Frank Dörner

General Director (2008 -  May 2014) of Médecins Sans Frontières Germany

From 2006 until 2008 he was an Operational Manager based in Geneva, supporting and managing MSF programs in Cameroon, Laos, Birma/Myanmar, Honduras, Guatemala and Iraq. Between 2003 and 2006 he was medical coordinator and later head of mission of MSF’s HIV/Aids-projects in Guatemala. He started working in the field of Humanitarian Action with MSF in 1998 with missions in Sudan and Birma/Myanmar

Frank was born and educated in Germany. After studying human medicine at the Free University of Berlin, he specialised in general medicine and gained a doctorate in the field of tropical medicine.