Michael Strupp

Professor of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology
Department of Neurology at University Hospital Munich, Germany

Michael Strupp studied medicine at the Technical University of Aachen and in Rochester, New York. He then worked for three years in basic neurophysiological research, before he moved to the Department of Neurology and the German Centre for Vertigo and Balance Disorders at the University of Munich, Germany.  

His particular area of interest is the therapy of vestibular, ocular motor and cerebellar disorders. He has been the principal investigator of 11 IITs. He is also very much engaged in the International Classification of Vestibular Disorders. 

He has authored 454 PubMed-listed papers (h-index 89) and five books on vertigo, dizziness and ocular motor disorders. He is currently editor-in-chief of Frontiers in Neuro-otology, joint chief editor of the Journal of Neurology and a member of the editorial board of Neurologyis. He has received many clinical and scientific awards, including the Hallpike-Nylen Award 2016, the Investigator Award of the European Academy of Neurology 2019 and the Galenusvon Pergamon Award 2020. He is a very passionate teacher and was awarded “Best Teacher” by the German Neurological Society. Finally, he is a proud father of four children.