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geneticist

Regine Christiane Witkowski, German geneticist. Decorated Bundesverdienstkreuz (Germany). Fellow Royal Society Medicine; member New York Academy of Sciences, Hungarian Society Human Genetics.

Background

Witkowski, Regine Christiane was born on July 12, 1934 in Chemnitz, Germany.

Education

Doctor rerum naturalium, Humboldt-University, 1961.

Career

Scientific assistant, resident, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University, Greifswald, 1958-1960; postdoctoral, Humboldt-University, Berlin, 1961-1974; senior assistant, Humboldt-University, Berlin, 1974-1976; head of department, Humboldt-University, Berlin, 1976-1988; director, Institute of Medical Genetics, Humboldt Medical School, Berlin, since 1988.

Membership

Fellow Royal Society Medicine. Member New York Academy of Sciences, Hungarian Society Human Genetics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Roman architecture, ornithology, botanics.

Connections

Daughter of Erhard Alexander and Käthe (Lang) Kasten. Divorced; children: Susanne, Katharina.

father:
Erhard Alexander Kasten

mother:
Käthe (Lang) Kasten

child:
Susanne Witkowski

child:
Katharina Witkowski