ISDM 2017

From 07/02/2017 to 07/05/2017

Domaine de Rockefeller - 8 Avenue Rockefeller, 69008 Lyon, FRANCE

Martin Härter, Dipl. Psych., MD, PhD, Professor of Medical Psychology
M. Härter has been trained in psychology and medicine at the universities of Würz-burg, Padova (Italy) and Freiburg. He received his MD (1991) and his PhD (1993) in Psychology at the University of Freiburg. In 1998 he was research fellow at the School of Public Health at Yale university. He is a licensed psychotherapist since 2000 and an accredited quality management visitor for hospitals. Since 2008 he is directing the Department of Medical Psychology at the University Medical Center Eppendorf (UKE) in Hamburg.
Since 2005 he is coordinator of the German National Clinical Practice Guideline for Depression, and since 2008 member of the expert panel of the German National Cancer Plan. He became in 2009 spokesperson of the Center for Health Care Re-seach (chcr) at the UKE and in 2011 spokesperson of “psychenet – the Hamburg Network for Mental Health”. Since 2016 he is scientific director of the German Agen-cy for Quality in Medicine (ÄZQ) in Berlin.
His main research interests are in somato-psychological comorbidity, epidemiology of mental disorders, patient involvement and shared decision-making as well as in health services research in mental health and chronic diseases.