Prof. Dr. med. Khusru Asadullah, M.D.
Date of birth: 4/19/1967 Berlin, East Germany, German nationality, Married, two children
Professional and academic positions
Head of Target Discovery (Vice-President), BayerScheringPharma, Member of the Global Drug Discovery Project Review Committee.
Head of the Therapeutic Research Group Immunology and Inflammation (Vice President level). Since January 2007 based at the US research site in Richmond, USA. Member of the Global Drug Discovery Management Committee, BayerScheringPharma
Haed of the Corporate Research Business Area Inflammation, Schering AG and Member of the Corporate Research Management Team
Head of Corporate Research Business Area Dermatology, Schering AG and Member of the Corporate Research Management Team (from November 2002 to June 2003 on site presence at Berlex Bioscience, USA to create a dermatology research department)
Head of Experimental Dermatology, Berlin, Schering AG
Habilitation / "Private Dozent" (Asst. Professor) for Dermatology at Humboldt University of Berlin, Germany
Head of Cytokine Research Group (interdisciplinary-immunology group) at the Department of Dermatology, Charité Medical School
Resident / Fellow at the Department of Dermatology (Head Prof. W. Sterry), Charité Medical School, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
Resident at the Department of Medical Immunology (head Prof. R. von Baehr), Charité Medical School, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
Professor of Medicine at the Charité - Berlin Medical School
Graduation Advanced Management Program (AMP), Harvard Business School, MA
Board certified consultant for Immunology
Board certified consultant for Dermatology and Allergology
Dissertation (Dr. med.)
Pre-registration period in USA, Switzerland, England and Austria
Medical Diploma (Dipl. Med. / M.D.)
Student of medicine at Medical School (Charité), Humboldt University Berlin, distinction "Best medical student"
Pre-medical year, work at Intensive Care Unit, Dept. of Medicine Potsdam General Hospital
Polytechnical school and senior High School, Potsdam and Berlin, Germany
Editorial and review responsibilities
Management and leadership expirence
Build up and headed a department with overall responsibility for the work of about 100 FTEs in research projects in Germany and the USA. Responsibility for a function with a budget of 26 Mio € and 110 FTEs. Chaired a project on translational medicine, initiated and headed a project for globalisation, established and headed a multi-national management team. Developed a concept for merging two departments (inflammation and immunology research) and started to implement. Member of several international management boards. Initiation and supervision of several clinical, preclinical and translational studies.