em. Prof. Dr. med.

Gerhard Opelz

Gerhard Opelz

Corresponding Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences abroad since 2003

  • Institut für Immunologie, Universitätsklinikum Heidelberg


Research Areas:

  • Medical-Theoretical Sciences, Pharmacy
  • Transplantation medicine
  • Immunology
  • Epidemiology



Selected Memberships:

  • The Transplantation Society
  • Deutsche Transplantationsgesellschaft
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Immunologie
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Immungenetik

Selected Prizes:

  • Paul I. Terasaki Clinical Science Award of the American Society for Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics
  • Gold Medal of the Catalan Society of Transplantation
  • Ceppellini Lecture of the European Federation for Immunogenetics
  • Hans Grosse-Wilde Award der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Immungenetik