Dear visitors of our website,

Welcome to the Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine at the University Medical Center Göttingen.

The department's activities are devoted to the history, theory and ethics of health care. On our website, you will find information on our team, our research foci, our teaching activities as well as our academic library and our medico-historical collections and exhibitions.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Prof. Dr. Claudia Wiesemann
and the team of the Department of Medical Ethics and History of Medicine

Overview of the most Important Contacts


Susanne Günther-Fecke
Telefoen: 0551 3969006
E-Mail: sguenth(at)
office hours: Mo-We 09:00-12:00 and 13:00-16:00 and with appointment

Due to vacation, the secretariat will be open from April 15 - 18, 2024 from 9.00 a.m. - 12.00 p.m.,
on Monday, April 15 due to a meeting (FOR 5022) until 10.45 am.

DFG FOR 5022

Tanja Kosmalla, M.A.
Telefone: 0551 3969006
E-Mail: tanja.kosmalla(at)
office hours: Mo-Thu 09:00-12:00 and with appointment

Library, collections and exhibitions

Kornelia Drost-Siemon
phone: 0551 3969007
email: kdrost(at)

office hours:

  • Tue and Wed: 9:00 - 16:30
  • Thu: 9:00 - 12:30

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