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Manfred Vincenz Singer, German Medical educator. Recipient Thannhauser award German Society Gastroenterology, 1983. Member German Society Internal Medicine (Theodor-Frerichs award 1980), Am.Pancreatic Association, European Society for Clinical Investigation, American Gastroenterology Association, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Verdauungsund Stofferwechselkrankheiten, European Pancreatic Club (secretary 1985-1992).


Singer, Manfred Vincenz was born on July 20, 1945 in Trier, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Margarethe (Hackenberger) Singer.


Degree in medicine, University Mainz, Germany, 1968. Degree in medicine, University Vienna, Austria, 1969. Degree in medicine, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Cluj, Romania, 2002. Doctor of Philosophy (honorary), University Arad, Romania, 2004.


Member staff Municipal Hospital, Munich-Neuperlach, 1974, National Institute Health and Medical Research, Marseille, France, 1975-1977. Member staff ulcer research and education VA Wadsworth Hospital Center, Los Angeles, 1977-1978. Member staff University Essen, Germany, 1978-1990, lecturer internal medicine Germany, 1980-1982, assistant professor Germany, 1982-1985, associate professor Germany, 1985-1990.

Professor medicine, chairman University Hospital Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany, since 1990. Organizer international symposium, 1984, 88, 94, 96, 99. Reviewer several international and national journals.


  • Other Work

    • Author (with H. Sarles): Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis, 1978. Author: (with K. Gyr and H. Sarles) Pancreatitis—Concept and Classifications, 1984. Author: (with H. Goebell) Nerves and the Gastrointestinal Tract, 1988.

      Author: (with R. Ziegler and G. Rohr) Gastrointestinal Tract and Endocrine System, 1995. Author: (with J. Mössner, G. Adler and U.R. Fölsch) Diseases of the Excretory Pancreas, 1995. Author: (with S. Teyssen) Alcohol and Alcohol-Related Diseases, 1999, second edition, 2005, Kompendium Alkohol, 2002.

      Author: (with H.J. Krammer) Neurogastroenterology—From the Basics to the Clinics, 1999. Author: (with D.A. Brenner) Alcohol and the Gastrointestinal Tract, 2005. Contributor chapters to books, articles articles to professional journals.


Member of European Pancreatic Club (secretary 1985-1992), German Society Gastroenterology (Thannhauser award 1983), American Gastroenterology Association (fellowship 2007), European Society Clinical Investigation, American Pancreatic Association, German Society Internal Medicine (Theodor-Frerichs award 1980).


Married Barbara Kugelmeier, November 17, 1969. Children: Christoph, Oliver.

Heinrich Singer

Margarethe (Hackenberger) Singer

Barbara Kugelmeier

Oliver Singer

Christoph Singer