HUB Governance

HUB Governance. Copyright: MHH, HUB

General Assembly of Members

Gatekeepers, biobank users and all interested parties can participate in the general assembly. It takes place once a year. The gatekeepers present there are entitled to vote in the election of the governing body.


Steering Committee

On November 21, 2016, MHH members were elected to the Steering Committee of HUB in the Annual General Assembly of HUB.

Members of the Steering Committee:

  • Prof. Dr. D. Haffner
  • Prof. Dr. D. Hilfiker-Kleiner
  • Prof. Dr. S. Petri
  • Prof. Dr. M. Stiesch
  • Prof. Dr. T. Thum
  • Prof. Dr. T. Welte

Prof. Dr. T. Thum was elected chairman of the Steering Committee.

Elected members of the Steering Committee:

  •  Prof. Dr. C. Falk
  •  PD. Dr. U. Bavendieck

Further members are:

  • Prof. Dr. S. Engeli, Chairman of the Ethics Committee
  • Prof. Dr. H.-H. Kreipe, Director of the Institute of Pathology

External Scientific Advisory Board (SAB)

Prof. (em.) Dr. H.-Erich Wichmann

Prof. (em.) Dr. H.-Erich Wichmann

  • Former Director Institute for Epidemiology, LMU Munich Former

  • German coordinator EU-BBMRI and NaKo

Prof. Dr. Michael Hummel

Prof. Dr. Michael Hummel

  • Head of the biobank of the Charité (ZeBanC), University Medical Center Berlin
  • Director of the German Biobank Node (GBN)
  • Representatives of the German biobanks in BBMRI-ERIC
  • Director of the European „Common Service IT” of BBMRI-ERIC
  • Tissue Biobanking

Prof. Dr. Roland Jahns

Prof. Dr. Roland Jahns

  • Director and Head of the Interdisciplinary Biomaterials and Database Würzburg (ibdw)
  • Coordinator AG Public Relations in the GBNN