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internist

Hubert Rolf Wirtz, German internist. Achievements include research in mechanical stretch induces secretion of pulmonary surfactant, cigarette smoke inhibits secretion of pulmonary surfactant. Major Germany Army, 1984-1985. Member American Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society.

Background

Wirtz, Hubert Rolf was born on January 2, 1959 in Frankfurt, Germany. Son of Rudolf and Annette (Bettinger) Wirtz.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Wuerzburg, Germany, 1984.

Career

Resident University Wuerzburg, 1985-1986, clinical fellow department medicine, 1990-1995, pulmonary consultant, since 1995. Research fellow CVRI University California, San Francisco, 1986-1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in mechanical stretch induces secretion of pulmonary surfactant, cigarette smoke inhibits secretion of pulmonary surfactant.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Major Germany Army, 1984-1985. Member American Thoracic Society, European Respiratory Society.

Connections

Married Hella Maria Baechle, November 5, 1987. Children: Hanna, Helen, Henrik.

father:
Rudolf Wirtz

mother:
Annette (Bettinger) Wirtz

spouse:
Hella Maria Baechle

child:
Hanna Wirtz

child:
Helen Wirtz

child:
Henrik Wirtz