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Prof. Dr. Engelbert Knosp

Prof. Dr. Engelbert Knosp

Education

1979 - 86 Neurosurgical training in the Department of Neurosurgery, Vienna.
Scholarships with special interest in skullbase surgery with Prof. M. Samii in Hannover,
Pituitary surgery with Prof. E. Laws in Washington and in cerebrovascular surgery with Prof. G.Yasargil in Zürich.


Professional Affiliations

1987 Assistant Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery, Medical University of Vienna
1989 – 91 Associate Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery, Medical University of Vienna
1991 - 94 Professor (C3) and Vice director Department of Neurosurgery in Mainz (Germany)
1994 - 2002 Director of the Department of Neurosurgery Donauspital in Vienna
2002- 2018 Professor and Chairman at the Neurosurgical Department of the Medical University of Vienna

Memberships

  • Member of the Austrian Society of Neurosurgery (ÖGN)
  • Member of the Austrian Society of Endocrinology and
    Metabolism (OEGES)
  • Member of the German Academy of Neurosurgery (GANS)
  • Past President of the Austrian Society for Neurosurgery
  • Delegate of the Austrian Society of Neurosurgery to
  • European Association of Neurological Societies (EANS)
  • Delegate of the Austrian Society of Neurosurgery to the
  • World Federation of the Neurological Societies (WFNS)
  • Founding member of the World Academy of Neurological
    Surgeons (WANS)
  • Vice Chairmen of the Endocrinology Committee of WFNS
  • Chairman of the Neuroendocrine Committee of the
  • World Federation of Neurosurgery (WFNS)
  • Member of the International Society of Pituitary Surgeon
    (ISPS)
  • Founding member of the International Society of Minimal
    Invasive Techniques (MINT)
  • Member of the Korean Neurosurgical Society
  • Member of the Brazilian Academy of Neurosurgery
  • 2014 - 16 President of the World Academy of Neurological
    Surgery(WANS)