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INSTITUT FÜR MEDIZINISCHE INFORMATIK, STATISTIK UND EPIDEMIOLOGIE

Director of the institute

Prof. Dr.

Markus Löffler

Foto von Prof. Dr. Markus Löffler
Director of the institute
Phone: +49 341 97 16100
Fax: +49 341 97 16109
Postal address: Prof. Dr. Markus Löffler
Universität Leipzig
Institut für Medizinische Informatik, Statistik und Epidemiologie
Härtelstraße 16-18
04107 LEIPZIG
GERMANY

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Curriculum Vitae

Personal
Born: October, 28th, 1954
Married, two children
Academic Responsibilities
Since 2009 Director of the Leipzig Research Centre for Civilisation Diseases (LIFE), Leipzig
Since 2001 Scientific Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Bioinformatics (IZBI), Leipzig
Since 1999 Scientific Director of the Centre for Clinical Trials (ZKS-Leipzig), Leipzig
Since 1994 Full Professor and Director of the Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology, Leipzig
Education
1990 Habilitation and Venia Legendi for Medical Statistics and Biomathematics, Cologne
1983 Dissertation, University of Cologne
1982 Graduation (Diploma) in physics, University of Cologne
1980 Graduation as physician (MD), University of Cologne, Germany
1976 – 82 Study of physics
1974 – 80 Study of medicine
Research responsibities
  • Responsible for biometry and data management of a large number of clinical trials, biomarker cohort studies and epidemiological studies organised in 10 national research networks
  • Member of steering boards of these research networks (glioma, lymphoma, colorectal cancer, breast cancer, sepsis, heart failure)
  • editiorial board of several academic journals
Research fields
  • Biometry of interventional clinical trial and cohort trials
  • Cancer epidemiology
  • Bioinformatics of high dimensional data analyses
  • Computer based modeling of stem cell and tissue organization

Publications

Publications - Prof. Löffler