Curriculum Vitae

Dr. med. Alexander C. Rokohl

for2240 | Alexander C. Rokohl

Department of Ophthalmology
Experimental Immunology of the Eye
University of Cologne
Kerpener Straße 62
50937 Cologne, Germany
Tel. (+49)-221-478 7324
Fax. (+49)-221-478 84591

Scientific career

2011 – 2017 Study of Medicine at the University of Cologne.

2018 Doctorate degree (Dr. med.), (magna cum laude) at the University of Cologne.

2018 Since 2018 Residency at the Department of Ophthalmology, University Hospital of Cologne.

2019 Since June 2019 Clinician-Scientist (Gerok) at the Post-Doc level in Project P4.

Prizes and honors

2019 Dry Eye Research Prize – Professional Association of German Ophthalmologists, Berlin

2019 Gerok Research Grant – Faculty of Medicine of the University of Cologne

2019 Gerok Research Grant – Research Unit FOR2240 – German Research Foundation (DFG)

2019 German Society of Ophthalmology – Award for the best Doctoral Dissertation

2018 Richard Collin ESOPRS Junior Award

2018 Travel Grant – 37th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ESOPRS) in Bucharest

2017 Travel Grant by the University of Cologne for the final clinical year – General Surgery at the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg

2014-2016 Scholarship for outstanding students – German Federal Ministry of Education and Research

Selected publications

Rokohl AC, Adler W, Koch KR, Mor JM, Jia R, Trester M, Pine NS, Pine KR, Heindl LM. Cryolite glass prosthetic eyes-the response of the anophthalmic socket. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019 Sep;257(9):2015-2023.

Kopecky A, Rokohl AC, Nemcansky J, Koch KR, Matousek P, Heindl LM. [Retrobulbar Haematoma – a Complication that May Impair Vision]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2019 Aug 15.

Guo Y, Rokohl AC, Schaub F, Hou X, Liu J, Ruan Y, Jia R, Koch KR, Heindl LM.Reliability of periocular anthropometry using three-dimensional digital stereophotogrammetry. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019 Aug 12.

Rokohl AC, Löser H, Mor JM, Loreck N, Koch KR, Heindl LM. [Young male patient with unusual space-occupying lesion of the lower eyelid]. Ophthalmologe. 2019 Jul 29.

Mor JM, Rokohl AC, Koch KR, Heindl LM. Sentinel lymph node biopsy in the management of conjunctival melanoma: current insights. Clin Ophthalmol. 2019 Jul 23

Weber C, Gassa A, Rokohl A, Sabashnikov A, Deppe AC, Eghbalzadeh K, Merkle J, Hamacher S, Liakopoulos OJ, Wahlers T. Severity of Presentation, Not Sex, Increases Risk of Surgery for Infective Endocarditis. Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Apr;

Rokohl AC, Trester M, Pine KR, Heindl LM. Risk of breakage of cryolite glass prosthetic eyes. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2019

Rokohl AC, Mor JM, Trester M, Koch KR, Heindl LM. [Rehabilitation of Anophthalmic Patients with Prosthetic Eyes in Germany Today – Supply Possibilities, Daily Use, Complications and Psychological Aspects]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2019 Jan;236(1):54-62. doi: 10.1055/a-0764-4974. Epub 2018 Dec 19.

Kopecky A, Rokohl AC, Heindl LM. [Techniques for the Reconstruction of the Posterior Eyelid Lamella]. Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2018 Dec;

Rokohl AC, Koch KR, Trester M, Trester W, Pine KR, Heindl LM. Concerns of Anophthalmic Patients Wearing Cryolite Glass Prosthetic Eyes. Ophthalmic Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 Jul/Aug;34

Rokohl AC, Koch KR, Adler W, Trester M, Trester W, Pine NS, Pine KR, Heindl LM. Concerns of anophthalmic patients-a comparison between cryolite glass and polymethyl methacrylate prosthetic eye wearers. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2018 Jun;