The Institute offers various courses for medical students attending the preclinical semesters, including seminars and lectures on topics including the fundamentals of medical psychology and sociology, research methods, patient-doctor-relationship, and stress & behaviour.
The date for the 2nd TNBS Symposium is now fixed: Thursday, 16 May 2019 from 2 to 7 pm. We are delighted to invite you for the second time to the Deichmann-Auditorium of the University Hospital Essen. Please save the date in advance. We will announce the program on the website: tnbs.uk-essen.de
The best-rated courses in the first study section are the seminar "Integrated Emergency Medicine" and the seminar "Medical Psychology and Sociology" by Prof. Dr. med. Manfred Schedlowski, Prof. Dr. Sven Benson and Anna Lena Kahl. The prize money of 1,000 € each will benefit teaching and seminar of the award winners. Prof. dr. Sven Benson was awarded as one of the best lecturers. Read more
Manfred Schedlowski, director of the Institute of Medical Psychology, has been filmed and interview by the BBC. Read more
Neurological and mental illnesses are on the rise worldwide. The Faculty of Medicine of the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE) is therefore combining its research activities into the new focus "Translational Neuro and Behavioral Sciences". Read the article
Wir suchen ab sofort gesunde Probanden für unsere Studie zur Untersuchung der Auswirkung psychologischer Faktoren auf die Wirkmechanismen von Everolimus.
Wir suchen ab sofort gesunde Probandinnen und Probanden für das Projekt „Effekte von negativer Stimmung und systemischer Entzündung auf die viszerale Schmerzwahrnehmung und Schmerzverarbeitung: Eine fMRT-Studie“.