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Thomas Krieg

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 Cell Genetics, Stockholm, 1979. Residency dermatology Ludwigs-Maximilians University, Munich, 1980—1984.

Associate professor department dermatology Ludwig-Maximilians University, 1986—1991. Visiting scientist Laboratory Carcinogenesis and Tumor Promotion, National Center Cancer Institute and Dermatology National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1984—1985. Director, chairman department dermatology University Cologne, Germany, since 1991, director Center Molecular Medicine, 1995—2002, vice rector research, since 2001.

Membership

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

Connections

father:
Jurgen Krieg

mother:
Ursula (Rusch) Krieg