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dermatologist , researcher

Thomas Krieg, German dermatologist, researcher. Recipient Doctor Heinz Karger Preis award, 1977, Gottron Just Preis award, 1978, Otto-Hahn Medaille of Max-Planck Society, 1979, Bill Reed award ESDR, 1982, Max-Planck Research Preis of A.V. Humboldt Society, 1991. Member Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, Medical Beirat des Deutschen Krebsbilfe.

Background

Krieg, Thomas was born on June 17, 1949 in Buderich, Germany. Son of Jurgen and Ursula (Rusch) Krieg.

Education

Dr honoris causa, Semmelweis University, Budapest, 1999.

Career

Research assistant department connective tissue, Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry, Martinsried, Germany, 1975-1979; postdoctoral training, Institute for Cell Genetics, Stockholm, Sweden, 1979; residency in dermatology, Ludwigs-Maximilians University, Munich, 1980-1984; professor, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, 1984; associate professor department dermatology, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, 1986-1991; director, department chairman dermatology, University Cologne, Cologne, Germany, since 1991; director, Center for Molecular Medicine University Cologne, since 1995. Visiting scientist Lab of Carcinogenesis and Tumor Promotion, Laboratory Dermatology National Center Cancer Institute and Dermatology National Institute Health, Bethesda, Maryland., 1984-1985.

Membership

Member Deutsche Akademie der Naturforscher Leopoldina, Medical Beirat des Deutschen Krebsbilfe.

Connections

father:
Jurgen Krieg

mother:
Ursula (Rusch) Krieg