Prof. Dr. med. Thomas O. F. Wagner

Pneumology/Allergology, Hospital of the Johann Wolfgang-Goethe University, Frankfurt/Main

Curriculum Vitae and Scientific Career

  • 1967–1973 Medical studies in Bonn, Grenoble and Freiburg
  • 1973–1975 Medical assistant in Freiburg
  • 1975 Licence to practice medicine and conferral of the doctorate “Dr. med.”
  • 1975–1977 Scholarship from the “DFG”, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
  • 1977 specialty training at the center for internal medicine at the Medical University Hannover
  • 1984 Specialty “internal medicine”
  • 1984 Subspecialty “endocrinology”
  • 1986 Subspecialty “pneumology”
  • 1997 Additional subspecialty “allergology”
  • 1986 Habilitation (postdoctoral lecture qualification) “internal medicine”
  • 1986 tenured professor
  • 1986–1997 Senior physician, intensive care unit of internal medicine
  • 1987 Together with Dr. A. Haverich implementation of the first lung transplant program in Germany (Medical University Hannover)
  • 1990–1997 Implementation of the first CF centre for adults in Germany  together with Dr. med. Christina Smaczny
  • 1997 Head of the Dept. of  Pneumology/Allergology, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt/Main
  • 1997 Leader of the CF ambulance for adults Frankfurt/Main
  • since 1998 Member of the Board of “Mukoviszidose e.V.” (CF patient organization)

Special interests:

  • Cystic Fibrosis in adults
  • Rare lung diseases
  • Lung carcinoma
  • Ventilator therapy and intensive care medicine

I am married and have seven children.

Frankfurt, 1st of November 2010