Born in 1968, Stefan Smers is one of two spokesmen of the Working Group of the Heads of CIO-UK (Chief Information Officers – University Medical Centers).
After training as a nurse he studied Medicine and Informatics in Aachen and Leipzig. While studying Stefan Smers took an interest in medical informatics subjects and worked on projects with the Institute for Medical Informatics, Statistics and Epidemiology (IMISE) of Universität Leipzig. In 2003 Stefan Smers moved to the IT division of the University Hospital Clinic of Leipzig, where he worked as project supervisor and more recently as head of Application Management. In 2010 Stefan Smers became head of the IT department of the University Hospital Clinic of Rostock.
As of 2011 Stefan Smers has been head of the IT division of the University Hospital Clinic of Leipzig, where he is responsible for the strategic orientation of information management and for the functional security of IT operations at the University Hospital Clinic and the Medical Faculty.
Leipzig University Medical Center
CIO-UK (Chief Information Officers – University Medical Centers)