Dr. David Simon completed his medical training at the University of Hamburg and has since worked in the Department of Rheumatology at the University Hospital of the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. Dr. Simon is a Senior Clinician Scientist with extensive experience in clinical and imaging research. His particular scientific focus lies in early arthritis detection, innovative imaging, and conducting clinical trials especially in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Psoriatic Arthritis. In particular, he seeks to understand the mechanisms leading to the development of inflammatory diseases and to develop innovative strategies for their treatment. He is Principal Investigator of several studies and recipient of various awards such as the 2019 Else Kröner Memorial Fellowship (Else Kröner-Fresenius Foundation). Outside of work, David enjoys reading, road cycling, and spending time with his friends and family.
Biomechanical stress in the context of competitive sports training triggers enthesitis
David Simon et al.
Arthritis Research & Therapy 2021 23:172
Published on: 21 June 2021