Prof. dr. Jan Kottner
Specialisatie: skin and tissue integrity and preventive skin care
The key research interests of Jan Kottner are skin and tissue integrity and preventive skin care with a special focus on skin physiology, skin barrier restoration and maintenance as well as efficacy of skin care interventions and pressure ulcer prevention in aged and care dependent subjects. He has special expertise in clinical trials methodology and outcomes research.
He is involved in university teaching since 2007 and he became the Scientific Director of the Clinical Research Center for Hair and Skin Science at the Department of Dermatology and Allergy at the Charité-Universitätsmedizin Berlin (Germany) in 2011.
He published widely in the field of nursing, health and medicine especially focussing on skin and tissue viability.