www.ismissturk.org
Wolfgang RAUSCHNING

MD, PhD

ISMISS Turkey International Faculty
   

Born

1938,  Zinten, Germany

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Academic University Hospital S - 751 85  UPPSALA, Sweden

Phone (+46) 8 - 594 80169
e-mail

rauschning@quicknet.se

   

EDUCATION, TRAINING and DEGREES

 
   
1958 - 1964    Studies at the Faculty of Medicine, Christian Albrecht University of Kiel, Germany
1961           B.Sc., Christian Albrecht University of Kiel, Germany
1964          

M.D. Diploma, Christian Albrecht University of Kiel, Germany

1964       Doctorate Degree at Christian Albrecht University of Kiel (Grade: Magna cum Laude)
1964 - 1967   Internships in Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Gynecology (Western Germany)
1967          

Certification by Licensure (licentia practicandi) in West Germany

1967           Permanent move to Sweden, Marriage to the former Birgitta Andersson, Stockholm
1967 - 1969  

Residency in General Surgery, Kristinehamn, Sweden

1969          

Certification by Licensure (licentia practicandi) in Sweden

1970 - 1972   

Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery, Karlstad, Sweden

1973 - 1974   Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery, Academis University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
1974          

Certified Specialist in General Surgery

1975          

Specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery. Swedish Citizenship

1976 - 1980   

Consultant Surgeon in Rehabilitation Medicine, Mälargården, Sigtuna

1979          

Doctorate Degree at Uppsala University (equivalent to Ph.D.)

1980         

Associate Professor at the Faculty of Medicine, Uppsala University

1980 - 1983   

Visiting Research Associate at the University of Florida, Miami (Jackson Memorial Hospital and Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami)

1983          

Visiting Research Profesor, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

1983 - 1984   

Visiting Research Professor, Leo Rigler Center for Radiological Sciences, Dept of Radiology, UCLA

1985 - 1988   

Associate Teaching Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery, Uppsala University

1986 - 1987   

Co-Investigator and Consultant, "The Brain Mapping Project" Dept. of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego

1987 - present

Visiting Professor and Member of the Computer Graphics Committee, Department of Biological Structure, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle

1988 - 1994   

Research Associate, The Swedish Medical Research Council, Stockholm

1994 - present 

University Lecturer in Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Uppsala University and University Professor in Clinical and Applied Anatomy and Pathology

   

EDITORIAL BOARD MEMBERSHIPS:

 

CLINICAL ANATOMY, Wiley-Liss Publishers, Editor-in-Chief Ronald D. Cahill
EUROPEAN SPINE JOURNAL, Springer Verlag, Heidelberg, Editors Max Aebi and S. Nazarian
JOURNAL OF SPINAL DISORDERS, Raven-Lippincott, New York, Editor D. Spengler
NEUROORTHOPAEDICS, Springer Verlag, Wien, Editors: Henk Verbiest and Andreas Weidner
SPINE, Raven-Lippincott Publishers, Editor-in-Chief James N. Weinstein, Iowa City

   
SOCIETY and COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIPS
AAA        American Association of Anatomists
AACA      American Association of Clinical Anatomists
AANS  American Association of Neurological Surgeons
ABS       American Back Society (corresponding member)
BACA      British Association of Clinical Anatomists
BSS British Scoliosis Society (honorary corresponding member)
CSRS Cervical Spine Research Society [European Section] (founding member)
CSRS  Cervical Spine Research Society (U.S.A.)
ESCA   European Society of Clincal Anatomists
ESS      

European Spine Society (founding member)

ESNR     

European Society of Neuroradiology

GANS

German Association of Neurosurgery (honorary member)

IITS

International Intradiscal Therapy Society

ISS      

International Skeletal Society

ISMISS   

International Society for Minimal Intervention in Spinal Surgery

ISSLS    

International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine

NOF      

Nordic Orthopaedic Federation (Nordisk Ortopedisk Förening)

NASS    

North American Spine Society (corresponding member)

NASS     

North American Spine Society (Nomenclature Committee)

SICOT    

Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologie

SRS      

Scoliosis Research Society Committee on Spinal Metastases

SSA      

Spine Society of Australia (corresponding member)

GW        Gesellschaft für Wirbelsäulenchirurgie
   

HONORS and AWARDS

 

Magna Cum Laude Award; "Kalksalzgehalt der sogenannten osteoiden Säume: Vergleichende histologische und autoradiographische Untersuchungen"., (Department of Radiology. Supervisor Prof. Friedrich Heuck), (Calcium Deposits in Osteoid Tissue: Correlative Histilogical and Autoradiographic Investigations). Doctoral Thesis at the Christian Albrecht University, Kiel, 1964

American Roentgen Ray Society Award Winning Paper "High Resolution Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee Joint: Normal Anatomy". Am J Roentgenol 145: 895-902, 1985

Clinical Science Award "Magnetic Resonance Imaging as a Tool for Evaluation of Traumatic Knee Injuries". Anatomical and Pathoanatomical Correlations. Am J Sports Med 14: 361-370, 1986

American Roentgen Ray Society's Executive Council Award Paper "MR Imaging of the Lumbar Spine: Anatomic Correlations and the Effect of Technical Variations". Am J Radiol 14: 1203-1206, 1993

Harrington Memorial Lectureship "Computerized Spinal Imaging and the Renaissance of Segmental Anatomy", Presidential Guest Lecture presented at the Scoliosis Research Society, San Diego, 1985

Gordon Armstrong Memorial Lectureship "New Frontiers in Anatomy, Research and Electronic Teaching of Anatomy", Special Guest Lecture, Gordon Armstrong Symposium, Ottawa Civic Hospital

Magna cum Laude Award "MRI of the Brainstem and Cranial Nerves", American Society of Neuroradiology, New Orleans, 1985

Japanese Orthopaedic Research Society Award Lecture "Diagnostic Imaging and the Renaissance of Gross Anatomy", Presidential Keynote Lecture. Kyoto, August 1992

Lord Flory and Dorothy Mortlock Memorial Lectureships "Surgical and Imaging Anatomy of the Spine", Faculty of Medicine, University of Adelaide, August 1992

Greg Houghton Memorial Lecture "Pitfalls and Complications in Spinal Surgery", British Scoliosis Society Meeting, Windermere, March 1995

1992 Volvo Award in Basic Science "Vertebral Burst Fractures: An Experimental, Morphologic and Radiographic Study", Fredricksson BE, Edwards WT, Rauschning W, Bayley JC and Yuan HA, Spine 17: 1012-1021, 1992

Inaugural Sir George Bedbrook Memorial Lectureship MEDWA (Medical Research Fund of Western Australia), Neuromuscular Research Institute (ANRI), University of Western Australia, Perth, December 1994

Appointed Examiner in Clinical Anatomy by The Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh, Panel Member, July 1995, Edinburgh (FRCS Ed)

F. G. Allan Memorial Lecture (The Naughton Dunn Club) "Metastatic Bone Lesions in Spinal Breast Cancer", Birmingham, May 1996

SPINE 2000 (honorary president) International Interdisciplinary World Congress on Spinal Surgery, Berlin, September 2000 (President Professor Mario Brock, M.D., Dr. h.c.)