COL Prof. Dr. Horst Thiermann
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Chief of Institute
Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology
Colonel (MC) Prof. Dr. Horst Thiermann studied medicine at the University of Regensburg and Technical University, Munich. After working in the Bundeswehr Hospital Munich in the departments of anaesthesiology and surgery, he changed to the Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology. He specialized in Pharmacology and Toxicology at the Walther-Straub-Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Ludwig Maximilians-University Munich in 1996. In 2002, he completed his advanced studies of Clinical Pharmacology at MDS Pharma Services, Höhenkirchen-Siegertsbrunn. Since November 2006 he is in charge of the Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology. In January 2012 he was appointed Professor at Technical University, Munich. Colonel (MC) Prof. Dr. Thiermann is vice-chairman of Bundesinstitut für Risikobewertung (BfR) Committee for the Assessment of Intoxications, member of the board and scientific committee of the European Association of Poisons Centres and Clinical Toxicologists (EAPCCT) and past president of Clinical and Translational Toxicology Speciality Section (CTTSS) of the Society of Toxicology (SOT).