Dr. Peter Themann
Dr. Peter Themann is Head Physician at the Tharandter Wald Clinic in Hetzdorf near Dresden. The clinic is certified as a Parkinson's special clinic.
Before that, Dr. Themann was at the Max Plank Institute for Experimental Medicine in Göttingen; Focus on the pharmacology of the dopamine, serotonin and endorphin systems in the CNS.
Mag. MA Ursula Löwe
Lecturer at the Sigmund Freud University Vienna - Faculty of Psychotherapy Sciences. Work and research focus: Coping with illness through artistic-dance therapy offers for people with Parkinson's. Art therapist Master of Arts MA. Dance and movement therapist. Anthropologist Mag. Speaker / trainer for health promotion and resilience.
Works in private practice in Vienna, as well as in the health center Schloss Prugg, long-term collaboration with Parkinson Patient Association Vienna, as well as active for Caritas, Jugend am Werk, patient association groups in the field of therapeutic art therapy (dance, music and expression) with people with disabilities.
Prof. Dr. med. Jan Vesper
Prof. Dr. med. Jan Vesper is head of the Center for Neuromodulation at the University Medical Center Düsseldorf (UKD).
His clinical as well as scientific focus is on functional neurosurgery, especially deep brain stimulation and the treatment of chronic neuropathic and nociceptive pain.
Prof. Dr. Burkhard Gustorff
Univ.-Prof. Dr. Burkhard GUSTORFF is head of the department for anesthesia, intensive care and pain medicine at the Ottakring Clinic (formerly Wilhelminenspital) in Vienna. He has been active in pain therapy and pain research for over 20 years. The focus is on neuropathic pain, pain diagnosis using QST and invasive pain therapy. He has a lot of experience in postgraduate education and university teaching and is considered to be a mediator between the current state of research and clinical practice.