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physician , Virologist

Ruediger Walther Braun, German physician, virologist. Major Germany Army, 1980-1981, Koblenz. Major German Army, 1980-1981, Koblenz. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Virology (board directors 1990-1993), German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Background

Braun, Ruediger Walther was born on March 24, 1954 in Baden-Baden, Germany. Son of Volker Burkhard and Irene Christine (Hetzel) Braun.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1979. Doctor Medical, Ruprecht-Karls University, Heidelberg, 1979. Habilitation, Ruprecht-Karls University, Heidelberg, 1985.

Career

Scientist German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, 1979-1985. Professor virology Ruprecht-Karls University, 1986-1990. Head Institute of Virology/Bayer AG, Wuppertal, Germany, 1990-1993.

Director research Bayer Yakuhin Ltd., Osaka, Japan, 1993-1996. Managing partner medical laboratory Stuttgart, Germany, since 1996. Visiting scientist Emory University, Atlanta, 1984.

Consultant in pharmaceutical business, 1987-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Intervirology Journal, since 1993, Clinical Laboratory Journal, since 1987, European Microbiology Journal, since 1992, Infection Journal, since 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Major German Army, 1980-1981, Koblenz. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Society Virology (board directors 1990-1993), German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology, New York Academy of Sciences.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, squash, skiing, golf.

Connections

Married Monika Peter, September 11, 1992. 2 children.

father:
Volker Burkhard Braun

mother:
Irene Christine (Hetzel) Braun

spouse:
Monika Peter