claus_bachertStudies:
Human Medicine at the Ruprecht-Karls-University in Heidelberg 1976-1982

Training:
ENT-speciality 15.4.1987, second speciality: allergology 19.8.1988
PhD 31.5.1989 at the University of Heidelberg. Venia legendi 20.6.1989
1990-1996 "geschäftsführender Oberarzt" ENT-clinic, University Düsseldorf

Professorship:
nominated Extraordinary Professor 26.7.1994

Current position:
from 1996: Chief of Clinics ENT-Dept., University of Ghent/Belgium

Professorship:
Hoogleraar, University of Ghent 1.10.2002
Buitengewoon Hoogleraar (highest academic degree) Ghent 1.10.2008

Guest professor:    
West China University, Chengdu 2006; Qingdao University 2010; King Saud
University, Riyadh 2010; Sun Yat-Sen University, Zhongshan 2011;
Adjunct professor Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden 2012

Scientific mandate:
Clinical mandate for research 2002-2017 (FWO)                

Scientific field:
Clinical and experimental allergology and immunology of the upper airways
Superantigens in severe airway disease

Prizes:
Karl-Hansen-Prize DGAKI (German Allergy Society) 1990 (Aachen)
Research Prize ERS (European Rhinologic Society) 1990 (London)
H.C.Anderson Memorial Lecture, Aarhus 1997
U. Pipkorn Memorial Lecture, Mölndal 1998
BelSACI Research Prize 2000 (Antwerpen)
Science Prize of the Austrian ENT-Society 2007 (Innsbruck)
Garnett Passe Memorial Lecture, Royal Society of Medicine 2008 (London)
Barry Kay Lectureship Award 2010 (London)  

Organized Symposia:
International Symposia on Experimental Rhinology and Immunology of the Nose (SERIN), Düsseldorf 1993, Rotterdam 1996, Ghent 1998, London 2001, Ghent 2003, Barcelona 2006, Ghent 2010
Int. Symposium SUPERANTIGENS IN AIRWAY DISEASE Ghent 2005
Int. Course on Endoscopic Sinus Surgery 2005-now
European Rhinitis and Asthma Meeting (ERAM), Brussels 2010

Current tasks:
Member of the WHO Initiatives ARIA, the EAACI Initiative “EPOS”
Partner of the GA2LEN FP6 and Predicta,m MedAll FP7 European Research Programs
President of the DGAKI 2007-2010, Vice-President 2011-2014Member of Board of Directors of the World Allergy Organisation WAO 2012
Member of the EAACI

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