The European Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion

Christian Klüss, ECCP

Christian Klüss
  • EBCP position Delegate
  • First name Christian
  • Last name Klüss
  • Hospital/organization Herz und Diabetes Zentrum NRW, Dept. of Cardiovascular Perfusion
  • Hospital/organization address Georgstraße 1, 32545 Bad Oeynhausen, Germany
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Educational Background

Nursing School (2000 to 2003) at Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Graduation 2003 (registered nurse) 

Academy for Perfusion (2005 to 2007) at German Heart Institut Berlin, Graduation 2007 (state- approved perfusionist)

Steinbeis Hochschule Berlin (2020- 2022) upgrade course Bachelor of science in Cardiovascular Perfusion 


Professional Positions

Since 2014 Senior perfusionist Heart and Diabetes Center NRW 

2012 to 2013 Chief perfusionist at German Heart Institut Munich 

2010 to 2011 Perfusionist at University Hospital Gießen 

2007 to 2010 Junior perfusionist at University Hospital Frankfurt 

2003 to 2007 Registered nurse at Heart Center Bad Krozingen, Intensive Care Unit


Special professional interests

Perfusion for congenital heart surgery 

Minimal invasive catheter-based therapies

Temporary right heart assist with ECLS 

Trainer and mentoring of staff