Eike Sebastian Debusr eceived medical training from 1981-1987 at Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany, Zurich (Switzerland) and Rochester MN (Mayo-Clinic), USA. Following Medical Licensure (M.D.) in 1988 completion of his Doctor thesis in 1989, he started his professional carreer in 1989 at the Institute of Pathology, University of Würzburg, followed in 1990 at the Dept. of Surgery, University of Marburg. Since 1991 he was trained at the Dept. of Surgery, University of Würzburg and achieved his Board Certification 'General Surgeon' in 1997, European Board of Surgery Qualification, Vienna/Austria and Habilitation (Ph.D.) in 1999. Since June 1999 he was Consultant, Dept. of Surgery, University of Würzburg, and achieved his Faculty appointment as University Lecturer in General Surgery. Since April 2000 he was Senior Consultant, Vascular Unit, Dept. of Surgery, University of Würzburg. During 2001-2002 he completed his Study of Health Care Management (Institute of Management and Economics, University of Marburg, Germany). In 2002 he passed the European Board of Surgeons Qualification, Vascular Surgery(EBSQ - VASC). Since May 2003 he was Chief of the Dept. of General and Vascular Surgery, Asklepios Clinic Harburg, Hamburg, Germany, and since 2005 Head of the Surgical Clinics, Asklepios Clinic Harburg, Hamburg. In October 2009 he accepted an appointment as Professor and Chairman, Department of Vascular Medicine, University of Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany.
Sebastian Debus is member of the German Society of Surgery, German Vascular Society, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Angiologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Thromboseforschung und Hämostaseologie, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Herz-/Thorax- und Gefäßchirurgie, North-Western German Society of Surgery, Nortern German Society of Vascular Specialists, Association of German Surgeons, European Society of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery and Society for Vascular Surgery.
He was Director of European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, Member of the Medical Board Chirurgie, Asklepios (2005-2009), Editor Journal of Wound Healing (2000-2005), Editor Gefässchirurgie, Springer (since 2004), Editorial Board International Wound Journal, Blackwell (since 2004), Editorial Board Zeitschrift für Wundheilung / Journal of Wound Healing (since 2007), Editorial Board Wound Management, mhp-Verlag (since 2007), Editorial Board VASA (since 2004), Editorial Board Trauma und Berufskrankheit (since 2011), Editorial Board Der Chirurg (since 2012) and Board Deutsche Herzstiftung (since 2012)
He is Rreviewer Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg, Der Chirurg, Langenbecks Arch Surg, Int Wound Journal
Academic Board Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gefäßchirurgie
Academic Board Deutsche Gesellschaft für Biomechanik
Several grants of ongoing projects (i.e. keratinocyte transplantation, cytokines in wound healing, molecular biology of gastrointestinal wound healing)
Vice President German Vascular Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gefässchirurgie und Gefässmedizin) 2011/2012
President German Vascular Society (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Gefässchirurgie und Gefässmedizin) 2013/12014