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educator , Trauma surgeon

Hans Zwipp, German trauma surgeon, educator. Recipient Herrmann-Kümmel award Society Northwest Surgeons of Germany, 1987. Member International Foot and Ankle Study Group (chairman since 1994), Society Surgeons of Saxony (president 1999).

Background

Zwipp, Hans was born on March 1, 1949 in Neustadt/Coburg, Germany. Son of Daniel and Elisabeth (Weber) Zwipp.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Essen, Germany, 1975. General surgeon, Medical High School, Hannover, Germany, 1982. Trauma surgeon, Medical High School, Hannover, Germany, 1984.

Career

Medical assistant Hospital Essen, 1975-1976, surgical assistant, 1976-1977, Medical High School, Hannover, 1978-1984, attending surgeon, 1984-1993. Professor traumatology Medical High School, Hannover, 1989-1993. University professor traumatology University Dresden, Germany, 1993, chair traumatology, since 1993.

Membership

Member International Foot and Ankle Study Group (chairman since 1994), Society Surgeons of Saxony (president 1999).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Philosophy, jazz.

Connections

Married Karin Schacht, July 23, 1971. Children: Johannes, Anna, Zoe.

father:
Daniel Zwipp

mother:
Elisabeth (Weber) Zwipp

spouse:
Karin Schacht

child:
Anna Zwipp

child:
Zoe Zwipp

child:
Johannes Zwipp