Dr. med., Dr. med. dent. Maria Schug-Kösters

Title: Dr. med., Dr. med. dent.
Prename: Maria
Surname: Schug-Kösters
Profession: Professor
Birthday: 02/24/1900
Place of birth: Köln
Date of death: 08/31/1975
Place of death: Munich
Education: 1919 final high school examinations (*Abitur*) in Regensburg; 1919–23 university studies (dentistry, medicine) in Münster and Munich; 1923 doctorate and approbation as dentist; 1928 doctorate and approbation as physician
Career: 1928 research assistant at a dental clinic in Munich; 1932 university lecturer qualification (*Habilitation*) and lectures at Munich University; 1938 professor extraordinarius; 1939 awarded civil-service status; 1947 acting director of the Munich Dental Clinic, 1948–68 director of the department of conservative dentistry
Biographical literature: *Kürschners Deutscher Gelehrtenkalender* 1976: 2920; Aimée Beck, “Maria Schug-Kösters (1900-1975): Leben und Werk,” PhD diss., University of Munich (2009)
Major works: “Steinbildung bei Kindern,” diss. (1923); “Zahnkaries,” diss. (1928); “Schädelmessung mittels der Röntgenstereogrammetrie,” *Vierteljahrschrift für Zahnheilkunde* 49 (1933): 178–202; *Die Behandlung der Pulpa und des apikalen Parodontium* (Heidelberg: Hüthig, 1959); *Einführung in die Behandlung der marginalen Parodontopathien* (Gräfelfing: Werk-Verlag Banaschewski, 1962); *Karies und Füllungsmethoden* (Gräfelfing: Werk-Verlag Banaschewski, 1970)