Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Brüning

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Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Brüning

IPA

Director of the Institute
Bürkle-de-la-Camp-Platz 1
44789 Bochum
Tel. +49 30 13001-4020
Fax +49 30 13001-4003

Publication list


Scientific and occupational Career
10/2001 Full Professorship, Occupational Medicine, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany
Since 2/2001 Director, Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance, Institute of the Ruhr-University Bochum (IPA), Germany
04/2000 ’German Habilitation’,Occupational Medicine, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University Bonn, Germany
10/1999 Additional designation ’Doctor of Environmental Medicine’
07 – 08/1998 and
07 – 08/1999
DAAD-Scholarship, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm (Clinical Research Center Novum), Sweden
02/1998 - 2000 Assistant Physician, Institute for Occupational Physiology Dortmund, Germany, Management and coordination of occupational projects in cooperation with the Medical University-Clinic Bonn
02/1996 - 01/1998 Assistant Physician, Internal Medicine, Medical University-Clinic Bonn, Germany (Foundation and management of an occupational outpatient department)
02/1994 – 01/1996 Assistant Physician, Occupational Medicine, Institute for Occupational Physiology, University of Dortmund, Germany
Senior physician, Center of Work and Health, Dortmund/Wuppertal, Germany
09/1994 MD Award for the 'best thesis' in the field of the cardiovascular system
10/1992 – 04/1993 Merck, Sharp & Dohme Research-Scholarship, Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, USA
1989 – 1992 Postgraduate, Institute for Arterial Sclerosis Research, WWU, Münster, Germany
1987 – 1992 Doctoral studies, Medicine, WWU, Münster, Germany
1986 Internship, "Approbation" (license to practice pharmaceutics)
1980 - 1985 Pharmaceutical Sciences, Westfälische Wilhelms University (WWU), Münster, Germany
Membership in Scientific Institutions and Committees
01/2010 Founding Member and Principal Investigator, PURE (Protein Research Unit Ruhr within Europe)
11/2009 Member, Commission "Gen Diagnostic Law" (Federal Law on Genetic Analysis in Humans), Robert-Koch-Institute, Berlin, Germany
11/2009 Chair, Working Group "Derivation of Threshold Limit Values for Substances causing local effects", Joint Working Group of the Committee on Hazardous Substances (AGS) of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs and the MAK Commission of the "Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft"
02/2009 Member, Commission on Occupational Medicine, Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
07/2006 Member, Section "Risk Acceptance", Committee on Hazardous Substances (AGS), Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
05/2005 Member, Section ’UA III - Chemical Risk Analysis’, Committee on Hazardous Substances (AGS), Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
10/2004 Board Member, MAK Commission of the ’Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft’
09/2004 Board Member, Section ’Occupational Medicine’, Academy for Continuing Medical Education, General Medical Council, Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
01/2004 Management of the continuing medical education courses for occupational medicine for obtaining the certification ’Occupational Medicine’, Academy for Continuing Medical Education, General Medical Council, Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia
07/2003 Trustee, Fraunhofer Institute for Toxicology and Experimental Medicine, Hannover, Germany
03/2003 Board Member, German Society for Occupational and Environmental Medicine (DGAUM)
07/2002 Member, Commission for Hazardous Substances (AGS) of the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Section ’Toxicology’
04/2001 Member, Commission for Occupational Medicine, German Social Accident Insurance
04/1999 Founding Member and Principal Investigator of GENICA (Interdisciplinary Study Group on Gene Environment Interaction and Breast Cancer in Germany) within the German Human Genome Project