Short CV/Education and training

  • 1971 – 1978
    Studies of Medicine Eberhard Karls University Tübingen

  • 1975 – 1976
    Studies of Medicine at the University of Lausanne (DAAD)

  • 1978

  • 1978 – 1994
    Scientific employee at the University Hospital. of Tübingen

  • 1978 – 1979
    Postgraduate scholarship Hôpital St. Vincent de Paul in Paris (Dr. Jean Aicardi)

  • 1989 – 1992
    BMBF funded study on epidemiology, nosology and etiology of bilateral spastic cerebral palsy in Southwest Germany and West Sweden (head Prof. Dr. R. Michaelis)

  • 1992 – 1994
    DFG scholarship (Habilitationsstipendium), 9/93-6/94 John F. Kennedy Institute Copenhagen (Prof. H.C. Lou)

  • 1994
    Habilitation in Paediatrics, University of Tübingen

  • 1995 – 1997
    C3 – Professor of Paediatrics Technical University of Munich, Head of the Division of Child Neurology, Paediatric Hospital TUM

  • Since 1997
    C4 – Professor of Paediatrics, Medical Faculty University of Tübingen, Medical Director of the Department of Child Neurology and Developmental Neurology, University Hospital of Tübingen

  • 2004 – 2010
    Executive Medical Director of the Department of Paediatrics, University of Tübingen

Selected publications

  • Krägeloh-Mann I. (2008) Paediatric neurology: traditional opinions revisited. Lancet Neurol. 7(1):16-8.

  • Platt MJ, Cans C, Johnson A, Surman G, Topp M, Torrioli MG, Krägeloh-Mann I. (2007). Trends in cerebral palsy among infants of very low birthweight (<1500g) or born prematurely (<32 weeks) in 16 European centres: a database study. Lancet 369: 43-50

  • Pavlova M, Marconato F, Sokolov A, Braun C, Birbaumer N, Krägeloh-Mann I. (2006) Periventricular leukomalacia specifically affects cortical MEG response to biological motion. Ann Neurol. 59(2):415-9.

  • Krägeloh-Mann, I. (2004). Imaging of early brain injury and cortical plasticity. Experimental Neurology 190: S84-S90.

  • Staudt M, Gerloff C, Grodd W, Holthausen H, Niemann G, Krageloh-Mann I. (2004): Reorganization in congenital hemiparesis acquired at different gestational ages. Ann Neurol 56(6):854-63.

Selected projects

  • Member of the team management of Surveillance of Cerebral Palsy in Europe (SCPE), funded by the EU, since 1998

  • Head of a subproject of the research network, funded by the German Research Foundation, DFG, SFB 550 (Erkennen, Lokalisieren, Handeln), 2000 – 2009

  • Head of a subproject of LEUKONET, funded by the BMBF, since 2009 Deputy Coordinator, 2003 – 2011

  • Member of the CIN (Centre for Integrative Neuroscience), Tübingen, since 2007

  • Member of the Fondation Motrice, Paris, 2007 – 2012

  • Board member of the research network, funded by the German Research Foundation, DFG, SFB 833 (Bedeutungskonstitution), since 2009

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

Member of the board – Societies

  • DGKJ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder und Jugendmedizin) elected board member

  • EPNS (European Pediatric Neurology Societies) Secretary 2006 – 2009, head scientific committee since 2010

  • GNP (Gesellschaft für Neuropädiatrie)

  • ESMRN (European Society of Magnetic Resonace in Neuropediatrics)

  • EACD (European Society of Childhood Disabilities) 1999 – 2006

Additional qualifications

  • Professor of Pediatrics and chair

  • executive medical director


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