Gesellschaft für Tropenpädiatrie und Internationale Kindergesundheit (GTP) e. V.


The Hermann-Mai-Foundation of the German Society for Child and Adolescence Health is controlled by the executive committee of the ATP.

Mission of the Foundation:

  • Preparation of doctors dealing with issues of child health in low and middle income countries.
  • Support of projects aiming at the prevention and treatment of common health problems in low and middle income countries as well as the training of national doctors and health workers in these countries.
  • see also the information flyer  or  the statutes of the Hermann-Mai Foundation

Prof. Dr. phil. Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Hermann Mai

(1902 - 2001)

Support of small projects with the focus on children by the Hermann-Mai-Foundation:

  • only for charity purposes
  • only for improving the situation of children in need in low and middle income countries
  • for people aiming to improve the situation of children in need or preparing projects in this field
  • for people from low and middle income countries participating in teaching programs in their respective countries

Projects so far supported

  • Dr. Mercy´s Neonatal Malaria Project

Donations to support projects of the foundation to

(Please note: bank account details have recently been changed and are now as follows:)
Bank: Wartburg Sparkasse
IBAN: DE 45 8405 5050 0012 0298 31


Applications to the Hermann-Mai-Foundation:

Please download the application form to the Hermann-Mai-Foundation and send the completed form to:

Dr. med. Rolf Huenges
Anton-Hops-Str. 15
D-78050 Villingen-Schwenningen


Fax: ++49-7721 / 28 968


Prof. Dr. med. Michael Krawinkel
Institut für Ernährungswissenschaft der Justus-Liebig-Universität
Wilhelmstr. 20

D-35392 Gießen

Fax: ++49-641 / 9939039