CV

Curriculum Vitae

School

1986 – 1999
Primary School and Gymnasium
Walter-Felsenstein-Gymnasium, Berlin
18.06.1999 Secondary School Leaving Examination

Military Duty

1999 – 2000
Infantry, Berlin

Study

2000 – 2006
Study of Human Medicine, Humboldt University Berlin

2003 – 2005
Fellowship in Charité – Berlin University of Medicine, Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery

Exams

05.09.2002
Preliminary Examination

28.08.2003
I. State Exam

26.09.2005
II. State Exam

19.10.2006
III. State Exam

20.10.2006
License to practice medicine

Doctoral dissertation

23.03.2007
"Doctor thesis- Influence of an AT1-Antagonist (Eprosartan) on the consequences of acute ischemia on the isolated, blood perfused swine heart", Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, Medicine Faculty, Charité – Berlin University of Medicine.

Postdoctoral research

16.07.2015
Venia legendi for Cardiac Surgery Theme: «Production of cardiovascular tissue from decellularized material», Department of Cardiac Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg.

Professional activity

01.12.2006 – 31.08.2009
Employment as a researcher and resident in Clinic for Cardiovascular Surgery, Charité – Berlin University of Medicine.

01.09.2009
Employment as a researcher and resident in Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg.

01.01.2010
Full contract physician, German Organ Transplantation Foundation.

13.05.2013
Cardiac surgeon, Medical Association Nordbaden.

27.08.2013
Registered with a licence to practise, General Medical Council, United Kingdom

01.10.2013 – 30.09.2014
Specialist Registrar, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust, Department of Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support, London, United Kingdom

since February 2014
Leading Surgeon for Thoracic Organ Retrievals, Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust.

01.10.2014
Senior Physician, Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Heart Center Ruprecht-Karls-University, Heidelberg.

01.09.2016 – 26.01.2017
Deputy Medical Director and Leading Senior Physician, Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg.

27.01.2017 – 31.03.2017
Acting Director, Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg.

01.04.2017
Deputy Medical Director and Leading Senior Physician, Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Carl von Ossietzky University, Oldenburg.

Awards

Ernst-Derra Prize 2017
from the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Travel Grant 2017
from the Japanese Surgical Society.

St. Jude Medical Prize 2015
from the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

Travel Grant 2015
from the Japanese Surgical Society.

Travel Grant 2014
from the Japanese Surgical Society.

Vascular Surgery Research Prize 2014
from the German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.

 

Ernst Derra Preis 2017

Education/Teaching

10/2012
Teachers training (DOS 1), Faculty for General Medicine, Heidelberg

03/2013
Teachers training (DOS 2), Faculty for General Medicine, Heidelberg

06/2013
Teachers training (DOS 3), Faculty for General Medicine, Heidelberg

11/2013
Baden-Wuerttemberg Certificate for University Teaching

 

Functions

Leading Senior Physician and Deputy Medical Director Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, University Hospital Oldenburg.

Deputy Leader for Clinical Studies in Clinic for Cardiac Surgery, Ruprecht-Karls-University, 2010–2016.

 

Dr-med-Alexander-Weymann114308.0.html) / Leader of Progect Group "Whole Heart Tissue Engineering and Advanced Cell Technologies"

Invited Lecturer Semmelweis University, Budapest, Ungarn und Kansai Medical University, Osaka, Japan