Prof. Dr. med. Curt DiehmCurriculum vitae keyboard_arrow_down
Prof. Dr. med. Curt Diehm studied medicine at the universities in Heidelberg, Geneva and Paris. After an experimental doctoral thesis on the treatment of acute myocardial infarction, Prof. Diehm was appointed as a research fellow and doctor’s assistant at the University Hospital Heidelberg. In 1984, he defended his habilitation thesis. In 1990, he was bestowed the title of Professor.
Prof. Diehm specializes in internal medicine, cardiology, angiology, phlebology and sports medicine. For several years, he acted as a temporary Head of the Faculty of Sports Medicine at the Heidelberg University.
From 1991 to 2014, Prof. Diehm was the Chief Physician of the Department of Internal Medicine at the Karlsbad-Langensteinbach Clinic (Academic Teaching Hospital of the Heidelberg University).
Prof. Diehm is the author of numerous medical scientific books and books for patients, co-editor of many national and international journals. He is also a member of numerous international professional societies and has a large number of awards and honors.
In 2014, Prof. was awarded the Federal Cross of Merit for his voluntary work as a President of the German Society for Angiology / Vascular Medicine (appointed repeatedly), for almost 20 years of work as a board member of the German Vascular League and for his work as a board member of the German Stroke Foundation.