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Dr. Manuel HALLEN Head of Unit "Policy and Strategy" in Biotechnology, Agriculture and Food research, European Commission, Brussels

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1969-1970 law studies in Lausanne
1971-1979 medical studies in Lausanne and Heidelberg
1977 elective student with the Australian Royal Flying Doctor Service
1980-1984 Registrar, Department of Internal Medicine, Klinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg
1984-1989 Deputy Scientific Director at Staticon Research Institute for Biostatistics and Clinical Research in Munich
since 1990 in the European Commission, Directorate General for Research:
1990-1992 medical research, epidemiology
1993-1998 human genome research
  public health research), Quality of Life programme (FP5)
1999-2001 Head of Unit "Generic RTD Activities and Infrastructures" (genomics, biomedical research, neurosciences,
2002-2004 Head of Unit "Fundamental Genomics", Life Sciences, Genomics and Biotechnology for Health programme (FP6)
since 2004 Head of Unit "Policy and Strategy" in Biotechnology, Agriculture and Food research