Professor for Dermatology
University Hospital Muenster
Sonja Ständer is a Professor of Dermatology and Neurodermatology at the Westfalian Wilhelms-University of Münster, and Head of the Interdisciplinary Center for Chronic Pruritus (KCP) at the University Hospital Münster, Germany. In 2001, she received her board certification in dermatology, allergology and phlebology. In 2006, she became board certified in dermatopathology after training in Münster and at the Ackermann Academy in New York. She established the Center for Chronic Pruritus at the University Hospital Münster and played a leading role in the foundation of the first international and national societies for itch.
S. Ständer is an international honorary member of the American Dermatological Association and received the Doctor honoris causa of the Medical Faculty of the University of Wroclaw, Poland. She was vice-president (2005-2007) and president (2007-2011) of IFSI. Her research interests are in clinical and translational pruritus medicine and inflammatory dermatoses, in particular in novel therapies of chronic pruritus and chronic prurigo. Her research group has received several recognized research grants including from the German Research Foundation (DFG).
Thursday, September 16, 2021
9:00 AM – 9:55 AM EST