Senior Physician
Clinic for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Heart and Diabetes Center NRW
University Hospital of the Ruhr-University of Bochum
Georgstr. 11
D-32545 Bad Oeynhausen
Tel: 0049 5731 / 97-1331
Fax: 0049 5731 / 97-1820
E-mail: jboergermann@@hdz-nrw.de

Birth:
27.02.1968 in Dusseldorf

Education:

1974-1978 Astrid Lindgren primary school, Meerbusch-Buederich
1978-1987 Mataré grammar school, Meerbusch-Buederich (graduating with Abitur)
1987-1994 Degree in Human Medicine, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf

November 1994

License to practice medicine

Thesis

Clinical research group Schock and MOV, Center for Surgery, University of Essen, Prof. F.U. Schade, MD, title: „Cytoinexpression following extracorporeal circulation: detection of tumor necrosis factor inhibitory activity in the serum of cardiosurgical patients“, awarded the highest distinction („summa cum laude“).

Professional career:

1985-1986
Training and qualification as a paramedic
01.1995-12.1995
Internship, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Center for Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Director: Prof. J.C. Reidemeister, MD
01.1996-12.1997
Internship / research associate (from 07.1996), Clinical research group Schock and MOV, Center for Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Director: Prof. F.U. Schade, MD
01.1998-10.1999
Residency / research associate, Department of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Center for Surgery, University Hospital Essen, Director: Prof. J.C. Reidemeister, MD (since 04.1999 Prof. H. Jakob, MD)
01.2000-08.2007
Residency / research associate / senior physician, Clinic and Outpatients Department for Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Halle, Medical Faculty of the Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Director: Prof. R.E. Silber, MD
07.2003
Qualification as specialist for cardiosurgery
12.2003
Appointment as Senior Physician
09.2007
Senior Physician, Clinic for Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery, University Hospital Jena, Medical Faculty of the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Director: Prof. J.F. Gummert, MD
09.2008
Qualification as specialist for thoracic surgery

Scientific work:

Focus on experimental and clinical research:

  • „SIRS, myocardial dysfunction and cytokines“, clinical research group subproject B2, sponsored by the German Research Association and the University of Essen IFORES program

  • „Reperfusion damage of the transplanted lung, quantification and therapeutic approaches“, sponsored by the Hans and Gertie Fischer Foundation, Essen

  • „Oxidative stress and immunoregulation in coronary surgery; prospective, randomized study of minimally invasive procedures without extracorporeal circulation (off-pump cardiosurgery) versus procedures in cardioplegic cardiac arrest with the aid of extracorporeal circulation“, sponsored by Medtronic, Dusseldorf.