Location

  1. Minnesota

Departments

  1. Oncology

Education

  1. Medical School - 11/1989 Dissertation thesis: ""Experiments on the Active Specific Immunotherapy of Renal Cell Carcinoma"" Ruhr-Universitat Bochum
  2. Resident - Internal Medicine West-German Tumorcenter, University of Essen
  3. Resident Institute of Pathology, University of Essen
  4. Resident - Internal Medicine Department of Internal Medicine, University of Bochum
  5. Post-doctoral Fellowship Department of Hematology-Oncology, University of Bochum
  6. Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - (P.D. McCrea, Ph.D.). Project aimed to address the effect of kinase mediated signaling on the actin cytoskeleton and phenotypic properties of cancer cells. Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center

Certifications

  1. United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE)
  2. German Board of Hematology/Oncology
  3. Hematology and Oncology, European Society of Medical Oncology
  4. Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG)

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Oncology

Interests

  • Gastrointestinal cancers: colorectal cancer
  • Breast cancer
  • Gynecological cancers
  • Endocrine tumors

Research

See a description of research activities.