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Hans Walter Roth

ophthalmologist

Hans Walter Roth, German ophthalmologist. Recipient Bundes-Verdienst-Kreuz State Department, 1996, BVA medal Berufsverband der Augenärzte, 1996. Stadtrat Town Parliament, Ulm, since 1989. Colonel German Army, 1971-1996. Member European Contact Lens Society (presidium since 1995, medal 1991), International Contact Lens Council (president 1998, chairman since 1998, Javal Gold award 1996, Halberg medal 1997).

Background

Roth, Hans Walter was born on November 25, 1944 in Worms, Germany. Son of Fritz Erhardt and Ruth Ingeborg (Armknecht) Roth.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Mainz, Germany, 1970. Graduate, University Mainz, Germany, 1971. Diploma in ophthalmology, University Ulm, Germany, 1975.

Career

Medical assistant University Mainz, 1970-1971, University Ulm, 1971-1975, head physician, 1975-1979. Freie Universität-Stellenleiter Army Hospital, Ulm, 1975-1982. Director Contact Lens Research Institute, since 1979.

Visiting professor Georgetown University, Washington, 1992.

Works

Membership

Stadtrat Town Parliament, Ulm, since 1989. Colonel German Army, 1971-1996. Member European Contact Lens Society (presidium since 1995, medal 1991), International Contact Lens Council (president 1998, chairman since 1998, Javal Gold award 1996, Halberg medal 1997).

Connections

Married Monika Anna Wittig, July 23, 1970 (divorced 1984). Children: Philipp, Johannes, Michael. Married Katharina Maria-Magedelana Nagy, June 24, 1988.

1 child, Christian.

father:
Fritz Erhardt Roth

mother:
Ruth Ingeborg (Armknecht) Roth

spouses:
Monika Anna Wittig

Katharina Maria-Magedelana Nagy

children:
Philipp Roth

Johannes Roth

Michael Roth

Christian Roth