Central German Mental Health Center

Lars Timmermann

Lars Timmermann

Prof. Dr. med., Dept. Neurology, UMR, and CMBB

Current position
Professor and Chair, Dept. Neurology, UMR
Role within partner site
Representative Faculty

Relevant work experience
2010-2020
DFG Clinical Research Group 219, coordinator
2015-2019
European Movement Disorders Society, Executive Committee Member
2016
German Neurological Society, Member of the Guidelines Committee
2012
International Movement Disorders Society, Executive Committee Member and Section Head Deep Brain Stimulation, “Non-Motor Study Group”

Professional background
since 2016
Professor and Chair, Dept. of Neurology, UMR
2014-2016
Professorship “Movement Disorders” Dept. of Neurology, University Hospital Cologne
2010-2014
Professorship by the German Research Foundation (DFG) as Leader of the Clinical Research Group 219, Cologne
2008-2010
Professorship “Movement Disorders” University of Cologne
2007
Habilitation and board examination “Neurology”, Düsseldorf University
2005
Board examination “Neurology”, Düsseldorf University
2002
Clinical elective “Movement Disorders” National Institute of Neurology, University College London, UK
2000
Dissertation, Dr. med., Kiel University
1999
Approbation as a medical doctor, Kiel University

Main research foci
  • Pathophysiology of movement disorders in general and Parkinson’s disease with special emphasis on non-motor psychiatric problems
  • Neuromodulation in neuropsychiatric disorders (e.g. Tourette, Parkinson)
  • Multi-modal characterization of brain (dys-)function (e.g. EEG, MRI)