Hagen Sandholzer

Leipzig Medical School, Leipzig, Germany

User Biography : Prof Hagen Sandholzer Prof. Sandholzer is the first director of the Department of General Practice in Leipzig, which was founded in 1999. Leipzig itself is one of the oldest Universities in Germany. The focus of the research Department is Psychotherapy, Rural Medicine and Geriatrics, but many other research areas such as Epidemiology, Quality assurance, professional Education and recruitment of doctors for general practice are covered as well. Academic Achievment: 1982 Graduation, 1989 M.D., University of Heidelberg, at SFM 116 Psychiatric Epidemiology WHO coll. Center for Mental Health. 1999 Ph.D, Hanover Medical School Licensure: State of Germany, Medical License, 1982. Bavarian Association of Physicians, Specialist in Anesthesiology, 1988 Lower- Saxon Association of Physicians, Specialist in Family Medicine, 1997, Saxon Association of Physicians, Specialist in General Internal Medicine. Other certified subqualifications in Accident and Emercency Care, Radiology, Short Psychotherapy, Clinical Chemistry and Pharmaceutics. Selected Books in German: ICPC Based Practice trainer, Schattauer, 2006, 2012. In English: Step Report. Royal College of General Practitioners, Occational Paper 2002 (short version). International Cooperations: eg Tipping the Balance Towards Primary Care, Step Project, Health Indicators from Primary Care. EGPRN: past German National Representative European General Practice Research Network, past member Research Committee. Grants und Funds : German Ministry of Heath, European commison and others (2.2 Mill DM). Publications: some 68 Pubmed listed international papers, some 1000 national and international CME articles, abstracts, Books and other published material. Several Awards in Scientific contests for papers and presentations. Most important educational work: Didactic Guidelines for General Practioner Education in Germany (Kursbuch Allgemeinmedizin, Bundesärztekammer) Web site: http://www.uni-leipzig.de/~allgmed/

Biography Updated on 30 April 2013

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