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Int. J. Neonatal Screen. 2017, 3(3), 18; https://doi.org/10.3390/ijns3030018

Obituary Prof. Dr. Ruth Illig

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Chief Medical Director and Chairwoman of the Board, Heidelberg University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 672, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
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Former Director Swiss Newborn Screening Laboratory, University Children‘s Hospital, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032 Zürich, Switzerland
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Head of the Department of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Children‘s Hospital, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032 Zürich, Switzerland
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Received: 27 July 2017 / Revised: 27 July 2017 / Accepted: 28 July 2017 / Published: 3 August 2017
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On 26 June 2017 Prof. Dr. Ruth Illig peacefully passed away after a life fulfilled with an untiring commitment for children with endocrine diseases. She has been an enthusiastic fighter for the improvement of child health not only in Europe, but also with a global perspective.[...] View Full-Text
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