Research fellow

Anna Julia Witzleb

Curriculum vitae

  • since September 2017 Research associate at Leibniz-Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology - BIPS
  • September 2017 Master of Science in Epidemiology, Ludwig-Maximillians Universität München (Master thesis: Endpoint and methodological quality appraisal of observational studies about pulmonary outcome in TB patients – A systematic review)
  • September 2015 Bachelor of Arts in Public Health, University of Bremen (Bachelor thesis: The clinical course of patients with sciatica treated conservatively: A systematic review with meta-analysis)
  • Juli 2012 Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University in Kiel
  • September 2008 Dentistry, Technical University Dresden
  • July 2006, Medical Assistant, Medical Association Bremen

Research interests

  • Cancer Epidemiology
  • Pharmacoepidemiology
  • Infectious Disease Epidemiology



Selected publications

  • Articles with peer-review

  • Machado GC, Witzleb AJ, Fritsch C, Mahler CG, Ferreira PH, Ferreira ML. Patients with sciatica still experience pain and disability 5 years after surgery: A systematic review with meta-analysis of cohort studies. European Journal of Pain. 2016;20(10):1700-1709.

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