Lutz Heinemann, PhD
Science Consulting in Diabetes, Düsseldorf, Germany

Lutz Heinemann studied Process Engineering at the University of Applied Sciences, Düsseldorf, Germany, receiving his degree in 1976, and went on to study Biology at the University of Düsseldorf, qualifying as a Biologist in 1982. He worked 3 years as Assistant Professor in the Neurophysiology Department at Düsseldorf University. He went on to work with Professor M. Berger at the Clinic for Nutrition and Metabolism from 1985 to 1999. In 1999, he founded the Profil Institut für Stoffwechselforschung in Neuss, Germany. He was the CEO until 2009.

He is a member of national and international diabetes associations. He also sits on the Scientific Advisory Boards of various pharmaceutical and diagnostics companies. Since 2011, he is the Managing Editor of the Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology. His scientific research is focused on insulin pharmacology and diabetes technology. Between 2010 and 2015, he acted as coordinator for the EU-funded project AP@home.