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medical historian

Gundolf Keil, German medical historian.

Background

Keil, Gundolf was born on July 17, 1934 in Wartha, Niederschl, Germany. Son of Walther and Lucie (Bremer) Keil.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1961. Doctor of Medicine, University Bonn, Germany, 1969. Privat-Dozent, University Freiburg, Germany, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Troppau/Opava, Czech Republic, 2003.

Career

Assistant professor medical faculty University Göttingen, Germany, 1962-1964, University Bonn, 1964-1969, associate professor, 1970. Professor German University Stockholm, 1969. Associate professor medical faculty University Freiburg, 1971.

Head department medical history University Marburg, Germany, 1971-1973. Professor and head department medical history Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1972—2004, managing director Gerhard-Möbus-Insti. Schlesienforschung Germany, 1986—2009.

President council Stiftung Kulturwerk Schlesien, Würzburg, 1991-2006, vice president, 2006-2009.

Works

Membership

Fellow New York Academy of Sciences. Member Medieval Academy American, Historische Kommission für Schlesien, Historische Kommission für Hessen, Darmstadt, Physikalisch-Medizinische Gesellschaft Würzburg (president 1974-1975, 76), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geschifchte der Medizin, Naturwissenschaft und Technik (vice president 1982-1985), Verein für Geschichte Schlesiens (president since 1989), Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Geschifchte der Nervenheilkunde (vice president since 1989), Würzburger Medizinhistorische Gesellschaft (board directors 1982-2002, honorary president 2003), Istituto Veneto Scienze, Lettere Arti (socio straniero since 1999), Akademie gemeinnütziger Wissenschaften zu Erfurt, Niedersachsisches Landesmuseum "Nature and Mensch" Oldenburg: Scient couns,2008-.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Botany, walking, ornithology, Silesia travels.

Connections

Married Annemarie Flach, June 1, 1968.

father:
Walther Keil

mother:
Lucie (Bremer) Keil

spouse:
Annemarie Flach