Prof. Dr. Hans-Reiner Figulla
 

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Scientific Career

Since 2015         Director emeritus of the Department for Cardiology, Friedrich- Schiller-University Jena, Germany.

1997 – 2015        Elected Full Professor and Director of the Department for Cardiology, Friedrich- Schiller-University Jena, Germany.

1988                     Associate Professor of the Department of Cardiology, University Hospital Göttingen, Germany.

1988                   “Habilitation” and Faculty Member of the University Hospital Göttingen, Germany 1986 – 1988 – Subspecialization for Cardiology.

1980 – 1986         Residency for Internal Medicine at the University Hospital of Göttingen, Germany.

1978 – 1980         Scientist at the Max-Planck-Institute for System-Physiology  in Dortmund, Germany

1977                     Medical Internship at the St. Mary’s Health Center, St. Louis, USA

1976                     Thesis at the Institute of Physiology at the University of Freiburg (Prof. Fleckenstein) 1971 – 1976 –  Medical School in Munich and Freiburg/Brsg., Germany.

 

Honours and Awards

2012                     Focus Benchmarking: One of the 10 most respected Cardiologists in Germany 2011 – Sven-Effert-Price of the German Society for Cardiology

2008                    BMBF – Nomination for the German Future Award 2008

 

Industrial Experience

2009                    Co-founder of AVIDAL Vascular GmbH (Drug eluting balloons)

2006                    Co-founder of Occlutech GmbH (Cardiac Occluders)

2006                    Co-founder of JenaValve Technology GmbH (percutaneous heart valves)

 

Patents        

60 patents in the field of interventional cardiology.

 

Literature    

Approx. 500 papers (according to PubMed), 2 books, 28 book chapters.