Dr. med. Gunda Leschber

Head of Department: Dr. med. Gunda Leschber
Certified Specialist in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery
Specialisms: VATS lobectomy / decortication, video mediastinoscopy, laser surgery

  • Career
    • 1984 - 1985    
      Specialty registrar, Institute for Pathology, Berlin-Neukölln City Hospital
    • 1986 - 1987    
      Surgical Resident, Tufts University, Boston, USA      
    • 1987 - 1988    
      Research fellow, Veterans Administration Hospital, Boston, USA   
    • 1988 - 1991    
      Specialty registrar, Surgery Department, University of Düsseldorf      
    • 1991 - 1992    
      Specialty registrar, Thoracic Surgery Department, Heckeshorn Lung Clinic, Berlin      
    • 1992 - 1994    
      Specialty registrar, Surgery Department, St. Gertrauden Hospital, Berlin      
    • 1994 - 1997    
      Specialty registrar, Thoracic Surgery Department, Heckeshorn Lung Clinic, Berlin      
    • 1997 - 2003    
      Senior consultant, Thoracic Surgery Department, Hemer Lung Clinic      
    • 2003    
      Head of Department at Clinic for Thoracic Surgery, Berlin Evangelical Lung Clinic, Berlin-Buch    
  • Membership of Professional Associations / Honorary positions
    • 2005    
      Member of Board of the German Association for Thoracic Surgery (DGT) 
    • 2006    
      Spokesperson for ‘FiT’ section (Women in Thoracic Surgery) of the DGT  
    • 2007    
      Member of the Board of the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons, ESTS
    • 2007    
      Member of the Board of the Professional Association of German Surgeons (BDC)      
    • 2007    
      Leader of the lung carcinoma project group at Berlin Tumour Centre      
    • 2007    
      Deputy Chair of the Tumour Centre, Berlin-Buch      
    • 2010/2011    
      President of the ESTS
  • Selection of Publications
    • 15 publications (selection to be named)
    • 1 article in book (to be named)