Prof. Dr. med. Dr. med. habil. Sigmund Silber
FESC, FACC, FAHA
Kardiologe

CURRICULUM VITAE

Sigmund Silber, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
FESC, FACC, FAHA
Cardiologist

sigmund@silber.com
www.sigmund-silber.com
Cardiology Practice and Heart Center at the Isar, Munich, Germany

Professional Experience and Academic Degrees

1968

B.S.-equivalent (Abitur at Rupprecht-Gymnasium, Munich, Germany)


1968 - 1974

Medical School at the University of Munich (Ludwig-Maximilians-University, LMU)


1970 - 1974

Research Associate
Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Pharmacology, University of Munich


1975

Thesis (MD), Dissertation, Institute for Experimental Cardiovascular Pharmacology, University of Munich, Topic: "Effects of Aescin on the Circulation of the Cat", Magna cum Laude


1974-1975

Internships

  • Internal Medicine: Stiftsklinik Augustinum, Munich
  • (Director: Prof. Dr. med. D. Michel)

  • Gynecology: II. Frauenklinik of the Univ. of Munich
  • (Director: Prof. Dr. med. K. Richter)

  • General Surgery: Krankenhaus Munich-Schwabing
  • (Director: Dr. med. M. Schmid)

1975 - 1982

Residency and Fellowships German Heart Center, Munich (Director: Prof. Dr. med. W. Rudolph)


1982 - 1986

Assistant Professor Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt, Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU), Munich


1982 - 1986

Director, Nuclear Cardiology, University of Munich


1982 - 1986

Member, Isotope and Formulatory Committee, University of Munich


1982 - 1986

Director, ST-Segment Holter Monitoring Laboratory, University of Munich


1986

PhD-equivalent Thesis, („Habilitation“)
at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich (Prof. Dr. med. E. Buchborn)
Topic: "Nitrate Tolerance: Induction, Rational Circumvention and
Consequences for a Combination Therapy"


1987 - 1989

Associate Professor
Department of Medicine, Cardiology,
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), USA (Director: G.M. Pohost)


1987 - 1989

Director, Holter Laboratory and Cardiac Pharmacology Clinic, UAB, USA


1990

Attending physician, Cardiology Associates at the Red Cross Hospital, Frankfurt/Main, Germany


1990

Associate Professor, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt/Main, Germany


1996

Associate Professor, Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU), Munich


1998

Full Professor of Medicine at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU), Munich


Today

Private practice since 1991 (all insurances),
Cardiology Associates in Munich
and
Director, Heart Center at the Isar, Munich


Today

Academic Teaching Practice of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich
applying the MeCuM (Medical Curriculum Munich) Medical School Concept
for advanced medical students.