Prof. Günther Hofbauer holds an M.D. degree. Prof. Hofbauer is a dermatologist and allergist/clinical immunologist, trained at the University Hospital Zürich, Switzerland. He went to medical school in Switzerland (Basel, Lausanne) and Germany (Heidelberg). Prof. Hofbauer has completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Dermatology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. He is the Head of the SGDV Working Group for dermatology and organ transplantation and was the President of SCOPE, a European association of dermatologists caring for organ transplant recipients. Prof. Hofbauer previously worked as physician, latest position held Senior Staff Physician, at the University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland. He now practices dermatology, allergy and clinical immunology at Allderm in Wetzikon, serves as counsel at Hirslanden hospital in Zürich and is primary investigator at the University of Zürich, Department of Dermatology. His lab at Zürich University holds a strong research interest in squamous cell carcinoma of the skin and potential prevention and treatment.