MD, Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist, Department of Dermatology, University Hospital, Münster, Germany
Dr. Dieter Metze is Senior Professor for Dermatology and Vice-chairman in the Department of Dermatology, University of Münster, Germany, as well as Director of the Dermatopathology Unit and the International Training Centre for Dermatopathology of the ICDP/UEMS.
Dr. Dieter Metze is President of the International Society of Dermatopathology, member of the advisory board and treasurer of the International Board Certifaction of Dermatopathology of the UEMS and ICDP, former President and Secretary of the International Committee of Dermatopathology, former president of the German Society of Dermatopathology (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Dermatologische Histologie, ADH) and the Society for Cutaneous Ultrastructural Research (SCUR), Executive committee member of the European Society of Dermatopathology (ESDP), Section Editor Dermatohistology, Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen Gesellschaft (JDDG), Editorial board member of the Am J Dermatopathol, and Delegate of the International League of Dermatologic Societies.
Dr. Dieter Metze has authored/co-authored more than 300 publications and book chapters and serves as a reviewer for many journals.
Dr. Dieter Metze’s main interests are Clinical Dermatology, Dermatopathology, Immunohistochemistry, Electron Microscopy, and Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy. His current Lectureships focus on clinico-pathological correlation in dermatology. He organizes annual courses on basic and advanced Dermatopathology in Münster. His research fields are Dermatopathology of auto-inflammatory diseases, drug eruptions, and genodermatoses.