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anesthesiologist , educator , researcher

Karl Wilhelm Fritz, German anesthesiologist, educator, researcher. Named Man of Year, 1998, Outstanding Man of 20th Century; named an Intellecturals of 20th Century; named one of Five Hundred Leaders of Influence, 1998; recipient Millenium medal of Honor, 2000.


Fritz, Karl Wilhelm was born on May 22, 1945 in Battenberg, Hessen, Germany.


Doctor of Medicine, University Giessen, Germany, 1973. Diploma, University Cluj-Napoca, 2000.


Priminary doctoral Hospital Usingen, 1974—1975. Anesthesiological assistant University Giessen, 1976. Assistant anesthesiology JLU-Giessen, 1977—1980.

With Hospital Memmingen, 1981. Senior registrar Medical Hoch Hannover, 1981—1993. Lead doctoral anesthesia and intensive-care Friesland-Kliniken, 1993—2001.

Head anesthesiology Elbe Jeetzel Clinic, Dannenberg, 2001. Lecturer anesthesia and intensive medicine Medical College Hannover, 1990. Lecturer anesthesia JLU-Giessen, Medical Hochschule Hanover.

Researcher in field; consultant in field. Guest lecturer national and international universities, congress reports, and panels, since 1981. Visiting professor University Cluj-Napoca, Romania, 1992.

Expert Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel, 2001. Board directors EJK Dannenberg, 2002. With, 1966-1968, Germany.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapters to books Anesthesiology and Intensive Care, 1989, articles to numerous professional journals. Editor: The Calendar, 1999. Co-editor: Journal Anesthesia and Intensive-Care, since 2000.


Member of Association of Transplanted, Forum Emergency Doctor Niedersachsens, German Air Rescue, European Society Regional Anesthesia, International Serturner Society, Occupation Association German Anesthesiologist, German Society Anesthesia and Intensive-Care, Romanian Society Anesthesia and Intensive-Care, Lions.


  • Other Interests

    Literature, history, classical music, surfing, diving.


Son of Heinrich and Helene Fritz. Divorced; children: Andrea, Susanne, Mariella, Marlyn.

Heinrich Fritz

Helene Fritz

Andrea Fritz

Susanne Fritz

Mariella Fritz

Marlyn Fritz