As part of a research funding project by the state of NRW (PURE), two new respected senior physicians at the medical clinic (Director: Prof: Dr. Wolff Schmiegel) in the Universitätsklinikum Knappschaftskrankenhaus Bochum hospital have received professorships.
The European Protein Research Unit Ruhr within Europe (PURE), which was founded at the Ruhr University Bochum with support from the NRW Ministry for Innovation, Science and Research, has appointed Priv.-Doz. Dr. Anke Reinacher-Schick as Professor for clinical and translational gastroenterological oncology (W2-analog). The 44 year old is a specialist in internal medicine as well as in haematology / internal oncology. She has been employed at the Knappschaftskrankenhaus as a senior physician since 2004.
The professorship for haematology and stem cell transplants (W2-analog) was received by Prof. Dr. Roland Schroers who has been working as a senior physician at the medical clinic of the Knappschaftskrankenhaus since 2008. The focus of his current scientific and clinical work is on modern diagnosis and therapy procedures for lymphoma and related haematological diseases. He has been heading the stem cell transplant unit at the Knappschaftskrankenhaus since 2010.