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medical educator

Heinrich Matthys, Swiss medical educator. Recipient research grants Deutsche Forschungs Gemeinschaft, Bundes Ministerium fur Forschung und Technologie.

Background

Matthys, Heinrich was born on March 24, 1935 in Zurich, Switzerland. Arrived in Germany, 1969. Son of Heinrich and Anna (Aeberli) Matthys.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Zurich, 1965. Doctor of Philosophy, University Basel, Switzerland, 1966. Habil, University Ulm, Germany, 1971.

Career

Teacher physiology University Fribourg, 1965-1967. Assistant medical department University Zurich, 1967-1968, University Basel, 1968-1970. Assistant professor department medicine University Ulm, 1970-1975.

Professor medical department, medical director, head department University Freiburg, since 1976.

Membership

Member European Society Clinical Respiratory Pathophysiology (secretary general 1972-1979), European Respiratory Society (president 1987-1990), Swiss Respiratory Society, German Respiratory Society, Austrian Society Pneumology, International Society Aerosols (president 1991-1994, career achievement award 1994), International Respiratory Care Association (president since 1995), Deutsche Gesellschaft Pneumologie (president 1996-1997), Austrian Society Pneumology (honorary member), Lungen University Atmungs Forschung.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Mountain climbing, diving, skiing, building, reading.

Connections

Married Elisabeth Frieda Berger, March 26, 1936. Children: Urs, Susanne, Claudia.

father:
Heinrich Matthys

mother:
Anna (Aeberli) Matthys

spouse:
Elisabeth Frieda Berger

children:
Urs Matthys

Susanne Matthys

Claudia Matthys