Education | Work Experiences

Board certified for Infectious Diseases in 2005 (Medical Board Westfalen-Lippe)

Operating in a Private Clinic in Bielefeld since 1998

Board certified in Tropical Medicine since 1997 (Medical Board Westfalen-Lippe)

Assistant Professor, Institute for Tropical Medicine, Travel Medicine and Human Parasitology University of Tübingen 1991 to 1992

Fellowships in foreign countries: South America 1973 and 1975, Tanzania 1980/81, USA 1987-89 and 1992-93

Specialisation in Internal Medicine since 1987 (Medical Board Berlin)

Resident and Senior Resident and Fellow, Institute of Tropical Medicine and Infectious Diseases, Ludwig-Maximilian-University of Munich and Rudolf Virchow-Klinikum, Free University of Berlin from 1978 to 1987

Doctor of Medicine, Technical University Munich (1977)

Medical Exams University of Munich (1976)


Board certified for Infectious Diseases 2005 by the German Medical Board Westfalen-Lippe

Board certified for Tropical Medicine 1997 by the German Medical Board Westfalen-Lippe

Board certified for Internal Medicine 1987 by the German Medical Board Berlin

Board certified for General Medicine 1978 by the German Medical Board Munich

Certification | Cooperations

Continuing education, Medical Board Westfalen-Lippe since 10/31/2002

Certificate for Travel Medicine of the German Society of Tropical Medicine and Global Health (DTG)

DTG certificate “occupational stay in the Tropics and Subtropics in countries with special climatic and infection risks

Official Partner of the Robert Koch-Institute for the Sentinel-Surveillance-Project “Surveillance of Imported Infections in Germany” (SIMPID)


International Society for Travel Medicine (ISTM)

German Society for Infectious Disease (DGI)

German Society for Tropical Medicine and Global Health (DTG): board member of the society since 2014´, representing the members in private practice.

German Society for Travel Medicine (DFR)

Continuing Education | Lectures | Publications

Yearly Participation at the International Sommerschool ,,Infectious Disease Epidemiology”, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld since 1998

Yearly Lectures for Certified Courses for Physicians for Travel Medicine, Vaccinations, Imported Infections and Migrant´s Health

Lectures at the School of Public Health for the Course ,,Infectious Disease Epidemiology” at Bielefeld University Publications for Travel Medicine and Infectious Diseases in Scientific Journals

Coauthor of several at Scientific Publication to Health of Migrants and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Coauthor of several Book Chapters in ,,Infektionsepidemiologie” published 2003, and ,,Infections Disease Epidemiology” published 2010. Springer Verlag, Germany and Springer International

Publications and Lectures about online tools for Occupational Health Management and Health Monitoring.


Gobina Mahendran 2011 got the award for “Best trainee” in medical assistence

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