Biography

Dr. Arnold Ganser

Hematology and Oncology

Germany

43 years of experience

Specialty

Specialties:

Hematology and Oncology

Subspecialties:

Procedures performed:

Work Experience

Director, Full Professor of Medicine

Department of Hematology, Hemostasis, Oncology and Stem Cell Transplantation, Hannover Medical School

Hannover, Germany.

from 1995

Research Assistant, Fellow

Department of Hematology/Oncology, Goethe University Frankfurt

Frankfurt, Germany.

1984 - 1995

Research Assistant

Department of Internal Medicine III, University of Ulm

Ulm, Germany.

1982 - 1984

Research Assistant

Department of Clinical Physiology, University of Ulm

Ulm, Germany.

1981 - 1982

Registrar

Department of Surgery, Bundeswehr Central Hospital

Koblenz, Germany.

1979 - 1981

Biography

Dr. Arnold Ganser is a German hematologist and a university professor. Since 1995 he has been the director of the Department for Haematology, Haemostaseology, Oncology, and Stem Cell Transplantation at Hannover Medical School.

Dr. Ganser has more than 800 original publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals on the myelodysplastic syndromes, acute leukemia, aplastic anemia, stem cell transplantation, use of hematopoietic growth factors, alterations of hematopoiesis in AIDS. He reviews articles on the use of hematopoietic growth factors, supportive therapy, treatment of acute leukemia and myelodysplastic syndromes, and stem cell transplantation.

In 2014 he received a Scientific Award of Thomson Reuters “Highly Cited Researcher” (Top 1% in the field). Dr. Ganser is a Member of the Board of Directors of the German Leukemia Network, Editor-in-Chief of "Annals of Hematology," Member of the Editorial Board of the "International Journal of Hematology, International Councillor, and Member of the Executive Committee of the American Society of Hematology and a member of many other outstanding committees, study groups, and societies.

Education

MD, RWTH Aachen Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, School of Medicine

1979

Awards

Thomson Reuters “Highly Cited Researcher” (Top 1% in the field)

2014

Cooperation Award of Lower Saxony

2007

Cancer Award of the Cancer Society of Hessen

1992

Dr. Paul und Cilli Weil-Prize of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main

1990

Arthur-Pappenheim-Prize of the German Society for Hematology and Oncology

1988

Scholar, German National Merit Foundation (1974-1979)

1974

Affiliations

Member of the Editorial Board of the "International Journal of Hematology"

Member of the Board of Directors of the German Leukemia Network

Editor-in-Chief of "Annals of Hematology"

Member of the Transfusion Committee of the Deutsche Bundesärztekammer

Co-Chairman of the German-Austrian Acute Myeloid Leukemia Study Group (AMLSG)

Co-Chair of the Consortium Acute Leukemia of the American Society ‘Society of Hematology

Member of the External Advisory Board of the Leukemia Section of the Swiss Cooperative Group of Cancer Research

Member of the committee “Early Detection of Cancer” of the German Cancer Aid

International Councillor and Member of the Executive Committee of the American Society of Hematology

American Society of Hematology

European Haematology Association

European Blood and Marrow Transplantation Group (EBMT)

International Association for Comparative Leukemia Research and Related Disorders

Working Group for Internal Oncology

Society for Thrombosis and Hemostasis Research

German Working Group for Bone Marrow and Blood Stem Cell Transplantation

German Society for Hematology and Oncology

German Society for Internal Medicine

German Society for Natural Scientists and Physicians

German Cancer Society

Publications

More than 800 original publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals