Dr. Guenter Froeschl

Dr Guenter Froeschl is a medical doctor and specialist in infectious diseases and tropical medicine, and a senior lecturer and researcher at the Division of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine (DIDTM) of the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU), Munich, Germany. He has earned a Master’s Degree in International Health at KIT, Amsterdam in 2007/2008.

As head of the Teaching & Training Unit at the DIDTM, he has been responsible for establishing the PhD Program Medical Research – International Health as first PhD program at the Medical Faculty of LMU Munich, followed by the establishment of the Diploma Course in Tropical Medicine and International Health (DTMIH), of numerous advanced modules, and the Master of Science in International Health (starting fall 2018). In 2015 the DIDTM became a full member of the tropEd network. He is currently Executive Committee member of the tropEd network, and has therefore proceeded from being a tropEd alumnus into the position of a tropEd representative. At the same time he is a board member of the CIHLMU Center for International Health at LMU Munich and of the humanitarian organization Médecins du Monde, Germany. He has been employed by different humanitarian organizations for missions mostly on the African continent, dealing with health system strengthening, infectious disease management programs and working with refugee populations in different settings.

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