Biography

Dr. Nikolaus Haas

Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics

Germany

33 years of experience

Specialty

Specialties:

Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics

Subspecialties:

Interventional Cardiology, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Heart Transplant, Assist Device Management

Procedures performed:

All Intensive Care Procedures, All Interventions in Congenital Heart Defects

Work Experience

Director, Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Intensive Care; Full Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology and Paediatric Intensive Care

Ludwig Maximillian’s University (LMU) Munich

Munich, Germany.

from 2015

Deputy Director, Department of Congenital Heart Defects; Director, Catheterization Laboratory; Interventional Cardiology; Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care

Heart and Diabetes Centre

North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany.

2006 - 2015

Director, Paediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit

The Prince Charles Hospital

Brisbane, Australia.

2002 - 2006

Consultant, Paediatric Cardiology and Paediatric Intensive Care, Adults with Congenital Heart Defects

Olgahospital Stuttgart

Stuttgart, Germany.

2000 - 2002

Specialist Registrar

Intensive Care Unit, Royal Childrens Hospital

Melbourne, Australia.

1999 - 2000

Chief Registrar, Paediatric Cardiology, Paediatric Cardiac Intensive Care and Cardiac Cath Lab, Adults with Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatrics

German Heart Center Berlin

Berlin, Germany.

1997 - 1999

Registrar, Paediatric Cardiology, Paediatric Cardiac Intensive Care, Cath - Lab, Outpatient Department and Intermediate Care Adults with Congenital Heart defects, Paediatrics

German Heart Center Berlin

Berlin, Germany.

1994 - 1996

Registrar, Neonatology and Pediatric Intensive Care

Mannheim University Teaching Hospital

Mannheim, Germany.

1992 - 1993

Senior House Officer and Junior Registrar, General Paediatrics

Mannheim University Teaching Hospital

Mannheim, Germany.

1991 - 1992

Senior House Officer, General Paediatrics

Mannheim University Teaching Hospital

Mannheim, Germany.

1990 - 1991

Junior House Officer

Mannheim University; University of California

Mannheim, Germany and Los Angeles, CA, United States.

1989 - 1990

Biography

Dr. Nikolaus Haas is specialized in Pediatrics and Pediatric Cardiology. He is an expert in congenital heart defects, pediatric intensive care, adults with congenital heart defects, and treatments of heart disease by means of cardiac catheter interventions (interventional pediatric cardiology).

Dr. Haas completed his medical studies at the Universities of Heidelberg and Mannheim and the University of California, Los Angeles. He was the Director of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at the Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane, Australia, and an Associate Professor at the University of Queensland. From 2006 to 2015, he was the Deputy Director at the Department of Congenital Heart Defects, the Director of Catheterization Laboratory, Interventional Cardiologist, and a Consultant in Paediatric Intensive Care at Heart and Diabetes Centre. Since 2015, he has been a Full Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology, and Paediatric Intensive Care at Ludwig Maximillian’s University (LMU) Munich. He is also the Director of the Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Intensive care there.

Dr. Haas is the President of the German Society for Pediatric Cardiology and the German Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Disease. He is an author of many scientific textbooks and books including German Textbook for Pediatric Cardiology, English and Chinese Textbook for Pediatric Cardiology, German Textbook for Echocardiography, and German Textbook on ventilation of children. He is also involved with training in cardiac catheterization techniques and pediatric intensive care.

Education

Studies of Clinical Medicine, University of Mannheim

1989

Studies in Preclinical Sciences, University of Heidelberg

1986

Awards

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Affiliations

President, German Society for Pediatric Cardiology (2022 – 2024)

President, German Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Disease (2020-2022)

President, German Society for Pediatric Cardiology (2018-2020)

Member of the Guideline Committee, German Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Disease

German Association for Pediatrics

German Association for Intensive Care

European Association for Pediatric Cardiology

Indian Association for Pediatric Cardiology

Italian Society for Pediatric Cardiology

Publications

Dr. Nikolaus Haas has more than 220 publications.