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Dermatologist , radiobiologist

Ralf Uwe Peter, German Dermatologist, radiobiologist. Lieutenant colonel Army, since 1979. Member Radiation Research Society, European Society Dermatological Research, European Society Pigment Cell Reserve (treasurer), American Society Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, National Liberal Club, Lions Club (London).


Peter, Ralf Uwe was born on February 10, 1959 in Dillenburg, Germany. Son of Friedrich Werner and Marianne Christa (Geier) Peter.


Abitur, Wilhelm-von-Oranien, Dillenburg, 1978. Doctor of Medicine, University Giessen, Germany, 1984. Doctor of Medicine, University Giessen, Germany, 1986.


Resident in dermatology, surgery Federal Armed Forces Hospital, Giessen, Germany, 1984-1986. Chief medical unit artillery battalion German Army, 1986-1987. Principal, investigator Institute Radiobiology Federal Armed Forces Medical Academy, Munich, 1987-1988.

Resident in dermatology, allergy University Munich, 1989-1992, consultant department dermatology, 1992-1996. Professor and chairman department dermatology University Ulm and Armed Forces Hospital, Germany, 1997—2002. Director Hospital and Clinical for Vascular Surgery and Dermatology, Blaustein, Germany, since 2002.

Consultant habilitation University Munich, 1996.


  • Other Work

    • Author: (with R.U. Peter and G. Plewig) Radiation Therapy of Dermatologic Diseases, 1996, (with hockey club Korting, P. Gottlober, M. Schmidt) An Atlas of Ultrasound in Dermatology, 1999. Editor-in-chief Journal Wound Healing, since 2000. Associate editor Pigment Cell Research, 1995-1999.


Lieutenant colonel Army, 1979-1999, colonel Army, since 1999. Member of American Society Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology, German Society Wound Healing (president 1999—2000, vice president 2003-2005, senator since 2005), European Society Pigment Cell Research, European Society Dermatological Research (treasurer), Radiation Research Society, Lions Club Ulm (vice president 2005-2006, president 2006-2007).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: double bass, guitar, classical, jazz.


Married Anette Hanne Niepoth, October 26, 1984. Children: Manuel, Leon, Elena.

Friedrich Werner Peter

Marianne Christa (Geier) Peter

Anette Hanne Niepoth

Leon Peter

Elena Peter

Manuel Peter