Prof Marcus Maurer, MD

Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Berlin, Germany
marcus.maurer@charite.de

Professor of Dermatology and Allergy, Head of Dermatological Allergology at the Department of Dermatology and Allergy and Allergie-Centrum-Charité, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

Prof Maurer is a Dermatologist and Allergologist, and he also trained in experimental pathology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston (1995- 1998); Board certification for Dermatology (2000) and Allergology (2003). Assistant Professor at the Allergie-Centrum-Charité at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin (2004-2005). Since 2005, full professor at Charité. Prof. Maurer a coordinator of the Global Allergy and Asthma European Networks of urticaria and angioedema centers of reference and excellence, UCARE and ACARE. His areas of clinical interest include angioedema, urticaria, mastocytosis, pruritus, skin infections, and allergic diseases. His research is focused on the biology of mast cells, neuroimmunology, inflammation, innate immunity and tolerance. He has supervised more than 60 clinical trials, phase 1 through 4. Prof. Maurer has contributed to more than 600 publications in peer-reviewed journals (>25.000 citations, H Index 79) and 40 books and book chapters.