Jörg Bahm

Universitätsklinikum AachenGermany

Born in Nürnberg (D) in 1957 Primary and secondary school (latin- mathematics) in Eupen (B) Bachelor in mathematics and informatics 1978 at RWTH Aachen (D) University Studies of Medecine in Namur (B) and Brussels (B), M.D. 1987 Specialisation in Surgery, Plastic Surgery and Hand Surgery 2000- 2020 Director of the Euregio Reconstructive Microsurgery Unit, Franziskushospital Aachen Germany; since 2020 head of the division for plexus surgery, department for plastic, burn and hand surgery, University Hospital Aachen Germany Since 2006 consultant surgeon for peripheral nerve injury at the Department for Orthopaedics and Traumatology (Director: Professor F. Schuind) at the ULB Erasme University Hospital, Brussels May 2011 PhD (Medical Faculty, ULB Brussels Belgium) with a thesis on: “Changes in rotatory movements of the shoulder after obstetric brachial plexus lesion : clinical condition, surgery, and analysis of objective prognostic factors” Member of the Belgian (BHG) and German (DGH) Association of Hand Surgeons Member of the German Plastic Surgeons Association (DGPRÄC) Member of the german “Nerv Club” and “Narakas club” for brachial plexus surgery Reviewer for “La main”, Journal of Hand Surgery (Eur.) and Eur J for Plastic Surgery Editor of the internet-based Journal for Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Injury. 2010 Vice-President and 2012-2013 President of the Belgian Hand Group Congress President of the FESSH Hand Surgery Congress 2012 in Antwerp (B) 2012- 2013 Council Member of FESSH (Federation of European Societies for Surgery of the Hand), in charge of accreditation purposes and relations with UEMS

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