Helmut Acker

Universität Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Prof. Dr. med. Helmut Anton Josef Acker born 22.02.39 in Düren/NRW/FRG 1966-1968 Medical Assistance at the Departments of Surgery, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics, Urology, Public Health of the University of Freiburg/FRG and General Practice Dr.med. Danner Bad Krozingen/FRG Since 1968 scientific research fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Physiology, Dortmund/FRG 1975 Habilitation in Physiology at the Ruhr University Bochum/FRG Since1975 Head of the research unit “Optical System Physiology” at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Physiology Since 1975 Member of the Medical Faculty of the Ruhr University Bochum/FRG 1981 - 1985 Visiting Professor at the Department of Physiology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City/USA Since 1982 Adjunct Professor of Physiology at the Ruhr University Bochum/FRG 1986 Visiting Professor at the Department of Physiology, University of Wisconsin, Madison/USA 1987 – 1995 Secretary General of the International Society for Arterial Chemoreception (ISAC) 1989 - 1992 Visiting Professor at the Institute for Physiology, Chieti/Italy Since 1995 Consultant in Physiology February 2004 Emeritus Since 2004 Continuation of the research on Oxygen Sensing Physiology as guest scientist at the Institute of Physiology (Head Prof. Dr.med. Joachim Fandrey) of the University Duisburg-Essen/FRG Treatment of chronic stress patients with acupuncture at the General Practice Dr.med. Ehleben, Dortmund/FRG 2005-2008 Member of the Ethical Review Board of the Pulmotension Consortium Since 2007 Consultant in Acupuncture Since 2007 Member of the scientific board of the von Behring-Röntgen-Stiftung Marburg-Giessen/FRG Since 2008 Nomination as examiner for the first medical examination (physicum) Since 2010 Teaching assignment for Physiology at the Danube Private University Krems/Austria

Biography Updated on 28 September 2011

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