Prof. Dr. Susanne Lau is a  Senior Officer (consultant) in Pediatric Allergy and Pneumology at Charité Medical University, Berlin, Germany, Department of Pediatric Pneumology and Immunology.

Scientific Education:
1980-1986: Medical School University of Hamburg.
1987: Doctor`s Degree (M.D.) University of Hamburg.

Academic Professional Career:
1986-19888: Postdoc position at Pediatric Department of Free University in Berlin (Prof. Ulrich Wahn`s lab). Standardization and cross-sectional measurement of indoor allergen exposure and association with allergic airway disease in children.
1988-1997: Pediatric and Pediatric Allergy Training
1997: Board certification in pediatrics and Allergy
1998-2002: Research Fellowship for “Habilitation” (PhD Thesis). Title: “Significance of indoor allergen exposure for the development of childhood asthma”
2002: Faculty Member Charité Medical University Berlin
2002-2007: Specialization in Pediatric Pneumology and Bronchoscopy
2004-2009: work package leader of work package 1.5 “birth cohorts” – Network of Excellence “Ga2len” (Gobal Asthma and Allergy European Network), funded by framework 6 of the EU.
2007: Pediatric Pneumology Board
2009: Professorship Charité Berlin
2009: Election for Pediatric Board European Academy of Allergy and Clinical Immunology (EAACI)
2011: Secretary of the Pediatric Board of EAACI
2013: Chair of Pediatric Board of EAACI

Research activities: Indoor allergen exposure, development of childhood asthma, cohort and interventional trials (Multicentre Allergy Study MAS; PAPS: Prophylaxis of atopic eczema with bacterial lysate pro-Symbioflor).

Editorial activities: Respiratory Medicine, Pediatric Allergy and Immunology.