The Cluster of Excellence RESIST is represented by its speaker Prof. Dr. Thomas Schulz and its two co-speakers Prof. Dr. Reinhold Förster and Prof. Dr. Gesine Hansen. On this page you will find further information about them and their contact details.

  Prof. Dr. Thomas Schulz
  Direktor
  Institut für Virologie
  Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
  +49 511 532-4107
  +49 511 532-8736
  Schulz.Thomas
@mh-hannover.de

Prof. Dr. Thomas Schulz

Speaker of the Cluster of Excellence RESIST

At the heart of RESIST are the patients. We want to help them more efficiently – by closely integrating cutting-edge basic research and clinical science.

RESIST speaker Prof. Schulz is head of the Institute of Virology at the Hannover Medical School since 2000. He is also the spokesperson of the Collaborative Research Centre 900 for nine years, which is all about chronic infections. His own RESIST research focuses on new treatment options of herpes virus infections.

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  Prof. Dr. Reinhold Förster
  Leiter
  Institut für Immunologie
  Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
  +49 511 532-9721
  +49 511 532-9722
  Foerster.Reinhold
@mh-hannover.de

Prof. Dr. Reinhold Förster

Co-speaker of the Cluster of Excellence RESIST

With our research in RESIST we also want to help older people. Many of them are particularly susceptible to infections and vaccinations of seniors are often not sufficient enough.

Prof. Förster is head of the Institute of Immunology at Hannover Medical School since 2001. He has many years of experience as speaker of the Collaborative Research Centre 621 and as a co-speaker of the Cluster of Excellence REBIRTH. His own RESIST research focuses, among other things, on the susceptibility of elderly people to herpes virus infections.

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  Prof. Dr. Gesine Hansen
  Direktorin
  Klinik für Pädiatrische Pneumologie, Allergologie und Neonatologie
  Medizinische Hochschule Hannover
Carl-Neuberg-Str. 1
30625 Hannover
  +49 511 532-9138
  +49 511 532-9125
  Hansen.Gesine
@mh-hannover.de

Prof. Dr. Gesine Hansen

Co-speaker of the Cluster of Excellence RESIST

We want to help people who are at particularly high risk for serious infections. Premature babies are particularly at risk. But we also take this challenge.

Prof. Hansen is the director of the Clinic for Paediatric Pneumology, Allergology and Neonatology at Hannover Medical School. She has many years of experience as a (co-)speaker of different research groups. With her research in RESIST she aims to provide best possible care to the youngest. She is particularly interested in infections of newborns. as a co-speaker of the Cluster of Excellence REBIRTH. His own RESIST research focuses, among other things, on the susceptibility of elderly people to herpes virus infections.

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