About Ingo Marzi, President of the DGOU

Prof. Dr. Ingo Marzi © Privat

Prof. Ingo Marzi (* 1959) has been president of the German Trauma Society (DGU) and the German Society for Orthopaedics and Trauma (DGOU) since January 2017.

Marzi is chairman and director of the Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery at the Universitätsklinikum Frankfurt of the Goethe-Universität.

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Clinical and research interests

  • Translational polytrauma research: Early diagnosis of inflammatory systemic responses, micro-circulation disorders and organ failure
  • Experimental and clinical studies on bone regeneration and stem-cell therapy
  • Tissue repair, tissue replacement and infection treatment
  • Pediatric traumatology
  • Spine traumatology

Clinical career

Since 2001
Chairman and director of the Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery at Universitätsklinikum Frankfurt

1999 - 2001
Acting director of the Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery at Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes

1996 - 1999
Head senior physician at the Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery at Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes

1986 - 1996
Assistant physician and senior physician at the Department of Surgery at Universitätsklinikum des Saarlandes

1985 - 1986
Assistant physician of the Department of Surgery at the hospital St. Marienwörth in Bad Kreuznach

1984 - 1985
Surgeon major in Kastellaun

Academic career

since 2001
Professor at Goethe-Universität in Frankfurt am Main

1998
Adjunct professor at the Medical Faculty of the Universität des Saarlandes

1993
Habilitation in surgery at the Medical Faculty of the Universität des Saarlandes

1987 - 1988
Research grant of the DFG (German Research Foundation) at the Department of Pharmacology of the University of North Carolina, USA

1985
Dissertation in neurology at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

1977 - 1983
Study of medicine at the Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz

Special qualifications

  • 2010: Specialisation in sports medicine
  • 2005: Specialist for orthopaedics and traumatology
  • 2000: Specialisation in physiotherapy
  • 1996: Specialisation in hand surgery
  • 1993: Subspecialisation in trauma surgery
  • 1992: Emergency service qualification
  • 1992: Specialist for surgery

Memberships and honorary appointments

2017
President of the Opens external link in new windowDGU (German Trauma Society)
President of the DGOU (German Society fpr Orthopaedics and Trauma) 

since 2015
Board Member of the Opens external link in new windowDGU (German Trauma Society)

2014
President of the World Trauma Congress

2011
President of the European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery (ESTES)

2009 - 2014
Head of the research committee of the DGU (German Trauma Society)


Other memberships:

  • Opens internal link in current windowAE – Deutsche Gesellschaft für Endoprothetik
  • Opens external link in new windowDGCH (German Society of Surgery)
  • Opens external link in new windowDIVI (German Interdisciplinary Association of Intensive Care)
  • Opens external link in new windowBDC (Asscociation of German Surgeons)
  • Opens external link in new windowVSOU (Association of South-German Orthopaedists and Trauma Surgeons)
  • Opens external link in new windowESS (European Shock Society)
  • Opens external link in new windowESTES (European Society for Trauma & Emergency Surgery)
  • Opens external link in new windowEMN (Euroacademia Multidisciplinaria Neurotraumatologica)
  • Opens external link in new windowAFOR (Association for Orthopedic Research)
  • Opens external link in new windowShock Society
  • AO International

Geschäftsstelle

Deutsche Gesellschaft für
Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie
Straße des 17. Juni 106-108
10623 Berlin

Tel.: 030 – 340 603 600
Fax: 030 – 340 603 601
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