin, since 1988. Associate professor University Munich, 1979. Senior physician, head department hematologyand oncology medical clinic City Center, University Munich, 1981.

Project leader Munich Tumor Center, 1983. Department chairman internal medicine University Medical Center, Steglitz, since 1991.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Thiel and Therfelder Leukemia, 1984, Thiel and Ludwig Leukemia, 1993. Contributor over 400 articles to professional journals.


Married Annett Ines, July 30, 1986. Children: Julia, Mira, Larissa.

Otto Thiel

Ruth (Singer) Thiel

Annett Ines

Larissa Thiel

Julia Thiel

Mira Thiel