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Dr. Dieter BITTER-SUERMANN President of the Hannover Medical School (MHH)


1959-1965 Medicine, Würzburg, Wien, Göttingen
1959-1974 Research Fellow in Med. Microbiology at Johannes-Gutenberg-University, Mainz
1968-2003 Research interests: Innate Immune System, Complement System, Anaphylatoxic Peptides, Bacterial factors of pathogenicity, Capsule antigens
since 1974 Associate Professor for Medical Microbiology at the Institute of Medical Microbiology, Mainz
1987-2003 Chair and Director of the Institute of Medical Microbiology at MHH
1994-1998 Medical Director of the MHH
since 2004 President of MHH


German Society for Hygiene and Microbiology (DGHM)
Society for Immunology (GfI), Germany


1992-1993 President of the DGHM
Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Robert-Koch-Institute, Berlin