Prof. Dr. Carl-Peter Bauer


Professor emeritus since April 1, 2019

Academic Career and Research Areas

The Endowed Chair "Kinder-Rehabilitation" of the Deutsche Rentenversicherung Bayern Süd held by Professor Bauer (b. 1951) focuses on the prevention and rehabilitation of allergic and pneumological disease in children and young adults.  

Professor Bauer completed his medical studies at the University of Düsseldorf and TUM. After acquiring his German medical board certification while working at TUM, he gained his postdoctoral teaching qualification having conducted his thesis research on the “Significance of bronchial provocation tests and the relevance of purified allergen extracts for the diagnosis and treatment of bronchial asthma in childhood” (1983). Since 1992 he has held an Endowed Chair at the Children’s Clinic at TUM. Professor Bauer is also Medical Director of the Fachklinik Gaißach, Director of the Society for Paediatric Allergology and Environmental Medicine and a member of a number of prestigious scientific organizations including the European Academy of Allergology and Clinical Immunology (EAACI).


  • The Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (2010)

Bauer C-P, Petermann F, DGRW-Update: „Rehabilitation bei Kindern und Jugendlichen“. Rehabilitation. 2010; 49: 217-223.

Von Berg A, Filipiak-Pittroff B, Krämer U, Link E, Bollrath C, Brockow I, Koletzko S, Grübl A, Heinrich J, Wichmann HE, Bauer CP, Reinhardt D, Berdel D, GINIplus study group: “Preventive effect of hydrolyzed infant formulas persists until the age 6 years: long-term results from the German Infant Nutritional Intervention Study (GINI)”. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol. 2008; 121(6): 1442-1447.

Morgenstern V, Zutavern A, Cyrys J, Brockow I, Koletzko S, Krämer U, Behrendt H, Herbarth O, von Berg A, Bauer CP, Wichmann HE, Heinrich J, GINI Study Group, LISA Study Group: “Atopic diseases allergic sensitization, and exposure to traffic-related air pollution in children”. Am. J. Respr. Crit. Care Med. 2008; 177(12): 1331-1337.

Filipiak B, Zutavern A, Koletzko S, von Berg A, Brockow I, Grübl A, Berdel D, Reinhardt D, Bauer CP, Wichmann HE, Heinrich J, GINI-Group: “Solid food introduction in relation to eczema: results from a four-year prospective birth cohort study”. J. Pediatr. 2007; 151(4): 352-358.


Bauer C-P, Petermann F, Kiosz D, Stachow R: „Langzeiteffekt der stationären Rehabilitation bei Kindern und Jugendlichen mit mittelschwerem und schwerem Asthma bronchiale“. Pneumologie. 2002; 56: 478-485.