International Session(Lecture)4

H-J. Meyer
H-J. Meyer
Department of Surgery, Hannover University Secretary General, German Surgical Society
February 21, 1948Born in Hannover (Germany)
1966Gratuated from High School
1967 – 1972Medical education at the University of Munich
1972Doctor’s degree (Dr. med.)
1973 – 1980Scientific Assistant at the Department of Surgery, Medical University of Hannover, Division of Abdominal- and Transplantation Surgery (Head: Professor Dr. med. R. Pichlmayr)
1981Habilitation (Privatdozent)
1986Professor of Surgery
1988 – 1996Associate Professor (locum tenens of Professor Dr. med. R. Pichlmayr)
1996 – 2012Head of the Department of General- and Visceral Surgery Städtisches Klinikum Solingen Academic Teaching Hospital of the University of Cologne
November 2011Doctor honoris causa (Jagiellonian University Cracow)
Since August 1st, 2012Secretary General of the German Society of Surgery
Special interestsVisceral surgery, surgical oncology, multimodality treatment of malignant tumors, laser surgery, laparoscopic surgery