Dr. Jörg Mahlich, Head of Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Johnson & Johnson, Germany
We are very much looking forward to welcoming Dr. Mahlich back to the Summer University in 2020. Dr. Mahlich provides a pharmaceutical industry perspective on opportunities and challenges in health care.
Jörg Mahlich is head of Health Economics and Outcomes Research at Janssen pharmaceutical companies of Johnson and Johnson in Germany. In addition, he is lecturer of Health Economics at the Economics Department of the University of Vienna and research affiliate at the Düsseldorf Institute for Competition Economics (DICE) of the University of Düsseldorf, Germany. Previously, he held different positions in industry and consulting in Austria, Germany, and Japan. He is interested in global pharmaceutical economics and policy. Jörg graduated in economics from the University of Kiel, Germany and holds a doctoral degree in economics from the University of Vienna, Austria.
Nils Dudenhöfer, MSc, MA, Strategic Development, Fresenius Medical Care
JLU alumnus Nils Dudenhoefer returns to the International Summer University in 2020 and provides first hand insights into MedTech innovation and regulation. Nils presents a fascinating vision of the future of transplantation, including ex vivo organ perfusion and ideas for an unlimited supply of organs.
Nils Dudenhoefer is a health economist in the Lung and Heart Team at Fresenius Medical Care. He completed his undergraduate Economics at Justus Liebig University Giessen, followed by his post-graduate studies at both University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and Justus Liebig University Giessen where he conducted cost benefit analyses of pharmaceuticals. Afterwards, he started his career as an M&A and Restructuration Consultant where he earned his first experiences in the Life Science Industry. After a successful M&A deal, Nils switched from consultancy directly to MedTech Industry where he worked on integration processes as well as in business development topics.
Currently, he is a Strategic Development Manager at Fresenius Medical Care. In this role, he is shaping the company’s overall business strategy with a specific view on Heart and Lung.
Dr. Holger Repp, MD and Dr. Johannes Lang, Faculty of Medicine, Justus Liebig University
Dr. Repp and Dr. Lang specialize in Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality systems for transformative medical education. They analyze new AR/VR applications, both for a better medical training and for a better adherence by patients. As part of their lecture, you will walk through bones and get a better understanding of the pathology of Rheumatoid Arthritis. You will have the opportunity to wear an aging suit and you will feel like you were 70.
Dr. Holger Repp, MD, is a pharmacologist with 25+ years of lab research experience. Dr. Johannes Lang is a physicist. They are the heads of the science and technology curriculum of the medical faculty at Justus Liebig University.
More speakers will be added continuously from now on - stay tuned!