Prof. Dr med. Jörg F. Debatin, MD, MBA
Medical Director/Chief Executive Officer, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf of University Clinic Eppendorf (UKE), Hamburg
Born in 1961 in Bonn, Germany, Jörg F. Debatin studied medicine at the Medical School of the University of Heidelberg where he graduated in 1987. He completed his Residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Duke University Medical Center and subsequently moved to Stanford University Medical Center for Fellowship in Abdominal Imaging. As a Diplomate of the American Boards of Radiology he took up a position as Associate Professor of Radiology and Chief of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in July 1993 at Zürich University Hospital. Following an “Executive MBA”-Training at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, he was Appointed Professor and Chairman of the Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at the University Hospital in Essen in August 1999. In November 2003 Jörg F. Debatin moved to the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf where he serves in the position of Medical Director and Chief Executive Officer. Since 2006 he is member of the Board of Directors of the CDU Council of Economic Advisers.