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Prof. Dr. med. habil. Gero Strauß

Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS)
Semmelweisstraße 14
D — 04103 Leipzig
Germany
 
 
Phone: +49 (0) 341 / 97 – 1 20 00
Fax: +49 (0) 341 / 97 – 1 20 09
Email: Gero.Strauss@medizin.uni-leipzig.de


Schooling

26.09.1990 Abitur / A-level-exam
1990–1991 Community Service at Park-Krankenhaus Leipzig, Department of Internal Medicine
1991–1997 Studies Human Medicine at the Leipzig University
01.07.1997 Licensure as a doctor
13.12.2002 Specialist for ENT-Medicine
16.12.2003
Additional qualification „Voice and Speech Disorders“
19.12.2004 Continuing Specialisation „Special ENT-Surgery“
26.09.2006 Continuing Specialisation „Allergology“
09.11.2007 Additional Designation „Plastic Surgery“

Medical Activities

Dec. 1997-May 1999 First year resident and medical internship at the Clinic and Polyclinic of  ENT – Medicine / Plastic Surgery, Leipzig University Hospital (Prof.Dr.med. F.Bootz)
June 1999–Dec. 2003 Assistent Doctor in Ortorhinolaryngology Training at the Clinic and Polyclinic of  ENT – Medicine / Plastic Surgery, Leipzig University (Prof.Dr. med. F.Bootz)
Jan. 2003–June 2003 Specialist for ENT-Medicine at the Clinic and Polyclinic of  ENT – Medicine / Plastic Surgery, Leipzig University Hospital (Prof.Dr. F.Bootz, Prof.Dr. O. Michel)
since July 2003 Head doctor of the Clinic and Polyclinic of ENT – Medicine / Plastic Surgery at the Leipzig University Hospital (Prof.Dr. O. Michel, PD Dr. A. Weber, Prof. Dr. A. Dietz)
since Jan. 2007 Senior physician  / Vice Director of the Clinic and Polyclinic of ENT – Medicine / Plastic Surgery at the Leipzig University Hospital; Director and Management of the ICCAS, Medical Faculty, Leipzig University
since June 2009 Senior physician of the Clinic and Polyclinic of ENT – Medicine / Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Leipzig, Board member for development and management ICCAS, Medical Faculty, Leipzig University, Director of the International Reference and Development Centre for Surgical Technology (IRDC) Leipzig, Head Physician of ACQUA Clinic Leipzig
November 2011 Award of the title “Associate Professor” at the Leipzig University
March 2012 Termination of appointment as senior pysician at the Leipzig University Hospital

Scientific Activities

07.09.1999 Award of doctorate Dr.med. at Medical Faculty, Leipzig University „The tumor digntity of the ear, under the aspect of non chromaffin paraganglioma of the middle ear“
2000–2002 Working group Clinical Immunology und Allergology at the ENT-Department, Leipzig University Hospital
since 2000 Participation in the Center for Skull Base Surgery at the Leipzig University Hopsital
November 2000 Conference secretary at 8th Annual Meeting / Workshop of the German Society for Skull Base Surgery (DGSB) in Leipzig, Conference president: Prof.Dr. F.Bootz
1999–2004 Secretary of the interdisciplinary working group for Image – Based Surgery Navigation and Medical Robotics (IGSN) at the Medical Faculty, Leipzig University
October 2002 Conference secretary at the Launch Event and First Annual Meeting of the German Society for Computer-and Roboter-Assisted Surgery (CURAC) in Leipzig (Founder president: Prof.Dr. F.Bootz)
2003-2004 Co-author of the concept: „Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery – ICCAS“ (BMBF-funding in the amount of 9 Mio EUR)
since 2004 Board member of the Innovation Center Computer Assisted Surgery (ICCAS, Faculty of Medicine, Leipzig University
June 2006 Habilitation I in ENT-Medicine at the Medical Faculty, Leipzig University: „Intergrated Concept for computer assisted ENT-Surgery”
July 2006 Univerity Teaching certificate and announcement as Private Lecturer for ENT- Surgery at the Medical Faculty, Leipzig University
November 2006 Hans-Joachim-Denecke-Award from the German Society for Skull Based Surgery for „Navigated Control for Powered Instruments in Skull Base Surgery“
February 2007 Award for Excellence in Computer Aided Surgery around the Head (CAS-H)
7.-9.2.2008 Computer Assisted Surgery around the Head (CAS-H) International Congress, Congress President
since July 2013 Member of the scientific advisory board of the Interuniversity Centre for Medical Technologies Stuttgart-Tübingen (IZST) at Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen

Teaching Activities

since 1999 Education Training in seminar: „ENT for doctors of medicine“
since 2000 Organisation und lecturer in series events: „Workshop for interdisciplinary working group of Image – Based Surgery Navigation“, focussed on computer assited ENT – Surgery,
2001 and 2003 Participation and lectures at the international course „Surgical Anatomy of front and side skull base“, Prof.Dr. F.Bootz
since 2004 Lecturer in the major lecture „ENT for Doctors of Medicine“
since 2004 Lecturer in the major lecture „Computer Assisted Surgery“ in course of studies: Information Engineering, Technical University Berlin, Prof.Dr. Heinz U.Lemke
7.-9.2.2008 Computer Assisted Surgery around the Head (CAS-H)International Congress, Congress President
since 2007 Programme director und organisation of the „International Course in Surgical Cockpit Technologies ENT“ in Leipzig
since 2008 Annual training course at the University of King Abdulaziz, Jeddah, Saudi-Arabia (as a lecturer)
14.01.-02.11.2009 University lecturer, training with regard to project cluster „Micromanipulation and Navigation of the flexible Instruments“ at the Technical University of Munich

Memberships, Functions

  • Member of the “German Society of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery”
  • Member of the “German Society for Scull Base Surgery”
  • Member of the “European Skull Base Society”
  • Board member of the “German Society for Computer- and Robot-Assisted Surgery”
  • since 2006 Member of the Programme Committee of the CARS-Congress
  • since 2006 DFG-Expert of medical technology
  • since 2008 member of the International Society for Computer Aided Surgery

Editorial Function

  • Debuty Editor, Editorial Board of the “International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery”

Prizes and Awards

  • Hans-Joachim-Denecke-Prize of the German Society for Scull Base Surgery for „Navigated Control for Powered Instruments in Skull Base Surgery“ (2006)
  • Award for Excellence in Computer Aided Surgery around the Head (CAS-H) (2007)