Prof. Markolf G. Hanefeld, Germany


Biography

Prof. MD, DHC, PhD Markolf G. Hanefeld

Qualifications: Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetology, Lipidology

Past Positions: 1981-85 Senior Physician

                                Internal Medicine and Head of Dept. Metabolic Diseases and Endocrinology,

                                Medical Academy C.G. Carus Dresden

                                1985-91 Director Outpatient

                                Dep. Metabolic Diseases and Endocrinology, Medical Academy C.G. Carus Dresden

               

1991-2000 Director Institute Clinical Metabolic Research, Medical Academy C.G. Carus, TU Dresden

                                2000-2015 Director Center for Clinical Studies, GWT-TUD, Dresden

Present Positions:

Senior Director Centre Metabolic-Vascular Medicine, GWT, TUD

Consultant:         Medical Clinic III, Medical Faculty, TU Dresden

Research in Metabolic-Vascular Medicine with a focus on:

  • Metabolic Syndrome – Review and Definition 1981
  • Cardiovascular Outcome Studies in Type 2 Diabetes

Leader Diabetes Intervention Study 1980-1991

SC Member in STOP-NIDDM, ORIGIN, NAVIGATOR, DREAM; NL in EXSCEL, REWIND

  • Antidiabetic treatment: Focus Basal Insulins, pp hyperglycemia
  • Lipid Clinics and Therapy

Honors and Awards:

President German Atherosclerosis Research Society 1996-98

Honorary Professor University of Havanna, Cuba 2000

Honorary Member Bulgarian Obesity Society 2003 and Slovak Diabetes Society 2005

Doctor Honoris Causa Medical University Lodz/Poland 2016

Rudolf Schönheimer Award of the German Atheresclerosis Research Society 2003

Paul Langerhans Award of the German Diabetes Society 2007

Banting Medal Polish Society of Metabolic diseases 2013

Important memberships for guidelines:

                IDF Guidelines on postmeal glucose management

                National/Saxonian Guidelines

                on           - Diagnostic and Treatment of Lipid disorders 2016

- Diagnostic and treatment of the metabolic syndrome 2017