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educator , gynecologist , Obstetrician

Wolfgang Holzgreve, German obstetrician, gynecologist, educator. Certified Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, United States, 1979; certified in medicine. Recipient numerous awards.

Background

Holzgreve, Wolfgang was born on October 15, 1955 in Körbecke-Möhnesee, Germany. Son of Ferdinand and Anna (Heuschäfer) Holzgreve.

Education

Master of Science, University California, Berkeley, 1976. Doctor of Medicine, University Muenster, 1979. Doctor of Medicine (honorary), Medical University Debrecen, Hungary, 1994.

Career

Resident obstetrics-gynecology University Muenster, 1978-1982. Postdoctoral fellow University California, San Francisco, 1982-1984. Staff physician University Muenster, 1984-1986, oberarzt, privatdozent, 1986-1987, professor obstetrics-gynecology, 1987-1995.

Chairman department obstetrics-gynecology University Basel, Switzerland, since 1995. Au Boon Hau visiting professor, Hong Kong, 1996.

Achievements

  • Certified Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, United States, 1979. Certified in medicine.

Membership

Fellow Royal College Obstetrics and Gynaecology (president). Member German Society Prenatal Medicine (president since 1996, Maternité prize 1993), German Society Ob-Gyn. (board member since 1995), International Society "Fetus as a Patient" (board member since 1996, president), International Society Ultrasound in Ob-Gyn.

(board member since 1994), International Fetoscopy Group, Society Gynecologic Investigation, Society Perinatal Obstetricians, Europe Society Perinatal Medical (board member 1998), Sorweizerische Chefaerztekenferent (board member since 1998), Rotary (Basel).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, skiing.

Connections

Married Brigitte Flick, May, 1982. Children: Julia, Caroline.

father:
Ferdinand Holzgreve

mother:
Anna (Heuschäfer) Holzgreve

spouse:
Brigitte Flick

children:
Julia Holzgreve

Caroline Holzgreve