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Pharmacologist

Harald Reuter, German Pharmacologist. Recipient Outstanding Research award International Society Heart Research, 1984, Ciba-Geigy-Drew award Drew U., 1984, Marcel-Benoist prize Swiss Government,1985, Schmiedeberg-Plakette award German Pharmacology Society, 1987, K.S. Cole award Biophysics Society, 1993. Member NAS, Academia Europea, Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, Swiss Academy Medical Sciences.

Background

Reuter, Harald was born on March 25, 1934 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Son of Rudolf and Else (Koerfer) Reuter.

Education

Diploma, University Freiburg, Germany, 1959. Doctor of Medicine, University Mainz, Germany, 1960. Honorary Doctor (honorary), University Basel, 2010.

Career

Assistant department pharmacology University Mainz, 1960-1965, privatdozent, 1965-1969. Professor pharmacology University Bern, Switzerland, 1969-1999, dean medical faculty Switzerland, 1983-1985, chairman department pharmacology Switzerland, 1971-1999, professor emeritus Switzerland, since 1999. Visiting professor various universities in England, Israel, United States, Japan and China.

Membership

Member National Academy of Sciences, Academia Europaea, Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, Swiss Academy Medical Sciences, Academy Royale Society Française Médecine Légale Belgique.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, arts, music, hiking, skiing.

Connections

Married Lieselotte Speckmann, August 10, 1960. Children: Kirsten, Andreas, Sabine.

father:
Rudolf Reuter

mother:
Else (Koerfer) Reuter

spouse:
Lieselotte Speckmann

child:
Sabine Reuter

child:
Andreas Reuter

child:
Kirsten Reuter