Thomas Forst


1989 Medical Examination/Medical License, University Cologne, Cologne, Germany
1991 Medical Registration (Approbation), Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
1996 Internal Medicine, Ärztekammer Rhld.-Pfalz, Mainz, Germany
1996 Diabetology, Ärzetkammer Rhld.-Pfalz, Mainz, Germany
1997 Endocrinology, Ärztekammer Rhld.-Pfalz, Mainz, Germany

Post-Graduate Positions:

1989 - 1991
Scientific Assistant, Diabetes Research Institute, Düsseldorf

1991 - 1999
Scientific Assistant, University Hospital MainzDepartment of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology

1999 - 2001
Clinical Research Physician, Lilly Deutschland GmbH, Bad Homburg

1992 - 2001
Head of a Clinical Research Lab for Microvascular Research at the University of Mainz since 1991
Teacher of Internal Medicine and Endocrinology at the University of Mainz, Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism

2001 – February 2013
President and Medical Director, Institute for Clinical Research and Development, Mainz, Medical Director

March, 2013 - February 2015
Chief Executive Operatator Profil Mainz GmbH, Mainz

March 2015 – until now
Director Medical Sciences, Profil Institut für Stoffwechsel-forschung, Neuss

Thesis of Professorship :
The Importance of Diabetic Neuropathy and Neurovascular Dysfunction in the Lower Leg of Patients with Diabetes mellitus Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany 
DDG (German Diabetes Association)
· Working Group Diabetic Foot of the DDG 
· Working Group Diabetes and Pregnancy of the DDG 
· Member of the Board of the Study Group Diabetic Neuropathy of the DDG
EASD (European Association for the Study of Diabetes)
ADA (American Diabetes Association)
DGKMH (German Association for Clinical Microcirculation and Haemorheology) 
Editorial Board Diabetes Stoffwechsel und Herz
Editorial Board Journal Diabetes Science and Technology
Editorial Board Experimental Diabetes Research

Experience in Clinical Trials :
Experience in Clinical Trials since 1989
About 100 phase I, II, III, and IV clinical trials 
More than 50 studies as principal investigator

More than 160 per reviewed papers
More than 260 national and international publications

Most Recent GCP Training
20th and 21st February 2009 
21st January 2010
5th November 2011
28th February 2013