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professional , Neuroscientist

Walter Laurentius Widdig, German neuroscientist, speech pathology/audiology services professional. Achievements include invention of online therapy of cortical blindness.

Background

Widdig, Walter Laurentius was born on August 7, 1949 in Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westfalia, Germany. Son of Johann Widdig and Elisabeth Widdig-Bierganns.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Cologne, Paris, 1981.

Career

Grammar school teacher Bergisch Gladbach High School, Cologne, 1981—1985. Science assistant University Cologne, 1984—1989. Head laboratory neuropsychology and linguistics Ruhr University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Bochum, Germany, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include invention of online therapy of cortical blindness.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Connections

Married Ploni van der Stoep, July 22, 1953. Children: Esther Christine, Anne-Martine, Jan-David.

father:
Johann Widdig

mother:
Elisabeth Widdig-Bierganns

spouse:
Ploni van der Stoep

children:
Anne-Martine Widdig

Jan-David Widdig

Esther Christine Widdig