Stefan von Haehling

University Medical Center Goettingen,


Stephan von Haehling, MD, PhD, DIC, FESC, FHFA, is a consultant cardiologist and Associate Professor of Medicine at the Department of Cardiology and Pneumology at the University Medical Center Göttingen, Germany. He obtained his MD at the Institute of Immunology at Charité Medical School, Berlin, Germany. His PhD was awarded by Imperial College, London, UK after he completed studies into inflammatory mechanisms of heart failure at the National Heart and Lung Institute in London. Dr von Haehling has authored more than 500 original research papers, review articles, and editorials and serves on several editorial boards, including Journal of Cachexia, Sarcopenia and Muscle, ESC Heart Failure, International Journal of Cardiology, Clinical Science, Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs and Archives of Medical Science. Dr von Haehling is Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology. His research interests include the pathophysiology of heart failure, muscle wasting, biomarkers, and novel treatments.