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University Medical Center Groningen

prof. dr. B.N.M. Sinha

Professor of Medical Microbiology - Microbial Pathogenesis and Therapy

1985-92       Medical School, Ludwig Maximilians University, LMU, Munich, Germany

1990            Research Project and Clinical Grand Rounds, Prof. C.A. Dinarello, Division of Infectious Diseases and
                   Geographic Medicine, New England Medical Center, Tufts University, Boston, MA, USA

1991-92      Final Year Rotations:
                  Pediatrics (Mater Children’s Hospital and Royal Children’s Hospital, University of Queensland, Brisbane,
                  Queensland, Australia); 
                  Internal Medicine and Surgery (University Hospital, LMU, Munich)

22.6.1992     Final Exams and Preliminary Medical License to Practice (Vorläufige Approbation)

1992-94       Internship (Arzt im Praktikum), Internal Medicine, University Hospital, LMU, Munich

1993            Course "Emergency Medicine": complete block (Step A-D)

1.3.1994       Medical License to Practice (Approbation)

17.11.1994   Doctorate (Doctor medicinae, magna cum laude) Experimental Thesis,
                   Prof. Dr. med. S. Endres, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, LMU, Munich

1994-95       Residency, Internal Medicine (incl. On Call Service for Tropical Medicine; nights and weekends),
                   Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, LMU, Munich

1995-2000   Scholarship and Residency (DKFZ Program: Biology of Infection),
                   Prof. Dr. med. K.-H. Krause/Prof. Dr. D. P. Lew, Division of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital
                   of Geneva, Switzerland;
                   and Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital Münster (UKM), Germany

1996             Diploma „Medical Biology“ (PhD Program), Faculty of Science and Faculty of Medicine,
                    University of Geneva, Switzerland

2000-07        Fellowship Medical Microbiology, Consultations Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine/
                    Vaccination Outpatient Clinics, Institute of Medical Microbiology, UKM

2001            Certificates „Teacher Training“ (Medical Didactics) and „PBL Tutor“ (Problem-based Learning),
                   Faculty of Medicine, Westfalian Wilhelms University (WWU) Münster

20.7.2004     Professorial Dissertation „Habilitation“ (Venia legendi: Medical Microbiology)
                   Faculty of Medicine, WWU, Münster

9.9.2004      Doctorate (Docteur ès sciences mention biologique, thesis award) Prof. Dr. P. Spierer,
                   Prof. Dr. K.-H. Krause/Prof. Dr. D. P. Lew, Faculty of Science, University of Geneva

2004-07       Physician in Charge: Travel Medicine/Vaccination Clinics
                   Coordinator: Teaching, Institute of Medical Microbiology, UKM

16.4.2005    Board Specialty Certification: Medical Microbiology, Westfalian Medical Association
                  on behalf of the German Medical Association

25.5.2005     Certificate „Infectious Diseases“, German Society for Infectious Diseases

2007-12       AssociateProfessor for Clinical Microbiology/Infectious Diseases (W2-Professor), and
                   Attending Physician (Oberarzt),Institute for Hygiene and Microbiology, University of Würzburg, Germany

1.3.12          Appointment as Senior Consultant Medical Microbiology, and
From 2012   Head Innovation Laboratory, Department Coordinator Automation; Department of Medical Microbiology
                  and Infection Prevention, University Medical Center Groningen and University of Groningen, NL

1.4.14         Appointment as Professor for Medical Microbiology – Microbial Pathogenesis and Therapy;
                  University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Last modified:15 May 2019 10.31 a.m.

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Antonius Deusinglaan 1
9713 AV Groningen
The Netherlands