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Prof. Dr. med. Hans-Ulrich Häring

Head of the IVth Medical Department, University of Tübingen Chair of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetology, Vascular Medicine, Nephrology and Clinical Chemistry

Education

  • 1978
    MD thesis, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, München MD degree obtained in 1976, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, München
  • 1986
    "Habilitation" thesis, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, München
  • 1992
    Professor of Internal Medicine, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, München

Professional appointments

  • 1977-1981
    Institute of Diabetes Research, Munich
  • 1982-1983
    Post doctoral fellowship at the Joslin Diabetes
    Research Laboratories, Harvard Medical School, Boston
  • 1983-1996
    Head of the Clinical Experimental Department, Institute for
    Diabetes Research and Oberarzt, IIIrd Medical Department of the Schwabing City Hospital
  • 1996-
    Head of the IVth Medical Department, University of Tübingen
    Chair of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetology, Vascular Medicine, Nephrology and Clinical Chemistry

Memberships

Deutsche Diabetes Gesellschaft
European Association for the Study of Diabetes
American Diabetes Association

Awards

  • 1986 Bertram price of the German Association for Diabetes research
  • 1989 Oskar Minkowski award, European Association for the Study of Diabetes
  • 2008 Paul Langerhans award of the German Diabetes Association

Research Fields and Activities

Pathophysiology of type 2 diabetes and its complication and obesity using in-vitro, animal in-vivo and human studies