Rejko Kruger, MD
University of Luxembourg | Luxembourg
Rejko is a professor of neuroscience at the Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine of the University of Luxembourg and director of Transversal Translational Medicine at the Luxembourg Institute of Health. He joined the University of Luxembourg in June 2014 after serving as associate professor for neurology at the University of Tübingen and as head of the Laboratory for Functional Neurogenomics at the Hertie-Institute for Clinical Brain Research in Tübingen, Germany. His clinical and research experience extends over 20 years with a special focus on the genetics of neurodegenerative diseases, which has resulted in more than 150 scientific publications. Rejko coordinates the National Center for Excellence in Research on Parkinson’s disease and works as a movement disorders specialist at the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg. He currently serves as president of the International Genetic Epidemiology of Parkinson’s disease Consortium. Since 2017, the Ministry of Health has supported Rejko to lead integrated healthcare concepts for neurodegenerative diseases in Luxembourg.