Main position/role: Senior Professor
|MD served as Director of the Institute of Pathology and as head of the Board of Directors at Charité University Hospital Berlin and as Dean of the Medical Faculty. In the diagnostic field of surgical pathology, he is working on molecular pathology, predictive biomarkers and telepathology in connection with precision medicine. His scientific interests include prognosis of malignant tumours and molecular mechanisms of cytostatic drug resistance. He is on the editorial board of several scientific journals and the board of the WHO Classification of Tumours. He was president of the German Society of Pathology.