Bachelor of Science in Medicine, University Göttingen, Germany, 1974. Doctor of Medicine summa cum laude, University Göttingen, Germany, 1975. Habilitation in clinical biochemistry, Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1985.
Postdoctoral research associate Yale University, New Haven, 1975-1980. Member faculty Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1980, director clinical research group cardiovascular medicine New Haven, Germany, 1989-1995. Acting director Research Institute Molecular Microbiology, Berlin, Germany, 1995-1996.
Founding member coordinator Interdisciplinary Center Clinical Research Universität Würzburg, Germany, since 1996. Clinical laboratory manager Universität Würzburg Medical Clinic, 1985-1989, professor clinical biochemistry, since 1991. Founding co-member Center for Clinical Research, Würzburg, since 1996.
Member Society Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, German Society Pharmacology and Toxicology, German Society Thrombosis and Haemostasis, American Heart Association (section arteriosclerosis, thrombosis and vascular biology), International Society Thrombosis and Haemostasis, German Society Internal Medicine, European Society Clinical Investigation, German Society Cardiology, German Society Cell Biology, German Society Laboratory Medicine.
Married Suzanne M. Lohmann, February 1982.