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Insulin eLearning

Steering Committee

Dr Tim Heise

Lead Scientist and Chairman, Profil, Neuss, Germany

Tim Heise is Lead Scientist and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Profil in Neuss, Germany. He has led numerous studies concerning insulin resistance, hypertension, obesity, antidiabetic drugs and insulin administration forms as well as investigations into pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics of novel insulin preparations. His study team has gained outstanding reputation for medical device evaluation, in particular non-invasive and minimally invasive glucose sensors. Dr Heise previously worked at the clinic for nutrition and metabolic diseases at Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf.

Dr Heise has published over 160 scientific publications on novel insulins, insulin sensitivity and treatment of type 2 diabetes, hypertension and diabetic nephropathy. He reviews for several scientific journals and is a member of the Editorial Board of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism.


Type of affiliation / financial interest

Name of commercial company

Receipt of grants/research supports:

Adocia, Biocon, Dance Pharmaceuticals, Eli Lilly, Johnson&Johnson, Receipt of grants/research supports: juiphar, Medimmune, Mylan, Nordic Bioscience, Novo Nordisk, Poxel, Roche Diagnostics, Saniona, Sanofi, Senseonics, SkyePharma, Zealand Pharma

Receipt of honoraria or consultation fees

Novo Nordisk

Participation in a company sponsored speaker’s bureau

Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk


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