Ludwig Kiesel obtained both an M.D. degree and a Ph.D. degree. He is Chairman at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, University of Mü nster , Mü nster, Germany. Dr. Kiesel studied at the Medical Faculty of Heidelberg, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg, Germany, and the Royal Free Hospital Medical School, University College London, London, UK. He earned a Fellowship from the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md, USA. Dr. Kiesel is President of the German Menopause Society and of the German Endometriosis Research Foundation. He is Member of the Board of the German Society of Gynaecological Endocrinology and the German Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Dr. Kiesel has received awards for his research from the German Society of Research on Endometriosis, the German Society of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, the National Institutes of Health, the German Endocrine Society, and the Japanese Society of Pharmacology. His research interests focus on stem cells and endocrine treatment in breast cancer and endometriosis and infertility and in vitro fertilization. He has performed a number of clinical trials in the fields of oncology and endocrinology. Dr. Kiesel is a prolific contributor to a wide range of scholarly journals and has contributed to a number of book chapters. He has been a presenter at many international meetings and congresses. He is Member of the Editorial Boards of Gynecology Spektrum, Endocrine, Gynecological Endocrinology, Journal of Endometriosis, Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde, and Breast Care. He also serves as a Referee for Endocrine Reviews, Neuroendocrinology, Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology, Human Reproduction, Journal of Physiology, European Journal of Endocrinology, and the Israeli Academy of Sciences.
Biography Updated on 1 December 2010