TIM is a high-technology company in the field of medical ventilation, anesthesia and respiratory gas conditioning. Already the three founders and partners followed the claim of the TIM vision to develop new applications, medically authentic for the user, to improve medical care for all involved, like patients, nurses, physicians but also medical technicians.
The reason for the inception of the company in 1998 was the desire of the partners to create an enterprise platform for the implementation of available, innovative product concepts. The "Technologie Institut Medizin (TIM)" was started as a medical technology institute in the surroundings of the University Medical Center Göttingen. From the very start, TIM was an independent GmbH with business management. Since its establishment in 1998, the business management could effect a throughout positive development.
Prof. Dr. med. Jörg Rathgeber
As medical supervisor for TIM, as mediator between medical users and medically-technically minded engineers and technicians, Prof. Dr. med. Jörg Rathgeber is indispensable. He supervises the developments and services on the medical and medical-technical side. Rathgeber develops concepts with clinician networks that both consider and meet the requirements of the daily hospital routine. Personal details: With an active professorship at the University of Göttingen, Rathgeber is chief physician of the ward Anesthesiology and Surgical Intensive Care Medicine at the Albertinen Hospital in Hamburg. Furthermore, he is also the author of specialized books, author and co-author of publications in pertinent professional journals and speaker at meetings on everything about anesthesiology and intensive care medicine in Germany, Europe and around the world.
Prof. Ing. Thomas P. Kriesmer
Prof. Ing. Thomas Kriesmer is responsible for the supervision of the technical development at TIM, as well as for the coordination of the technical experts and development engineers. As the interface to the so-called notified bodies, as well as having uncounted contacts in the medical technology industry, Prof. Ing. Kriesmer makes sure that all requirements of the most diverse user groups are considered during development. Over 30 years of experience in the field of medical technology, mainly in the field of medical ventilation and anesthesia, result in an unparalleled pool of knowledge. Personal details: Head of Development of the Technologie Institut Medizin in Andernach. Chair for Security in Medicine at the Technical University Middle Hesse. Author and co-author of publications in pertinent specialized professional and medical journals.
Dipl. Ing. Karl Cornelius-Lorenz
In order to be able to provide a usable and effective outcome from PatSim for all stakeholder groups, Dipl. Ing. Karl Cornelius-Lorenz brings all knowledge about standards, medical technology, medicine, physics, synergies and backgrounds to the table. His responsibilities include the supervision of the verification and validation of all TIM products and TIM services. Personal details: Preparatory work for the ISO committee in the generation of new normative requirements in medical technology. Coworker (retired) of ZARI, Göttingen. Over 30 years of experience as a measurement and control technology engineer, particularly around the issues of medical ventilation and respiratory gas conditioning.