Prof. Dr. med. Hans-Jürgen Biersack, M.D.

Nuclear medicine

Phone: +49 (0)228 90 90 75 891
Fax: +49 (0)228 90 90 75 11

Further Information

  • nuclear medicine, thyroid gland specialist
  • years of experience as director of the clinic and polyclinic of the the University of Bonn, Germany
  • Red Cross physician of the German sororities, responsible physician of the sorority Bonn and of the local branch in Bonn

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1966-1972 Medical student in Bonn
  • 1974 Thesis (M.D.)
  • 1974-1978 Resident, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Bonn
  • 1978 Venia legendi for Nuclear Medicine in Bonn
  • 1978 Assistant Director, Department of Nuclear Medicine, University of Bonn
  • 1982 Professor of Nuclear Medicine (Bonn)
  • 1986 Professor and Chairman, Department of Nuclear Medicine,
  • University of Bonn
  • 1988-1990 Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bonn
  • 1990-1992 Vice Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Bonn
  • 1990-1992 Senator, Senate of the University of Bonn
  • 1992-1994 President, German Society of Nuclear Medicine
  • 1994-1998 President, World Federation of Nuclear Medicine and Biology
  • 1997-2000 Vice Rector (Research), University of Bonn
  • 2012 Congress President, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nuklearmedizin


  • 600 papers (400 in PubMed-Medline), 650 abstracts and 310 book chapters, 35 books

Awards and lectures

Alfred-Gütgemann-Award 1979, Badgastein Lecturer 1988, Dr. Luis-Guerrero-Lecturer 1994, L. Rao and Shanta Chervu Lecturer 2000, G.v.Hevesy Medal 2000 (Hungary)


NucCompact – American/European Communications in Nuclear Medicine (1978-1992), Radiologia Diagnostica (1992-1995), Nuklearmedizin (1997-2000)

Editorial Board

Endoscopy Today, European Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Medicina Nuclearis (1988-1991), Nuklearmedizin (1988-1997), Der Nuclearmediziner, Journal de Medecine Nucleaire et Biophysique (France), Journal of Nuclear Medicine (USA), Roentgenologia Radiologia (Bulgaria), Annals of Nuclear Medicine (Japan), Ann. Nucl. Med. Sei. (ROC), Der Onkologe, Verdauungskrankheiten, J. Exp. Clin. Cancer Res .. Radiation Medicine (Jpn), Revista Espaniola de Medicina Nucleare (Spanien), ALASBIMN Journal (Brazil), World Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Current Medical lmaging Reviews, Turkish Journal of Nuclear Medicine, Nuclear Medicine and Molecular lmaging (Korea), Molecular lmaging and Radionuclide Therapy, SAGE, Balkan Medical Journal, American Journal Nuclear Medicine and Molecular lmaging

Appointment as reviewer

Am. J. Psychiatry, Biological Psychiatry, GUT

Board of Directors

Brain lmaging Council/Society of Nuclear Medicine (USA) 1988-1991


Nuclear Medicine in the Diagnosis of diseases of the liver, the heart, the skeleton and the brain; diagnosis and therapy of thyroid diseases; during the last 10 years mainly brain research (neurophysiology, epilepsy, cerebrovascular diseases, brain tumors); coordination of an interdisciplinary group on brain research (Faculties of Medicine, Natural Sciences, and Philosophy); during the last 6 years PET/CT and SPECT/CT in oncology as well as radionuclide therapy in NET, SO-Ca and liver tumors (SIRT)


Order of Merit/Fed.Republic of Germany, Sign of Honor/Red Cross, Werner Heisenberg-Medaille 2000