Citizens' and Patients' Advisory Board

The DZD Citizens' and Patients' Advisory Board advises the DZD on translational research strategy and on research projects from the perspective of citizens and patients. The board consists of seven members. Semi-annual advisory board meetings are held with presentations and discussions on relevant topics.

Board members

From left to right: H. Bischoff, E. Pozsar, K. Seyffarth, N. Irmer, M. Meinhardt-Schönfeld. © DZD/Matthias Balk

Hansgünter Bischoff

Christa Froitzhuber (not in picture)

Dr. Christian Hirmer (not in picture)

Nicola Irmer

Marian Meinhardt-Schönfeld

Erika Pozsar

Karin Seyffarth


July 3, 2023

  • LECTURE "DZD Core Data Set for Clinical Trials"
  • DISCUSSION on optimizing patient involvement: appropriate tools

November 7, 2022

  • LECTURE "Patient-oriented communication at"
  • DISCUSSION about features, contents and further aspects of

July 6, 2022

  • LECTURE "Clinical Studies"
  • DISCUSSION of the planned LIFETIME study


Dr. Astrid Glaser


+49 (0)89 3187-1619

Dr. Daniela Kaspar


+49 (0)89 3187-43910