Biography

Prof. Hans-Peter Hartung MD, PhD, FRCP
Vice Chair
Department of Neurology
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
St. Josef-Hospital
Bochum, Germany

Hans-Peter Hartung is Professor of Neurology at Heinrich.Heine-University Düsseldorf, Germany where he was Chairman until 2020.

He is Honorary Professor at the Brain and Mind Centre, University of Sydney, and Visitng Professor at Medical University of Vienna, Austria, and Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic.

His clinical and research interests are in translational Neuroimmunology and he has been studying the pathogenesis of and explored experimental immunomodulatory and remyelinating therapies for MS, NMOSD, GBS and CIDP. He has served on the SCand DMC of multiple international phase 2 and 3 trials of investigational drugs in these disorders.