After studying veterinary medicine at the Vet school Hannover and a short period in a private practice I started my carrier at the Institute of Veterinary Medicine, University of Goettingen in 1992.
In 1996 I received the diploma as national specialist for companion animals and
In 1998 for veterinary clinical pathology.
In 2004 I became Diplomate of the ECVCP.
Since 2010 I am Professor at the University of Goettingen.
My paraclinical fields of interest are Clinical Pathology, Biomarker Research and Disease Mechanisms.
I am board member of ESVCP, FECAVA, GSAVA and InnLab,