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The Scientific Advisory Board supports the Executive Board and the Board of Trustees in the implementation of the Foundation’s purpose in accordance with § 12 of the Foundation’s Articles of Association: it advises the Foundation on the awarding of research contracts and reviews the submissions for the annual Research Prize . The members of the Advisory Board are appointed by the Executive Board. There are 11 members of the committee:

Prof. Dr. Christian Dobel, Dipl. Psych.
Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board

Professorship for Experimental ENT Science at the
ENT Clinic of the Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Volker Kratzsch, MD, MBA
Deputy Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board

Medical Director and Chief Physician of the Dept. Hearing impairment, tinnitus and dizziness disorders, HELIOS Clinic, Bad Grönenbach

Prof. Dr. med. habl. Gerhard Goebel
Tinnitus Hyperacusis Center Prien

Prof. Dr. med. Gerhard Hesse
Head physician of the Tinnitus Clinic Dr. Hesse, Bad Arolsen

Prof. Dr. med. Claas Lahmann
Medical Director of the Department of Mental Health Services,
Clinic for Psychosomatic Medicine and Psychotherapy,
Freiburg University Hospital

Eberhard Biesinger, MD
ENT Center Traunstein

Anett Reißhauer, MD
Senior physician, physical medicine and rehabilitation
Charité – University Medicine Berlin

Prof. Dr. med. Matthias Rose
Director of the Medical Clinic with a focus on psychosomatics
Charité – University Medicine Berlin

Prof. Dr. med. Peter Vajkoczy
Director of the Neurosurgical Clinic
Charité – University Medicine Berlin

Prof. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Torsten Zuberbier
Director Institute of Allergology
Charité – University Medicine Berlin