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Hematologist , researcher

Peter Alexander Horn, German hematologist, researcher. Achievements include patents pending for gene transfer techniques. Recipient Karl Oberdisse award, Nordrhein-Westfälische Gesellschaft für Endokrinologie und Diabetologie, 1999, Else Kröner-Fresenius award, Fresenius Stiftung, 2005, Henk Schippers Investigator award, Eurotransplant, 2006, Fritz-Schiff award, German Society Transfusion Medicine and Immunohematology.

Background

Horn, Peter Alexander was born on September 1, 1972 in Dortmund, Germany. Son of Hartmut Horn and Brigitte Hämmerling.

Education

Degree in Medicine, University Bochum, Germany, 1997. Doctor of Medicine, University Bochum, Germany, 1999.

Career

Intern then resident University Cologne, Germany, 1998—1999. Research fellow Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, 2000—2002. Physician Cord Blood Bank, Institute Transplantation Diagnostics and Cell Therapeutics, University Düsseldorf, Germany, 2002—2004.

Group leader Institute Transfusional Medicine, Hannover Medical School, Germany, 2004—2008. Director Institute Transfusion Medicine, University Hospital, Essen, Germany, since 2008. Adjunct scientist University Düsseldorf, Department Pediatrics, 2004.

Inspector Foundation the Accreditation Cellular Therapy.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents pending for gene transfer techniques.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Internet Journal Hematology, Sugarland, Texas, since 2007. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member of International Society Experimental Hematology (Dirk van Bekkum Young Investigator award 2002), German Society Gene Therapy, German Society Stem Cell Research, German Society Immunogentics, European Federation Immunogenetics (Julia Bodmer Young Scientist award 2005), American Society Hematology.

Connections

Married Christina Richard, April 7, 2001. Children: Paul Christopher, Julia Katharina, Nina Charlotte.

father:
Hartmut Horn

mother:
Brigitte Hämmerling

spouse:
Christina Richard

children:
Paul Christopher Horn

Julia Katharina Horn

Nina Charlotte Horn