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University Medical Center Groningen

prof. dr. T.W.L. Scheeren

Professor in Anesthesiology
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Thomas W.L. Scheeren


Title, name                Prof. Dr. Thomas W.L. Scheeren  

Date of birth              December 30th, 1961

Place of birth             Meschede, Germany

Address                      Department of Anaesthesiology, Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, University of Groningen, Hanzeplein 1, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands

Telephone No.           #31 50 361 6161


Education (University, degree, doctorate and further graduations)

1982-1988                   Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

June 1988                    Final State Examination

July 1988                     Approbation as Medical Doctor (MD)

1989                            Promotion (Doctoral Thesis)

1995                                           Speciality in Anaesthesiology

1999                                           Habilitation, Associate Professor (Privat-Dozent)

2002                            Speciality in Emergency Medicine

2003                            Speciality in Intensive Care Medicine

2004                            Full Professor

Previous employment

1988-1996                   Department of Clinical Anaesthesiology, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

1996-1999                   Institute of Experimental Anaesthesiology, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

1999-2004                   Department of Clinical Anaesthesiology, Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany

2004-2009                   Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital Rostock, Germany

1.1.2010-present          Department of Anaesthesiology, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands: Head Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Fields of study           Metabolism and Circulation (Funding by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft)

                                    Hemodynamic Monitoring

                                    Microcirculation and tissue oxygenation

Membership of scientific societies

                                    German Society of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (DGAI)

                                   European Society of Anaesthesiologists (ESA)

                                    European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (ESICM)

                                    German Sepsis Society (DSG)

                                    International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS)

                                    Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists (SCA)

                                    Dutch Society of Anesthesiology (NVA)

                                    American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA)

Other Activities

Since 1999                           reviewer for many scientific Journals such as "Intensive Care Medicine", "Critical Care Medicine" and "British Journal of Anaesthesia".

Since 2013               Editorial Board Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing

Since 2014               Deputy Section Cardiovascular Dynamics of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine

Last modified:28 November 2014 11.56 a.m.

Contact information

Antonius Deusinglaan 1
9713 AV Groningen
The Netherlands


Job title:
Hoogleraar Anesthesiologie

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