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19 July 2021

Current information on Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2)

Here you find information provided by MHB on current measures and recommendations related to the Corona virus (SARS-CoV-2). Information is being updated and amended on a regular basis.


12 July 2021

Solidarity and fairness in health care

Medical students arrange virtual book auction and donate proceeds to UNICEF.


01 July 2021

Equal rights, equal respect

MHB senate passes guidelines on gender-neutral language as a further move towards gender equality.


18 June 2021

“Nutritional medicine must be part of medical training!”

MHB is the second German university of offer “Culinary Medicine” as an innovative optional subject in medical training.


07 June 2021

MHB students explore history of Rheinsberg nuclear power plant

Resulting book now published in book series on historical and memorial places.


31 May 2021

“Fellow students like you – that would be great!”

Again much positive feedback for MHB virtual information day.


31 May 2021

"Our life is vulnerable!”

Prof. Edmund Neugebauer and Prof. Markus Deckert investigate the extent to which the Corona pandemic has changed society in a joint guest commentary published by the daily Märkische Allgemeine Zeitung. They suggest a task force to be set up for policy advice and improved crisis management.


10 May 2021

Student team Happy Brain joins university network of junior neurologists

Founded by medical students Dzenita Hasanbasic and Charlotte Buhre at the Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) in the winter term of 2020/21, the working group Happy Brain has now been accepted into the university network of junior neurologists within the German Neurology Society DGN.


07 May 2021

Successful examinees

The second class of medical students at the MHB Theodor Fontane has successfully passed the written state examination M2, according to the central evaluation by the German Institute for medical and pharmaceutical examinations IMPP.


03 May 2021

18th Berlin-Brandenburg Ultrasound Congress as online event

The 18th Berlin-Brandenburg Ultrasound Congress took place in collaboration with the Ultrasound Academy of the DEGUM (German Society for Ultrasound in Medicine) last Friday. Initially planned to be held in Warnemünde, the meeting had to be re-organized as an online event due to the Corona pandemic.


12 April 2021

“Call for humility and free action”

A virtual ceremony welcomes new MHB students of psychology and medicine. Prof. Dr. Ulrike Liedtke (president of the Brandenburg parliament) congratulates the beginners on their choice. Dean Prof. Dr. Markus gives this year’s keynote speech. Musical accompaniment was provided by the Berlin Jazz Ensemble with Johannes Albes (sax player, songwriter and MHB professor of cardiac surgery). Carla Kniestedt acted once again as presenter.


12 April 2021

Graduation ceremony

The cultural centre Kulturkirche in Neuruppin was the backdrop for an online event last Friday to celebrate the graduation of MHB Bachelor and Master students of psychology. Keynote speaker Prof. Stamm underlined the significance of the dialogical principle and genuine conversation.


24 March 2021

MHB leading the way to digital and practice-based examinations

The Brandenburg Medical School Theodor Fontane (MHB) is one of the first universities in the German-speaking area to collaborate with the IMPP (central German institute for medical and pharmaceutical examination questions) in designing an innovative, digital and practice-based examination format.


19 March 2021

Double effect

Number of grants from Deutschlandstipendium programme available at MHB has increased once again.


09 March 2021

"My body, my choice."

MHB students join action to celebrate International Women’s Day and support women’s rights.


05 March 2021

Virus protection

Stefanie Oess, professor of biochemistry, describes development of Corona vaccine in online lecture with more than 250 participants.

Guest commentary by André Wirsing, MAZ


03 March 2021

New founding dean

Prof. Dr. med. Cornelius Frömmel succeeds Prof. Dr. med. Joachim W. Dudenhausen as the new founding dean of the Brandenburg Faculty of Health Sciences (FGW).


26 February 2021

"Take the chance, get vaccinated!"

Professors of the Brandenburg Medical School (MHB) encourage the general public to take the opportunity and get vaccinated. They invited to a virtual Corona-related consultation hour this Friday.


15 February 2021

Masks protect

MHB virologist confirms effectiveness of mouth-nose covers in review.


13 February 2021

Donations by medical students

Two cultural facilities in Neuruppin and Brandenburg an der Havel receive 1,000 € each from medical student initiative MedSI.