Portrait Nawid Khaladj, MBA, MLaw

Nawid Khaladj, MBA, MLaw
Prof. Dr. med.

Ärztlicher Co-Direktor QSB


  • Structural and process quality
  • Automation, robotics and artificial intelligence
  • Digital transformation

Other competencies

  • Postgraduate degrees in Hospital Management (Neu-Ulm University of Applied Sciences) and Medical Law (WWU Münster)
  • Medical Leadership and Management Competence, Hannover School of Health Management, according to the Curriculum Medical Leadership of the German Medical Association (D)


Since 2023 Medical Co-Director, University Hospital Zurich
2018-2022 Medical Director and Chief Medical Officer, Klinikum Darmstadt
2016-2018 Head of Corporate Development and deputy Head of Strategic Performance Management, Rostock University Medical Center
2015 Medical Consultant
2011-2014 Senior Physician, Cardiac Surgery Clinic and Polyclinic, University Hospital Munich, Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich (LMU)
2003-2011 Internship, Resident and Senior Physician, Center for Surgery, Clinic for Cardiac, Thoracic, Transplantation and Vascular Surgery, Hannover Medical School (MHH)
Emergency physician Air Rescue Center Hanover and Fire Department of the City of Hanover
2014 Apl. Professor (LMU) and Medical Quality Management (D)
2012 Rehabilitation (LMU)
2011 Specialist for heart surgery (D)
2009 Habilitation (MHH)
2008 2008 Specialist for surgery (D)
2005 Doctor for emergency medicine (D)
2003 State Examination in Human Medicine Hannover Medical School (MHH) and Doctorate (summa cum laude) (MHH)
2000-2001 Research Assistant, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Most important memberships

  • German Society for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery (DGTHG)
  • Competence Center for Digital Medicine Darmstadt

Research focus

  • Hypothermic circulatory arrest
  • extracorporeal life support (ECLS)
  • Digital Health


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