Helmut Schiffl graduated from the University of Munich, Munich, Germany. He received his clinical training at the Universities of Zurich, Bern (Switzerland), Freiburg im Breisgau (Germany), and Munich. He was appointed a Professor of internal medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich, Germany in 1995. Currently, he is the Head of the KfH Renal Centre Munich-Laim which is affiliated with the University Hospital and two other hospitals in Munich. Professor Schiffl is a Member of the International Society of Nephrology, the German Society of Nephrology, and the German Society of Hypertension. He is a former Member of the Editorial Board of Nephron. His research activities include hypertension, acute renal failure and renal replacement therapy. He has published more than 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals.
Biography Updated on 3 May 2011