Dr. med. Friederike Danne

Senior Cardiologist
Outpatients’ Department

Curriculum vitae


1988-1993 Hannover Medical School (MHH), Germany
1994-1995 Final Year Studies in different hospitals in Germany and UK
1995 Final Medical Exam, Grade: Very Good (Staatsexamen)
1996-1998 Junior House Officer (Ärztin im Praktikum)
Childrens Hospital of Hannover Medical School (MHH, Prof. Welte)


1997 Doctoral thesis "magna cum laude", Hannover Medical School


1998 German License to practice medicine (Approbation)
2002 Board Registration as a Pediatrician (Fachärztin für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin) German Board of Pediatrics
2003 Board Registration as a Pediatric Cardiologist (Schwerpunkt Kinderkardiologie)
2005 Instructor European Resuscitation Council for EPLS (European Pediatric Life Support)
2008 Board Registration for Pediatric Intenisve Care
2009 Certificate for Pacemaker Follow-up
2009 Board Registration for GUCH Patients
(Grown UPs with Congenital Heart disease)
2010 Clinical trial specialist according to Good Clinical Pracice (GCP) Kompetenzzentrum klinische Studien, Charité, Humboldt University
Curriculum vitae, Dr. Friederike Danne


Since Nov 2020 Training authorisation for Pediatric Intensive Care Medicine – 24 months – Ärztekammer Berlin
2012- present Head of Outpatients Department for Congenital Heart Disease DHZB
2009-2012 Head of the Outpatients Department for Congenital Heart Disease, Hannover Medical School (MHH)
2005-2012 Consultant Pediatric Cardiology& Intensive Care, MHH
2003-2008 SeniorPhysician, PediatricIntensivCare, HannoverMedical School
2001-2003 Registrar Training for Pediatric Cardiology, Charite, Berlin
1998-2001 Registrar Training for Pediatrics, Charite Childrens Hospital, Berlin Dept. of Neonatology and Dept.for General Pediatrics
1998 Specialization in Tropical Medicine, Bernhardt-Nocht-Institut, Hamburg, Germany


2012 – present Counsellor in a Charity Foundation for
Children with Congenital Heart Disease (Robert-Enke-Stiftung)


Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin (DGKJ)
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Pädiatrische Kardiologie (DGPK)
International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT)


Anastasia Schleiger, Madeleine Salzmann, Peter Kramer, Friederike Danne, Stephan Schubert, Christian Bassir, Tobias Müller, Hans‑Peter Müller, Felix Berger, Stanislav Ovroutski
Severity of Fontan-Associated Liver Disease Correlates with Fontan Hemodynamics
Pediatric Cardiology 2020 doi.org/10.1007/s00246-020-02291-5ORIGINAL ARTICLE

Stephan Schubert, Katharina Schmitt, Friederike Danne, Oliver Miera, Felix Berger
Improved long-term survival with adaptation of the immunosuppressive therapy in pediatric heart transplant recipients
Conference Paper, The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon, January 2019
51st Meeting of the German Society for Pediatric Cardiology

Laleh Ghaeni, Mustafa Yigitbasi, Friederike Danne, Felix Berger, Florian Groß, Bjoern Peters S-ICD in Congenital Heart Disease —How to Implant a Simple System into a Complex Anatomy The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon 68, January 2020, DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1705578 Conference Paper: 52nd Annual Meeting of the German Society for Pediatric Cardiology
Laleh Ghaeni, Friederike Danne, Mustafa Yigitbasi, Florian Schmidt, Boris Schmitt, Bjoern Peters.The subcutaneous ICD in congenital heart disease – challenges and chances. Europace 2016;18(suppl_1):i187-i187. DOI 10.1093/europace/18.suppl_1.i187a

Stefan Dirks, A.-M. Ösemann, J. Woile, Friederike Danne, Boris Schmitt, Stanislav Ovroutski. Lung Function in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease: Prevalence, Severity, and Correlation to Diagnosis. The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon 2016;64(S 02).DOI:10.1055/s-0036-1571912

Junge C, Westhoff-Bleck M, Schoof S, Danne F, Buchhorn R, Seabrook JA, Geyer S, Ziemer G, Wessel A, Norozi K.Comparison of late results of arterial switch versus atrial switch (mustard procedure) operation for transposition of the great arteries. Am J Cardiol. 2013 May 15;111(10):1505-9.

Stephan Schubert, Mustafa Yigitbasi, Bjoern Peters, O. Miera, S. Ovroutsky,F. Danne, Boris Schmitt. Initial experience with CNI-free immunosuppression in pediatric heart transplant recipients - anticipating PTLD and chronic renal insufficiency. The Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeon 2014;62(S 02).DOI: 10.1055/s-0034-1394000

Nicolin Datz, A Beider, Friederike Danne, S Schoof, Thomas Danne. Idiopathische primäre pulmonale Hypertonie (IPAH) bei einem 8-jährigen Mädchen mit Typ 1 Diabetes als Differenzialdiagnose rezidivierender Hypoglykämien. Diabetologie und Stoffwechsel 2010;5.DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1253876

Hecke F, Hoehn T, Strauss E, Obladen M, Sonntag J. In-vitro activation of complement system by lactic acidosis in newborn and adults. Mediators Inflamm. 2001 Feb;10(1):27-31.
Hecke F, Schmidt U, Kola A, Bautsch W, Klos A, Köhl J. Circulating complement proteins in multiple trauma patients--correlation with injury severity, development of sepsis, and outcome. Crit Care Med. 1997 Dec;25(12):2015-24.

Book Chapter:
Franz-Xaver Kretz, Thomas Beushausen, Eva Mildenberger, Friederike Danne et al.
Kinder-Notfall-Intensiv, Kap. 2 Diagnostische Strategien
Springer Verlag, Januar 2020