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Obituary Prof. Dr. Ruth Illig

Chief Medical Director and Chairwoman of the Board, Heidelberg University Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 672, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Former Director Swiss Newborn Screening Laboratory, University Children‘s Hospital, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032 Zürich, Switzerland
Head of the Department of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology, University Children‘s Hospital, Steinwiesstrasse 75, 8032 Zürich, Switzerland
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Int. J. Neonatal Screen. 2017, 3(3), 18;
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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Grüters-Kieslich, A.; Torresani, T.; Konrad, D. Obituary Prof. Dr. Ruth Illig. Int. J. Neonatal Screen. 2017, 3, 18.

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