TRENKWALDER, Claudia: Kassel/Germany

  • Claudia Trenkwalder


Claudia Trenkwalder, MD, started her clinical education in neurology and movement disorders at the Dept. Neurology of the University Hospital in Munich in 1988, was head of the “Movement Disorders and Sleep” research group at the Max-Planck Institute of Psychiatry in Munich from 1993 to 2000, before moving to the University Medical Center of Goettingen. Since 2003 she is Medical Director of the Paracelsus-Elena Klinik, in Kassel, and since 2012, she is Full Professor of Neurology as a Foundation Chair at Dept. of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center Goettingen, Germany.

She has published more than 380 peer reviewed papers and is currently President-Elect of International Parkinson Disease and Movement Disorder Society, and was President of the World Association of Sleep Medicine (WASM) from 2011 to 2013 and active member of many national and international scientific societies.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Claudia Trenkwalder
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  1. 1.Paracelsus-Elena HospitalKasselGermany
  2. 2.Department of NeurosurgeryUniversity Medical Center GoettingenKasselGermany

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