Prof. Dr. D.W. Krieger completed medical school and the neurology
residency in Germany 1978-1990. During his career, his research focus
has been including neurocritical, acute stroke management and
cerebrovascular diseases. His clinical competencies include
all fields of neurology, neuroimaging , neurooncology and endovascular procedures.
During his career Prof. Krieger trained numerous residents and
fellows in Europe, the United States and the Middle East. He has
authored more than 150 peer reviewed papers and 2 books. He remains very
active in the academic lecture circle. Currently he
is also involved in pre-hospital and hospital optimization of stroke
emergency care in Dubai as well as the development of telemedicine
solutions to access underserved areas, such as in Eastern Europe, Turkey
Middle East and Africa. Together with Prof. Dr.
Ralf A. Kockro at Hirlanden, Zürich an international referral and
patient-care cooperation - focused on complex neurosurgical cases -
between the United Arab Emirates and Switzerland has been established.