Research fellow

Dr. Katharina Platzbecker

Curriculum vitae

  • Since 10/2020 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Clinical Epidemiology at the Leibniz-Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS in Bremen, Germany
  • 2019 – 2020 Master of Science in Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health in Boston, MA (USA)
  • 2018 - 2019 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical and Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA (USA)
  • 2017 - 2018 Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA (USA)
  • 2014 - 2017 Resident Physician in Neurology and Internal Medicine in Germany (Essen) and Switzerland (Bern)
  • 2014 Dissertation ("Dr.med." - German Doctor of Medicine)
  • 2007 - 2013 Medical Studies, University of Duisburg-Essen in Essen (Germany)

Research interests

  • Epidemiology of Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Pharmacoepidemiology

Memberships

Prizes and awards

  • Mentee im Leibniz-Mentoring Programm für herausragende Wissenschaftlerinnen
    Leibniz Association (2021)
  • International Headache Academy Grant
    American Headache Society (2018)

Teaching

University of Bremen: Bachelor's Program in Health Sciences/Public Health

  • Seminar Epidemiology I (2021)
  • Seminar Epidemiology II (2021/22)

University of Bremen: Master's Program in Medical Biometry
  • Epidemiology Journal Club (2021/22)

TU Dresden: Master's Program in Public Health/Health Sciences
  • Elective Module Pharmacoepidemiology (2021/22)

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