Biography

Dr. Dieter Hoelzer

Hematology, Hematology and Oncology

Germany

50 years of experience

Specialty

Specialties:

Hematology, Hematology and Oncology

Subspecialties:

Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Procedures performed:

Work Experience

Director

Onkologikum

Frankfurt, Germany.

from 2007

Professor of Internal Medicine

University of Frankfurt

Frankfurt, Germany.

1984 - 2007

Head

Department for Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases, University of Frankfurt

Frankfurt, Germany.

1984 - 2007

Resident, Hematology and Oncology

Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulm

Ulm, Germany.

1974 - 1984

Associate Professor, Internal Medicine

Department of Internal Medicine (Hematology and Oncology), University of Ulm

Ulm, Germany.

1980 - 1984

Fellowship, Hematology

Kanematsu Memorial Institute

Sydney, Australia.

1975 - 1975

Research Assistant

Department of Clinical Physiology, University of Ulm

Ulm, Germany.

1969 - 1974

Fellowship

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Long Island, USA.

1972 - 1972

Biography

Dr. Dieter Hoelzer is a Hematologist/Oncologist and a former Professor of Internal Medicine and a Head of the Department for Hematology/Oncology, Rheumatology, Infectious Diseases at the University of Frankfurt, Germany. He also founded the ONKOLOGIKUM where he is currently the Director.

Dr. Hoelzer was one of the five founding members and President of the European Hematology Association (EHA). He is also the former Vice President of the European Society for Clinical Investigation, President of the South-German Hemoblastis Group, and Vice President of the European School of Hematology.

Dr. Hoelzer is the recipient of many awards such as the Johann-Georg- Zimmermann-Price, the San Salvatore Award, and the European Leukemia Network Merit Award and is an honorary member of the Hematological Societies of Austria, Hungary, and Germany.

Education

PhD, Internal Medicine

1979

PhD, Clinical Physiology, Experimental Hematology and Oncology, University of Ulm

1973

MD, Universities of Münster, München and Freiburg

1964

Awards

Doctor honoris causa, Pavlov First Saint Petersburg State Medical University

2019

Honorary Member of the German Society of Internal Medicine

2014

Doctor honoris causa, University of Athens

2010

Honorary Member of the German Society for Hematology and Oncology

2008

San Salvatore Award for Cancer Research and Cancer Therapy

1998

Deutsche Krebshilfe Award for Cancer Research

1998

Johann Georg Zimmermann Prize for Cancer Research

1997

Award of the German Cancer Society, New findings concerning the therapy of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in adults

1989

Arthur Pappenheim Prize of the German Society for Hematology, Experimental investigations on the development of bone marrow hemopoiesis

1976

Wilhelm Warner Award for Cancer Research

Honorary Member, Hungarian Association of Haematology

Honorary Member, Austrian Association of Haematology and Oncology

Grand Cross of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Honorary Member Polish Society for Hematology and Transfusion Medicine

Affiliations

President, Society of Hematology/Oncology (SOHO) (2015 - 2016)

President, European Haematology Association (2001-2003)

Vice-President, European School of Haematology

American Society of Hematology

President, South-German Hemoblastosis Group (1979-1986)

Founding member, European Haematology Association

Vice-President, European Society for Clinical Investigation (1975-1978)

Publications

More than 800 peer reviewed original articles