Thomas Fleischmann has been an emergency physician since 1982. Since 2005 he has worked as the director of emergency medicine units in Germany and Switzerland. As well as being a fellow of the British College of Emergency Medicine and the European Society for Emergency Medicine, Mr. Fleischmann holds a Master of Health Business Administration. In addition to frequently holding speeches about emergency medicine topics, he is also the editor of two textbooks on emergency medicine and has written many academic papers on the topic.
In the emergency room, Dr Fleischmann is often faced with the line between life and death. He will talk about how it is to cross this line – and to come back.