University Hospital Mannheim
Dr Frederik Loersch MD has his expertise in intra- and interhospital transport of pre- and newborn baby's. He is senior consultant and has been for the last 12 years coordinator of the Study Group of transport neonatology at the University Hospital Mannheim. Though a large ECMO (Extra Corporal membran Oxygenation) Programm and a delivery room who ist dezentral to the NICU there are a lot of experience with transport of Newborn baby's. He has developed a hybrid bed solution after years of experience in research, evaluation, teaching and administration for a save transports. With the hybrid there was moren than 1000 intrahospital transports in the last years. He is also an external consultant for KITS (children intensiv transport system) for the European air ambulance. He has developped a intrahospital unit for newbors for transports under ECMO, NO and high frequenz ventilation. Dr Loerschs primary research interests include pediatric and neonatal transports, ECMO, RSV related diseases and neonatal nutrition. He was the leading investigator of the first ECMO transports in Europe.