Curriculum vitae Prof. Dr. med. Hajo Hamer, MHBA

Department of Neurology

Head of Department:
Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. Stefan Schwab

Epilepsy Centre

Spokesman: OA Prof. Dr. med. Hajo Hamer

Prof.  Dr. med.  Hajo Hamer, MHBA
Spokesman, Epilepsy Centre
Staff, Department of Neurology

phone: +49 9131 85-39116
fax: +49 9131 85-36469

Personal Details:

Prof. Dr. Hajo Martinus Hamer, MD, MHBA

Educational Details:

1986 - 1993
Medical School Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg/Germany

Graduated November 5th, 1993

2009 - 2011
Master of Health Business Administration (MHBA)
Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg /Germany
Graduated October 7th, 2011

Academical Achievements:

- Habilitation:
Title:    Seizure semiology and classification of epilepsies of children and adults under the special consideration of the clinical relevance and pathophysiology of seizure activity in the primary motor cortex
Graduation on May 21th, 2003

- Board certification in Neurology: April 21st, 2003

- November 2006 – March 2011
Associate Professorship at the Philipps-University Marburg/Germany

- April 2011 - ongoing
Professorship for Epileptology at the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg/Germany


Dec. 1, 1993 - Aug. 31, 1996
Internship/Residency at the Department of Neurology University of Marburg/Germany

Sept. 1, 1996 - Aug. 31, 1998
Fellowship in Epileptology/Clinical Neurophysiology at the Department of Neurology;
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation; Cleveland/USA; Head: H.O. Lüders, M.D., Ph.D.

Sept 1, 1998 - Dec 31, 2002      
Residency; Department of Neurology/Epilepsy Center; University of Marburg/Germany; Head: Prof. Dr. W. Oertel

Jan 01, 2003 - Mar 31, 2011
Staff / Consultant (incl. Section head of ultrasound lab and co-coordinator of the Interdisciplinary Epilepsy Center);  Department of Neurology;  University of Marburg/Germany; Head: Prof. Dr. W. Oertel

01.04.2011 - ongoing
Spokesman, Epilepsy Centre
Staff, Department of Neurology; Universitätsklinikum Erlangen/Germany;
Head: Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. S. Schwab


Since 1999                               
Member of the German Chapter of the International League against Epilepsy

Since 2000
Member of the German "Gesellschaft für klinische Neurophysiologie" 

Since 2000
Member of the German Society for the presurgical epilepsy evaluation and surgical epilepsy therapy

Since 2004
Member of the German Society of Ultrasound in Medicine

Since 2006
Member of the German Society of Neurology

Since 2017
President of the ILAE - German Chapter                               

Reviewer for

American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry; Brain; Brain Behavior Immunity; Clinical Neurophysiology; Critical Care Medicine; Epilepsia; Epilepsy Research; Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs; Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology; Neurology; Neuropathology; Neurosurgery; Neurosurgical Reviews; Pediatric Drugs; PLOSone; Seizure