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Professor Anselm Gerhard Maria Jünemann, MD, F.E.B.O.

Chairman and Medical Director

Department for Ophthalmology

University Medicine Rostock
University of Rostock
Doberaner Straße 140
18057 Rostock

Tel.:                 ++49 381 494 8501
FAX:               ++49 381 494 8502


Education and Degrees
2000                         Habilitation (“Privatdozent”) for Ophthalmology

1995                         Fellow European Board of Ophthalmology (F.E.B.O.), Milan

1995                         International Basic Science Assessment Test in Ophthalmology

1995                         Board of Ophthalmology (Inclusion in the Specialist registry)

1990                         Medical thesis in anatomy – doctoral degree Dr. med.

1982 – 1985              Student assistant, Institute of Anatomy, University of Münster, Germany

1980 – 1986              Medical school, University of Münster, Germany

1980 – 1981              Music pedagogy at the University of Music, Münster, Germany


Academic and professional apointments

since 2015

Guest Professorship at the English Devision, Medical University Lublin

since 7/2014

Chairman of the Department of Ophhtalmology, University of Rostock

since 2013

Faculty member of ESASO


Visiting Professorship at Trinity College, University of Dublin

2009 – 2015

Guest Professor at the Department of Ophthalmology of the Tadaeusz Krwawicz , Medical University Lublin, Poland

2006 – 2014

Assistant Medical Director (“Geschäftsführender Oberarzt”) at the Department of Ophthalmology, University Erlangen, Germany


appointment as extracurricular Professor of Ophthalmology

1996 – 2014

On duty Senior Physician (“Oberarzt”) at the Department of Ophthalmology, University Erlangen, Germany

1992/93, 1995/96

Research fellowship, Clinical Research Group „Glaucoma” of the German Science Foundation (DFG) (DFG Na 55/6-1,2)

1989 – 1996

Residency, Department of Ophthalmology, University Erlangen, Germany

1987 – 1988

Residency, Institute of Pathology, University Münster, Germany

Main scientific interest

  • Glaucoma
  • Pathogenesis and therapy of glaucoma
  • Function, morphology and imaging in early diagnosis of glaucoma
  • Pseudoexfoliation syndrome
  • Surgical therapy of glaucoma, retinal and congenital diseases



  • more than 210 articles in peer-reviewed journals
  • author/coauthor of more than 10 book chapters


Society Memberships

  • German Ophthalmological Society (DOG)
  • Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO)
  • European Association for Vision and Eye Research (EVER)
  • European Glaucoma Society (EGS)
  • International Society of Clinical Electrophysiology of Vision (ISCEV)
  • European VitreoRetinal Society
  • German Retinal Society

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