Hans Konrad Biesalski is FluteDoc
Hans Konrad Biesalski, born in 1949 in Marburg, initially studied physics at the University of Mainz, finally graduating in medicine in 1979 at the Universities of Bonn and Mainz. In the same year, he was also licensed to practice medicine.He plays the flute.He worked as a scientific assistant at the Institute of Physiology and received his PhD in 1981. He habilitated in 1987 at the Department of Physiological Chemistry at the University of Mainz on the topic of vitamin A in the inner ear. In 1993, he was appointed full professor at the Institute of Biological Chemistry and Nutrition Science at the University of Hohenheim where he has been head of department since 1995.