Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Klaus Zerres Elected as President of the German Society of Human Genetics

16/07/2012

The German Society of Human Genetics (GfH) has elected Professor Klaus Zerres, Chair of Human Genetics at RWTH Aachen, as president. The German Society of Human Genetics is the largest human genetic professional association in Europ, with about 1000 members. It supports science and research, is involved in further training and education, publishes statements, and develops guidelines. Its goal is the comprehensive effective and qualitatively valuable care of humans with genetic or rare diseases in Germany.