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medical anthropologist , Public health educator

Rolf Lorenz Wirsing, German public health educator, medical anthropologist. Member American Anthropological Association.

Background

Wirsing, Rolf Lorenz was born on December 2, 1942 in Chemnitz, Germany.

Education

Graduate, Engineering School, Berlin, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1974. Master in Public Health, University California, Berkeley, 1981.

Postgraduate studies with private docent, University Leipzig, Germany, since 1990.

Career

Engineer Technology University Berlin, 1964-1965. Educator University Konstanz, Germany, 1973-1980. Research Gesellschaft fur Strahlen und Umweltforschung, Munich, Germany, 1981-1982.

Professor University Hamburg, Germany, 1987-1992, Hochschule fur Technik, Wirtschaft und Sozialwesen, Görlitz, Germany, since 1993. Visiting professor Instituto Venezolano de Investigaciones Cientificas, Caracas, Venezuela, 1977, 80, Federal University Rio de Janeiro, 1999. Post doctoral fellow University California, Berkeley, 1978, University California San Francisco, 1983-1984.

Field researcher, Feke, Turkey, 1984-1985. National coordinator Research on Children with Asthma, 1995-1999.

Membership

Member American Anthropological Association.

Connections

1 child, Mara.

child:
Mara Wirsing