Our specialist team

Head of Hematology, Oncology and Palliative Medicine: Prof. Dr. Folke Schriever

Prof. Dr. Folke Schriever has been head of the Hematology and Oncology Department of Klinikum Landkreis Erding since 2009. Prof. Schriever established the department at Klinik Dorfen in November 2007.

Professional background

Following successful completion of his medical studies and scientific research in the field of tumor immunology at the Institute for Immunology, both at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, a grant of the German Research Foundation enabled Prof. Schriever to do several years of research in the field of tumor immunology at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute of Harvard University in Boston.

He additionally completed a two-year clinical training at Brigham and Women’s Hospital of Harvard University. Prof. Schriever continued his specialty training at Klinikum Charlottenburg (later on at Klinikum Rudolf Virchow) of the Free University of Berlin. He then moved on to Charité of Berlin Humboldt University, where he also completed his postdoctoral thesis in the field of internal medicine.

After working as chief consultant at Klinik Wartenberg for some time, he established his medical practice specialising in oncology in Dorfen in 2002. With him as a specialist, the Hematology and Oncology Department of Klinik Dorfen was established in 2007, which has since then been expanded to become an independent ward headed by Prof. Schriever. Prof. Schriever additionally holds a part-time lectureship at Regensburg University as a supernumerary professor.

  • Since 1 January 2011
    Medical director of the newly established Medical Care Centre (MVZ) RetiMed with branches in Dorfen, Waldkraiburg and Wartenberg
  • Since 1 April 2009
    Head of the Hematology and Oncology Ward at Klinik Dorfen
  • Since 2007
    Head physician of the Hematology and Oncology Department of the Dorfen branch of Klinikum Landkreis Erding
  • 18 March 2005
    Teaching licence for the subject area of internal medicine at Regensburg University, including the right to carry the “supernumerary professor” title
  • 19 December 2003
    Granting of supernumerary professorship by the Medical Faculty of Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • October 2002
    Establishment of medical practice specialising in oncology in Dorfen (district of Erding)
  • 2000 - 2002
    Head of the Hematology and Oncology Department of Klinik Wartenberg
  • 1998 - 2000
    Consultant at Charité, Campus Virchow-Klinikum of Berlin Humboldt University, Department of Internal Medicine and Polyclinic with a main focus on Hematology and Oncology (Director: Prof. Dr. D. Huhn)
  • 1997
    Postdoctoral thesis in the field of internal medicine at the Medical Faculty of Charité of Berlin Humboldt University, Virchow-Klinikum
  • 1992 - 1997
    Specialty training at Klinikum Charlottenburg (later on at Klinikum Rudolf Virchow) of the Free University of Berlin and Charité, Campus Virchow-Klinikum of Berlin Humboldt University, Department of Internal Medicine and Polyclinic with a main focus on Hematology and Oncology (Director: Prof. Dr. D. Huhn)
  • 1990 - 1992
    Specialty training (internship and junior residency) at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital of Harvard University in Boston, USA
  • 1988 - 1990
    Work in the field of tumor immunology at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute of Harvard University in Boston, USA, in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. L. Nadler (grant of the German Research Foundation)
  • 1985 - 1988
    Scientific research in the field of tumor immunology in the laboratory of Prof. Dr. J. Johnson at the Institute for Immunology of Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (Director: Prof. Dr. G. Riethmüller)
  • 1983 - 1985
    Specialty training at Bundeswehrkrankenhaus (Military Hospital) in Munich
  • 1977 - 1983
    Medical studies at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, doctorate under Prof. Dr. D. Huhn
Professional qualifications
  • Internist (board certified) with a main focus on Hematology and internal Oncology
Publications
  • 25 publications in English-speaking magazines
  • 5 book chapters
  • 50 abstracts

Head Nurse Susanne Holzner

Susanne Holzner is head nurse at Klinik Dorfen. In this capacity, she is in charge of the Department of Hematology and Oncology as well as the Department of Interdisciplinary Pain Therapy.