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Helmar Lehmann

Work-up for diseases of the peripheral nervous system

Helmar Lehmann, MD

Helmar C. Lehmann, is Professor of Neurology of the Medical Faculty University Cologne and Director of the Department of Neurology, Leverkusen, Germany. He received clinical training at the Department of Neurology in Düsseldorf.

In 2004 and 2008-2009, Lehmann completed a postdoctoral research fellowship in the Neuromuscular Division, Department of Neurology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA. Research interests are pathogenesis and treatment of acquired peripheral nerve diseases. Lehmann received research awards from the Peripheral Nerve Society, the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf and the German Association for Muscular Disorders. His research was funded by the German Research Foundation (DFG), the Else Kröner-Fresenius Foundation and the GBS/CIDP Foundation International.