Professor of Paediatrics, Managing Director University Children's Hospital, Medical Director Department of Paediatrics and Developmental Neurology, Eberhard Karls University Children Hospital Tübingen (Germany)


Prof. Inge Krägeloh-Mann has devoted all her professional life to children and their families, children with complex, and chronic neurologic disorders. Prof. Inge Krägeloh-Mann was born near Stuttgart and studied medicine in Tübingen and in Lausanne at Lake Geneva. She began her scientific training with Prof. Dr. Richard Michaelis, then the leading developmental neurologist in Germany. In 1995, she was appointed as full Professor at the Technical University Munich (Pediatric Neurology), and in 1997, she returned to the Eberhard Karl's University Tübingen, appointed as Medical Director. In the field of neurometabolic disorders, lipid storage disorders are especially dear to Prof. Inge Krägeloh-Mann. Here she is involved in the pioneering work on stem cell therapy and translational research.

A Summary of Academic Positions and Appointments Include:

  • A scientific employee at the University Hospital of Tübingen (1987-1994)
  • C3 - Professor of Paediatrics Technical University of Munich, Head of the Division of Child Neurology, Paediatric Hospital TUM (1995-1997)
  • C4 - Professor and Chair of Paediatrics, Medical Faculty University of Tübingen, Medical Director of the Department of Child Neurology and Developmental Neurology, University Hospital of Tübingen (1997-2020)
  • Executive Medical Director of the Department of Paediatrics, University of Tübingen (2004-2010)
  • Vicepresident of the DGKJ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin) (2016-2018, 2021)
  • President of the DGKJ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin) (2019-2020)