Short CV

Ben L. Pfeifer, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor and Director for Research & Development, Aeskulap-International, Switzerland

Portrait Professor Ben L. PfeiferSpecialties and Interests:
Anaesthesiology & Intensive Care Medicine, Cancer Immunology, Integrative Oncology

Education and professional life in Germany from 1968-1984:
Medical Studies and Specialty Training at Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany; Senior Consultant Physician at Department of Anaesthesiology / Intensive Care at Humboldt-University Medical Centre; Senior Consultant Physician at Philipps University Marburg, Germany; Medical Director at Cancer and Pain Treatment Centre, Bad Mergentheim, Germany.

Education and professional life in USA from 1985-2000:
Visiting Professor and Fellow at University of South Florida, USA; Medical Director of Immune Therapy Clinics of Playas de Tijuana, Mexico; Visiting Professor at University of California, San Diego, California, USA; Second Specialty Training at University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA; Assistant Professor, Director for Clinical Research and Attending Physician in Department of Anaesthesiology at University Medical Centre of University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA.

Education and professional life in Switzerland from 2001-2014:
Senior Consulting Physician at the Department of Oncology of Aeskulap Hospital, Brunnen, Switzerland; Director for Clinical Research at Aeskulap Hospital, Switzerland; Director of Research and Development at Aeskulap-International, Lucerne, Switzerland.

Scientific Activities:
76 publications in peer reviewed medical journals
1 book (first text book on “Integrative Oncology”); several book chapters in other medical text books
56 presented papers at national and international medical conferences
Invited lecturer at the Academy of Sciences in Germany, Russia, USA and Poland

Honours:
Humboldt-Prize
Immunological Research Prize