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Dr. med. Rita K. SCHMUTZLER Director, Center of Familial Breast and Ovarian Cancer, University Clinic of Cologne


1978-1984 Medical School University of Bonn
1984 Doctorate from the University of Bonn
1984 Assistant in Clinical Biochemistry, University of Bonn
1984-1985 Fellowship of the German Academic Exchange Service, Reproductive Medicine at the Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
1985 Foreign Medical Graduate Examination in the Medical Sciences (FMGEMS) USA
1988 Federal Licensing Examination (FLEX) USA
1985-1992 Resident in Ob/Gyn, University Womens Hospital of Bonn
1989 Practical training course in molecular biology at the EMBL, Heidelberg
1989-1991 Fellowship,German Research Community, Molecular Oncology, Mount Sinai Hospital New York
since 1992 Specialist in Ob/Gyn
1994-1997 Habilitation fellowship of the DFG at the University of Bonn
since 1997 Head of the Centre for Familial Breast and Ovarian Cancer at the Universities Cologne/Bonn supported by German Cancer Aid
1998-2003 Assistant professor at the Dept. Ob/Gyn (C2), University Womens Hospital Bonn
1997 Postdoctoral lecturing qualification (Habilitation), University of Bonn
since 2003 Full professor at the Dept. Ob/Gyn (C3), Div. Molecular Gyneco-Oncology, University of Cologne