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pediatrician

Michael Hermanussen, German pediatrician. Member German Association for Science of Growth and Development, New York Academy of Sciences, various other science societies.

Background

Hermanussen, Michael was born on April 26, 1955 in Hamburg, Germany. Son of Klaus and Anneliese (Steffens) Hermanussen.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Hamburg, 1981.

Career

Intern University Hamburg. Resident Children's Hospital, Kiel, Germany, staff pediatrician Germany, Germany, 1982-1985, 86-89. Research fellow University California, San Diego, 1985-1986.

Private practice Gettorf, Germany, since 1989. Lecturer University Kiel, 1990. Independent researcher in association with University Madrid, University Heidelberg, Germany, University Leipzig, Germany.

Coordinator research on short-term growth University Kiel, 1985-1989, private research, Germany and Spain, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author first description of circaseptan periodicity (mini-growth spurts) in animals and newborns. Inventor mini- and micro-knemometry.

Membership

Member German Association for Science of Growth and Development, New York Academy of Sciences, various other science societies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Playing piano and harpsichord, philosophy.

Connections

Married Beate Lohse-Hermanussen, December 19, 1982. Children: Johanna, Christian, Claus-Hinrich, Elisabeth, Georg-Willem.

father:
Klaus Hermanussen

mother:
Anneliese (Steffens) Hermanussen

spouse:
Beate Lohse-Hermanussen

child:
Johanna Hermanussen

child:
Christian Hermanussen

child:
Claus-Hinrich Hermanussen

child:
Elisabeth Hermanussen

child:
Georg-Willem Hermanussen