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Prof. Dr. Eckhard Schönau


Prof. Dr. Eckhard Schoenau is medical director of the UniReha GmbH and consultant at the Children’s Hospital University of Cologne, Germany responsible for the management of the polyclinic for general pediatrics since 1991.



He graduated from medical school in Erlangen, Germany in 1986 followed by specialist training for pediatric and adolescent medicine at the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Luebeck, Germany.

In 1999 he was appointed Professor at the University of Cologne. On the basis of extensive research in the area of ​​musculoskeletal diseases, Prof. Schoenau established the Rehabilitation Center "Queen Rania Rehabilitation Center" for children and adolescents with reduced mobility "Auf die Beine" at the University Hospital Cologne, Germany in 2006 and is medical director since then.

The management of the Center for Prevention and Rehabilitation, UniReha GmbH (100% subsidiary of the University Hospital of Cologne) followed in 2008. He has presented her research nationally and internationally (161 original papers, 57 reviews, 51 book chapters).

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