Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine

- Public law foundation -

An Institute of the Leibniz Association

Bernhard-Nocht-Straße 74
D-20359 Hamburg

phone: +49 40 285380-0 (24h daily)
fax: +49 40 285380-252

Board of Directors

since 01.10.2021

Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen May

Prof. Dr. med. Stephan Günther
Deputy Chair

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Iris Bruchhaus
Member of the Board of Directors

Birgit Müller
Managing Director

Group photo of the four board members of the Bernhard Nocht Institute
Board of Directors: Stephan Günther, Birgit Müller, Iris Bruchhaus, Jürgen May   ©BNITM | Dino Schachten

Chairperson of the Board of Trustees

State Councillor Dr Eva Gümbel
Ministry of Science, Research, Equality and Districts (BWFGB) of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg

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Responsible in accordance with § 55 Abs. 2 RStV

Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen May
Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine 
Bernhard-Nocht-Str. 74
D-20359 Hamburg

The Executive Board is responsible for editorial contributions, unless these are identified by name.

Website maintenance

Dr. Eleonora Schönherr, Science Officer
Christian Schmitz, Head of IT Support

Design and technical implementation

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Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine

phone: +49 40 285380-0

fax: +49 40 285380-252