Dr. Ulrich Straube
European Space Agency, Medical Operations and Space Medicine
Ulrich Straube, MD, Flight Surgeon at the European Space Agency, Medical Operations and Space Medicine. Served as Crew Surgeon for multiple Space Missions launched on US Space Shuttle and Russian Soyuz to the International Space Station, ISS. Flight Medicine Training at the German Luftwaffe. Joined ESA’s Medical Team at the European Astronaut Center, Cologne/Germany in 1999. Space Medicine training at NASA’s Johnson- and the Kennedy- Space Center in Houston and Cape Canaveral. Former clinical work: Internal Medicine and Radiology. Certified Radiologist and Physician for Radiation Protection. Current focus Rad. Protect. and Health-Risk Assessment for Astronauts. Principal Investigator ESA Active Dosimetry, NASA Orion/Artemis program.