Brigitte Hermann, MD (AT)

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Business address:
Department of Medical Geriatrics
Albert Schweitzer Clinic
Geriatric Healthcare Centers of the City of Graz
Albert Schweitzer Gasse 36
8020 Graz, Austria
Tel.: +4331670601307
E-mail: brigitte.herman­n (at) stadt.graz­.at

Graduations and education:
2012 specialist in geriatrics
2006 specialist in internal medicine
1989 general practitioner
1984 MD (Medical University, Graz)

since 10/2009 Head of “Department of medical geriatrics", Albert Schweitzer Clinic of the Geriatric Healthcare Centers, Graz (120 beds)
11/2008–04/2009 Temporary leader of the geriatric day care unit (geriatric rehabilitation)
07/2007–10/2009 Development of medical and palliative geriatrics at Albert Schweitzer Clinic
since 10/2007 Deputy Medical Director of Albert Schweitzer Clinic (325 beds, three departments)
07/1999–05/2007 Fellowship in Internal Medicine and Palliative Care (Department of Internal Medicine in Community Hospital and Department of Oncology /Palliative Care Unit , Medical University, Graz); Development of the first Mobile Palliative Care Support Team in Graz
1993–2000 General practitioner, outdoor office in Graz
1993–1994 Office assistant (including accounting)
1991–1992 Hospital physician (Department of Internal Medicine, private hospital, St. Radegund)
1990–1991 School doctor
1984–1989 Rotating residency in various community hospitals, Styria

Additional trainings and skills:
Diploma in:
2008 Geriatrics
2003 Palliative Medicine
2000 Emergency medicine
1999 Medical Psychotherapy
1988 Acupuncture

2009 University Course for medical leadership
2007Course in basics of quality management (KTQ)

Austrian Society for Geriatrics and Gerontology (ÖGGG)
Austrian Society for Palliative Care (OPG)