Management & Boards

Board of Directors

Picture of the Institute's Board of Directors
Board of Directors: Stephan Günther, Birgit Müller, Iris Bruchhaus, Jürgen May

since October 1, 2021

Prof. Dr. med. Jürgen May
Chair

Prof. Dr. med. Stephan Günther
Deputy Chair

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

Birgit Mueller
Managing Director

Scientific Advisory Board

Prof. Dr. Emil Christian Reisinger, Chair (Rostock University Medical Center)

Prof. Dr. Barbara Bröker, Deputy Chair (Greifswald University Hospital)

Prof. Dr. Heinz Feldmann (National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Hamilton, USA)

Prof. Dr. Boris Striepen (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA)

Prof. Dr. Jürg Utzinger (Swiss Tropical & Public Health Institute, Basel, Switzerland)

Prof. Dr. Julia Walochnik (Medical University of Vienna, Austria)

Prof. Dr. Hajo Zeeb (Leibnz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology, Bremen)

Scientific Advisory Board in 2021
Scientific Advisory Board in 2021 (left to right): Prof. Dr. Jürg Utzinger, Prof. Dr. Emil Christian Reisinger, Prof. Dr. Barbara Bröker, Prof. Dr. Hajo Zeeb and Prof. Dr. Lothar Wieler (guest of the advisory board from the Robert-Koch-Institut in Berlin). Missing in this photo: Prof. Dr. Heinz Feldmann, Prof. Dr. Boris Striepen and Prof. Dr. Julia Walochnik. Source: BNITM / M. Lynne.

Board of Trustees

State Secretary Dr. Eva Gümbel, Chair (State Ministry of Science and Research, Hamburg)

Dr. Antina Ziegelmann, Deputy Chair (Federal Ministry of Health, Berlin)

Prof. Dr. Martin Aepfelbacher (Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg)

Prof. Dr. Kathrin Adlkofer (External Member)

Claudia Güsken (External Member)

Dr. Silke Heinemann (State Ministry of Social Affairs – Office for Health, Hamburg)

PD Dr. Thomas Jacobs (Staff Representative, BNITM)

N. N. (State Ministry of Health)

Dr. Joachim Klein (Federal Ministry of Education and Research, Berlin)

Prof. Dr. Emil Christian Reisinger (Chair of BNITM Scientific Advisory Board)

Dr. Toni Rieger (Staff Representative, BNITM)

Grouppicture of the Board of Trustees
Board of Trustees of BNITM in 2017 (left to right): Prof. Iris Bruchhaus (since 2020 replaced by Dr. Toni Rieger), State Council Dr. Matthias Gruhl (since 2020 replaced by Dr. Silke Heinemann), Dr. Joachim Klein, State Secretary Dr. Eva Gümbel, Nathalie Leroy (since 2021 replaced by Claudia Güsken), Jana Holland (since 2021 replaced by N.N.), PD Dr. Thomas Jacobs and Prof. Martin Aepfelbacher. Missing on the photo: Prof. Kathrin Adlkofer, Claudia Güsken, Dr. Silke Heinemann, Dr. Toni Rieger and Dr. Antina Ziegelmann.
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Contact

Britta Rehn

Board Secretariat

Tel.: +49 40 42818-260
Fax: +49 40 42818-265
Email: rehn(at)bnitm.de

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Implementation Research
Speaker: N. N.

Betsch Group
(Health Communication)

Fichet-Calvet Group
(Zoonoses Control)

Blessmann Group
(Snakebite envenoming surveillance and control)

Dekker Group
(Bacteriology and One Health)

Park Group
(Medical Anthropology)

Financing
H. Groß

Purchasing
M. Gätjens

Engineering
P. Kämpfer

Operations
D. Zander-Dinse

Internal Service
S. Meftah

Human Resources

Assistance to the Board
Dr. N. Bergholz
M.-C. Koschwitz
J. Meurer
Dr. A. Novak-Funk

Safety and Quality

Bio-Risk Management
Dr. T. Rieger

Quality Management
M. Lintzel

Occupational Health and Safety
A. Gerber

Occupational Health Physician
Dr. C. Schlaich

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