Holger J Schünemann, MD, PhD

Research Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine

Contact Information

McMaster University
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Phone: 905-525-9140 x24931
Fax: 443-339-0565
Email: schuneh@mcmaster.ca

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Research Interests: evidence based medicine, presenting evidence, measuring health related quality of life, levels of evidence, strength of recommendations, guidelines, lung function, nutrition and oxidative stress, decision making COPD


PhD, University at Buffalo, Epidemiology & Community Health, 2000

MS, University at Buffalo, Epidemiology, 1997

Dmed, Doctor medicinae, Hannover Medical School, Germany, 1994

MD, Hannover Medical School, Germany, 1993

Professional Training

Medical Residency, Combined Residency in Internal Medicine and General Preventive Medicine, Departments of Medicine and Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, 1997-2000

Postdoctoral Fellow, Lung Biology Research Program, Department of Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Division, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1994-1996

Residency, Internal and Pulmonary Medicine, Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Division, Hannover Medical School, Germany, 1994-1996

revised: 2011.10.24