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Physician

Peter Kuehnl, German physician. Certified in internal medicine, transfusion medicine, immunohematology, transplantation immunology. Member International Society Blood Transfusion (board directors 1990-1995), German Society Blood Transfusion and Immunohematology (board directors 1987-1994, president 1999-2000), Society Bone Marrow Donor Registries of German Blood Banks (president 1994-1997), Federal Minister Health (member Arbeitskreis Blut).

Background

Kuehnl, Peter was born on November 13, 1944 in Karlsbad, Germany. Son of Franz Josef and Elisabeth (Marsch) Kuehnl.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1970. Specialist in Internal Medicine, University Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Immunohematology, University Frankfurt/Main, Germany, 1981.

Career

Assistant in internal medicine, University Hospital, Frankfurt/Main, 1971-1976; assistant in immunohematology, Institute Immunohematology, U. Frankfurt/Main, 1976-1980; head department tissue typing, Red Cross Blood Bank, Frankfurt/Main, 1980-1987; director department transplantation immunology, University Hospital, Hamburg, Germany, 1988-1989; director department transfusion medicine and transplantation immunology, University Hospital, Hamburg, Germany, since 1988; full professor, University Hospital, Hamburg, Germany, since 1988. Member of commission on blood and blood components, commission on transfusion guidelines, commission on infusion and transfusion Federal Ministry Health, since 1978. Member county European Committee Automation and Quality Assurance in BloodTransfusion Superior vena cava syndrome, since 1993.

Member of commission on bone marrow donation Federal Min. Health, 1993-1996.

Achievements

  • Certified in internal medicine, transfusion medicine, immunohematology, transplantation immunology.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Elektrofokussierung in der Forensischen Serologie, 1978. Co-author: Blutgruppenkunde, 1982.

Membership

Member International Society Blood Transfusion (board directors 1990-1995), German Society Blood Transfusion and Immunohematology (board directors 1987-1994, president 1999-2000), Society Bone Marrow Donor Registries of German Blood Banks (president 1994-1997), Federal Minister Health (member Arbeitskreis Blut).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: golf, sailing, skiing.

Connections

Married Ursula Ostermann, October 7, 1977.

father:
Franz Josef Kuehnl

mother:
Elisabeth (Marsch) Kuehnl

spouse:
Ursula Ostermann