Prof. Matthias Gorenflo

Prof. Matthias Gorenflo

Medical Director of the Department of Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Diseases
at Heidelberg University Hospital






Professional Experience


















Pediatric Cardiology and Congenital Heart Diseases

English, German

1985 (33 years since graduation)

1979 – 1985 : Freiburg University Medical School, Germany.

Consultant and Head of Department,
Dept. Paed. Cardiology,
Univ. Children’s Hospital
Heidelberg, Germany
Lecturer: Paediatric Cardiology,
University of Heidelberg, Germany

1986 – 1987 : Assistant, Surgical Pathology.

1987 – 1988 : Junior House Officer, Cardiology.

1988 – 1994 : Junior and Senior House Officer, Paediatrics Kinderklinik der FU Berlin (Prof. H. Helge).

1994 : Research Fellow Institute of Child Health, London (Prof. S.G. Haworth).

1995 : Registrar, Dept. Congenital Heart Disease, German Heart Center Berlin, Germany.

1995 – 2008 : Registrar and Senior Registrar Dept. Paed. Cardiology, Univ. Med. Ctr. Heidelberg, Germany.

2000 : Senior Registrar (“Oberarzt”).

2008 – 2010 : Consultant – Paediatric Cardiology, UZ Leuven, KU Leuven – Leuven, Belgium.
Chair, Department of Paediatric Cardiology, University of Heidelberg Med. Ctr., Heidelberg, Germany.

March 1995 : Medical specialist examination: “Paediatrics“ (Berlin).
January 1998 : Certified Qualification: ”Paediatric Intensive Care” (Heidelberg).
June 2000 : Certified Qualification: “Paediatric Cardiology” (Karlsruhe).

1. German Society for Paediatric Cardiology, active member in working group “Interventional Cardiology”.
2. German Society for Cardiology (DGK), active member in working group: ”AG 25: Pulmonale Hypertonie”.
3. AEPC.
4. German Society for Neonatology and Paediatric Intensive Care Medicine.
5. Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin.

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