Dr Simon qualified at the Christian Albrechts University in Kiel , Germany , the Harvard Medical School , USA and the Hannover Medical School , Germany , where he experienced as a cardiac and thoracic surgeon .
He acquired his Doctorate at the Christian Albrechts University and holds a Higher Doctorate of Medicine at the Hannover Medical School .
In 2009-2010 he was the director at European Academy for Organ Transplantation ( EUCAT ) at the Incorporated Research and Treatment Center ( funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research ) found at the Hannover Medical School , Hannover , Germany , founded 2009 .
- Complex cardiac surgery
- Total arterial revascularisation
- Bypass Surgery
- Valve Surgery
- Ventricular assist devices (artificial hearts)
- Critical care
- Heart and leart-lung transplantation
- Minimally invasive lung transplantation
- Extra corporeal life support
As well as being a reviewer for a number of international peer-reviewed journals, Dr Simon is a member of numerous international boards and scientific advisory committees. He is invited frequently as a lecturer.
Dr Simon is the founder and President of “HeartHelp”, a charitable non-government organisation that provides cardiac surgery for adults in developing countries in Africa.
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