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medical psychologist

Ernst Poeppel, German medical psychologist. Recipient Levinson award American Poetry Association, 1983, Purkinje medal Czechoslovak Medical Society, 1988. With reserves German Navy, 1961-1962. Member German Society for Medical Psychology. (president since 1991), Leopoldina, European Academy Arts and Sciences.

Background

Poeppel, Ernst was born on April 29, 1940 in Schwessin, Pomerania, Germany. Son of Ernst and Elfriede (Bartelt) Poeppel.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Innsbruck University, Austria, 1968. Privatdozent, Medical School Munich, 1974. University-dozent, Philosophical Faculty, Innsbruck, 1976.

Career

Researcher, Max-Planck-Society, Andechs, Federal Republic Germany, 1965-1970; research associate department psychology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1971-1973; staff scientist, Neurosci. Research Program, Boston, 1972-1973; scientist, Max-Planck-Society, Munich, 1974-1976; professor medical psychology, Medical Faculty, Munich, since 1976; chairman, Institute Medical Psychology, Munich, since 1977. Board directors Research Center Juelich, 1992-1997.

Chairman Human Studies Center, U. Munich, since 1997.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Lust & Schmerz, 1982/93, Grenzen d. Bewusstseins, 1985, English edition, Mediz. Psychological, 1990.

Membership

With reserves German Navy, 1961-1962. Member German Society for Medical Psychology. (president since 1991), Leopoldina, European Academy Arts and Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: squash, golf, poetry.

Connections

Children: David, Julie, Lili.

father:
Ernst Poeppel

mother:
Elfriede (Bartelt) Poeppel

child:
Lili Poeppel

child:
David Poeppel

child:
Julie Poeppel