Beate Timmermann

Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Beate Timmermann
Medical Director of WPE
Director of Clinic for Particel Therapy
University Hospital Essen
The West German Proton Therapy Centre Essen (WPE)
Clinic for particle therapy
Am Mühlenbach 1
45147 Essen

Scientific Vita & Professional Activities

  • 1986-1993 Medical school, University of Hamburg, Germany
  • 1994-1995 Residency, Department of Pathology, Asklepios Clinic Barmbek, Hamburg, Germany
  • 1995-2002 Scientific medical staff member, Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology (Prof. Dr. M. Bamberg), University of Tübingen, Germany
  • 2000 Obtaining MD degree, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tübingen, Germany, supervisor: Prof. M. Bamberg
  • 2000-2002 Postdoctoral Medical fellow, Department of Radiation Therapy and Radiation Oncology (Prof. Dr. M. Bamberg), University of Tübingen, Germany
  • 2005-2009 Completing specialization in Radiation Oncology
    Senior Radiation Oncologist, Head of the Pediatric Program, Center for Proton Beam Therapy (ZPT), Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI), Villigen, Switzerland
    Vice Medical Director of the ZPT, PSI, Villigen, Switzerland
  • 2007 “Habilitation” in Radiation Oncology (Prof. Dr. N. Willich) / adjunct Professor, Medical Faculty, University of Münster, Germany
  • 2007-2014 Adjunct Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Münster, Germany
  • 2009 “Fachkunde Protonentherapie” (German authority approval to supervise proton beam therapy)
  • 2009-2011 Vice Medical Director of the West German Proton Therapy Centre Essen (WPE), Essen, Germany
  • 2011-2013 Operative Medical Director, WPE, Essen, Germany
  • 2012 Call for full Professorship, Radiation Oncology, Particle Therapy, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany
  • 2013 Full Professor for Radiation Oncology, Particle Therapy, University Duisburg- Essen, Germany
  • 2014 Full Professor, Director of the Clinic for Particle Therapy, Essen University Hospital, Germany and Medical Director, WPE, Essen, Germany

Memberships

  • German Society of Radiation Oncology (DEGRO), German Pediatric Radiation Oncology Group (APRO)
  • German Society for Pediatric Oncology and Hematology (GPOH), European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO)
  • Swiss Radiation Oncology Group (SASRO), Particle Therapy Co-Operative Group (PTCOG)
  • German Cancer foundation (DKG), International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP)
  • International Society of Pediatric Radiation Oncology (PROS), Krebsgesellschaft NRW e.V.