Prof. Dr. med. Wilhelm Bloch

German Sports University Cologne, Head of Department Molecular & Cellular Sports Medicine

Gau-Algesheim, Germany

Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Bloch is a professor at the German Sport University and the head of the Department of Molecular and Cellular Sport Medicine at the Institute of Cardiovascular Research and Sport Medicine. A recipient of the Venia Legendi for Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Cologne 2000 (best habilitation 2000 at the medical faculty of the University of Cologne), Prof. Dr. Bloch derived the additional membership of the Medical Faculty of the University of Cologne 2005. He has served as a member of the scientific board of the German Society of Prevention and Sport Medicine since 2008 and from 2011-2018, chairman of this scientific board. Together with this, Prof. Dr. Bloch has been the Vice President of the German Sport Medicine Society 2011 -2018, and a member of the Scientific Committee European College of Sport Science ECSS from 2012-2016. Since 2020 he is editor in chief of the new journal “Translational Medicine and Exercise Prescription”.