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microbiologist , researcher

Klaus Peter Schaal, German microbiologist, researcher. Achievements include research in new diagnostic and therapeutic principles in microbiology; research in risk assessment of organisms. Recipient Distinguished Service Cross, Federal Republic of Germany, 2003, Cabeza Maya award, Mexico, 2000.

Background

Schaal, Klaus Peter was born on August 26, 1940 in Breslau, Germany. Son of Gerhard and Margarete Schaal.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Cologne, Germany, 1965.

Career

Assistant Institute Hygiene, Cologne, since 1968, lecturer, 1972—1976, assistant medical director, 1972—1984, associate professor, 1976—1984. Full professor medical faculty University Bonn, since 1984. Director Institute Medical Microbiology and Immunology, Bonn, since 1984.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in new diagnostic and therapeutic principles in microbiology. Research in risk assessment of organisms.

Membership

Chairman Central Commission Biological Safety, Berlin, 2000—2004. Member, chairman subcommittee Committee Biological Working Agents, Bonn, 1995—2004. Member of Society General Microbiology (member editorial board 1980-1982), German Society Hygiene and Microbiology (president 1995-1996).

Connections

Married Eva Maria Schulz, August 26, 1985. Children: Sandra Strickstrack, Wiebke Strickstrack.

father:
Gerhard Schaal

mother:
Margarete Schaal

spouse:
Eva Maria Schulz

child:
Sandra Strickstrack Schaal

child:
Wiebke Strickstrack Schaal