> Margitta Worm

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Prof. Dr. med. Margitta Worm has been appointed as a university professor for immune modulation of allergic diseases at the Charité-medical University Berlin. She is the head of the Division of Allergy and Immunology of the Department of Dermatology and Allergy including the Clinical Experimental Allergy and Immunology unit of the Allergy-Center-Charité. She has a long-term expertise in clinical trials and her clinical and research interests include atopic dermatitis, eczema, anaphylaxis, food allergy, allergen specific immunotherapy, autoimmune skin diseases and immune modulation in allergy and immunology.

Prof. Worm has initiated and was involved in several national and international guidelines e.g. atopic eczema, anaphylaxis, allergen specific immunotherapy, cutaneous lupus and autoimmune blistering diseases. She is the initiator and speaker of the KFO 339 entitled food allergy and tolerance president of the German allergy society (DGAKI) and an active member in several national and international societies (BDG, DDG, DGAKI, EAACI, WAO). Prof. Worm acts as an ad hoc reviewer for national and international dermatology and allergy journals.