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physiologist

Wolfgang Kuschinsky, Czech physiologist. Recipient Hugo-Spatz award German Neurological Society, 1986, Willy-Pitzer award Willy-Pitzer Foundation, 1987. Member Rotary, German Physiological Society (secretary 1991-1994), International Society Cerebral Blood Flow Metabolism (director 1985-1989, 93-97, treasurer, since 2002), Gesellschaft Gesundheit und Forschung (chairman since 1996).

Background

Kuschinsky, Wolfgang was born on March 15, 1944 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Son of Gustav and Ingeborg (Stoehr) Kuschinsky.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1967.

Career

Research fellow University Munich, 1968-1974, privatdozent, 1974-1980, professor, 1980-1982. Research fellow National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, 1979-1980. Professor University Bonn, Germany, 1982-1989.

Professor, chairman University Heidelberg, since 1989.

Membership

Member Rotary, German Physiological Society (secretary 1991-1994), International Society Cerebral Blood Flow Metabolism (director 1985-1989, 93-97, treasurer, since 2002), Gesellschaft Gesundheit und Forschung (chairman since 1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music.

Connections

Married Beate Bangerter, 1972. Children: Niels, Anja.

father:
Gustav Kuschinsky

mother:
Ingeborg (Stoehr) Kuschinsky

spouse:
Beate Bangerter

child:
Anja Kuschinsky

child:
Niels Kuschinsky