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Prof. Dr. med. Meinolf Karthaus

Work > 20 years


  • 1977-1983 Studied medicine at the Universities of Munster and Vienna
  • 1989 Additional qualification in sports medicine, AK Westfalen-Lippe, Germany
  • 1990 Specialist examination in internal medicine, AK Westfalen-Lippe, Germany
  • 1993 Partial designation gastroenterology, AK Koblenz
  • 1997 Sub-specialty hematology and oncology, AK Lower Saxony
  • 1999 Habilitation for the subject of internal medicine at the Hannover Medical School, Germany
  • 2003 Appointment "Extraordinary Professor" (Med. Hochschule Hannover)
  • 2005 Additional designation in infectiology, Medical Association Westphalia-Lippe, Germany
  • 2006 Additional qualification in palliative medicine and infectology


  • 1984-1991 Assistant doctor in internal medicine, St. Franziskus Hospital, Bielefeld
  • 1991-1995 Senior Physician, St. Martin Abbey, Koblenz
  • 1995-1999 Department of Hematology and Oncology, Hannover Medical School
  • 2000 Head of the Department of Palliative Medicine, Clinic Ev. Johannes Hospital, Bielefeld
  • 2001 Head of Hematology, Oncology, and Palliative Medicine in the Bielefeld Hospital in the Johannesstift
  • 2007 Chief Physician Dept. Hematology and Oncology, Stadt. Munich Clinic, Neuperlach Clinic
  • 2008 Head of the Department of hematology and oncology, Academic Hospital Neuperlach Munich, Germany
  • 2008 Head of the Department of hematology, oncology and palliative care, Academic Hospital Harlaching Munich, Germany

Awards, memberships, publications

  • Member of the American Society of Hematology
  • Member of the American Society of Oncology
  • Member of the German Society for Hematology and Oncology
  • Member of the Paul Ehrlich Society
  • Member of the German Society for Infectious Diseases
  • Author of more than 100 publications in international journals and scientific books
  • Author of more than 100 published abstracts, design, and direction of scientific symposia
  • Author of over 100 lectures at regional, national and international congresses
  • Participation in guidelines for the diagnosis and therapy of infections in hematology
  • 2000 Editor of the book “Supportive Care in Cancer Patients”
  • 2001 Editor of the book “Fungal Infections in Cancer Patients”

What diseases does Prof. Dr. med. Meinolf Karthaus treat?


What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. med. Meinolf Karthaus?

The primary specialization of the doctor is hematology and oncology, palliative medicine.

What is the experience of the specialist?

Prof. Dr. med. Meinolf Karthaus has been practising for more than 40 years.

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