Professor Ulrich A Stock graduated as a doctor (MD) following studies at:
- University of Bonn, Germany
- University of Marburg, Germany
- University of Innsbruck, Austria
- University of Zurich, Switzerland.
From 1997-2000, Professor Stock was a research fellow at the University of Harvard, working at the Massachusetts General Hospital for Children in Boston, USA.
He underwent his clinical training at the university hospitals in Hamburg, Kiel, Hannover and Jena in Germany. He qualified as a cardiac surgeon in 2002 and as cardiovascular intensive care specialist in 2006.
Professor Stock attained his doctorate at the University of Bonn and holds a Higher Doctorate of Medicine from the University of Jena and Tuebingen, in Germany.
From 2011-2016, he was based at Goethe University in Frankfurt, where he was deputy director of the department of cardiac, thoracic and thoracic vascular surgery. He lead the heart failure centre where was instrumental in the clinical development of minimally mechanical assist device surgery.
He is an honorary senior lecturer at Imperial College London and the Magdi Yacoub Institute at Harefield Hospital. He is also an associate Professor for Cardiac Surgery at the Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.