President of the DRFZ Board of TrusteesProf. Dr. med. Reinhold Schmidt
President of the DRFZ Board of Trustees
Prof. Dr. med. Reinhold Schmidt
Professor Dr. Reinhold Schmidt has been director of the Department for Immunology and Rheumatology at Hannover Medical School. He has been a member of the DRFZ Board of Trustees since 2014 and its President since 2018. The Board of Trustees is the sovereign body of the DRFZ. It is composed of permanent representatives and elected members. The main responsibilites are to ensure the quality of research at the DRFZ, to approve important personnel decisions and to control the annual budget of the DRFZ.