Peter Berlit MD, FAAN, FANA, FAAEM

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Neurologie

Peter Berlit, M.D. is the secretary general of the German Society of Neurology in Berlin, Germany. He made his medical degree (MD) at the University of Marburg, Germany in 1976, followed by a neurology residency at the university hospital in Heidelberg (FMH 1992).In 1985 venia docendi (associate professor) in Neurology, University of Heidelberg, and from 1985 to 1992 Professor and Vice-Chair, Neurology Dept., University Hospital, Mannheim. In 1990, visiting professorship at the Department of Rheumatology, University of California, San Diego, USA. From 1992 through 2017 Professor of Neurology and Chair, Neurology Department, Alfried Krupp Hospital, Essen Germany. Since 2018 secretary general of the German Society of Neurology, Berlin.
Expertise in general neurology, neuroimmunology, stroke, and peripheral nerve diseases.
Memberships/awards: European Academy of Neurology, American Academy of Neurology, American Neurological Association, American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Publications: more than 300 articles. Several teaching books (selection):
Memorix spezial-Neurologie. VCH Weinheim 1990, 1991, 1994, 2006, 2009, 2014
Klinische Neurologie. VCH Weinheim 1992; McGraw Hill Milano 1994
Vasculitis, Rheumatic Disease and the Nervous System. Springer Berlin 1993
Basiswissen Neurologie. Springer Berlin 1994, 1996, 1998, 2001, 2007, 2009, 2013
Klinische Neurologie. Lehrbuch für Fachärzte. Springer Berlin 1999, 2006, 2011, 2018
Neurologie und Innere Medizin interdisziplinär. Thieme Stuttgart 2004, 2010