Prof. Benno Brinkhaus, Foto: Urban Ruths

Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Benno Brinkhaus

Vice Director, Professor for Naturopathy

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Luisenstr. 57
10117 Berlin

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Expertise

Research topics:
Complementäre medicine, Integrative medicine, Naturopathy, Chinese medicine
Clinical studies (including RCTs) and epidemiological studies in Naturopathy and Complementary Medicine (e.g. Acupuncture)

Teaching and Supervision:
Lectures and seminars on complementary medicine, social medicine and epidemiology, health economics, and prevention at Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Supervision of MD theses

Publications, Abstracts and Lectures:
>100 publications, >100 abstracts, >180 lectures


Vita Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Benno Brinkhaus

1993State examination in Medicine in Düsseldorf, Germany
1996-2001Head of the Department of Naturopathy and Complementary Medicine
(Medical Clinic I, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen, Germany)
1997Medical doctorate (MD) (Diabetes Research Center, Düsseldorf, Germany)
1997Specialist for Naturopathy (Medical Association of Bavaria Munich, Germany)
2000Specialist for teaching Naturopathy to physicians (MAB, Munich, Germany)
2001 - presentResearch associate & attending physician, Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
2006Additional designation "Acupuncture", previously Acupuncture A and B-diploma (2000 and 2002), altogether >900 hours training in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in Germany and China
2007Habilitation (Postdoctoral lecturer education) in Internal Medicine and Epidemiology, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany; Inaugural April 2008

Functions / offices

Head of Complementary and Integrative Medicine Research Unit

Head of the Outpatient Department for Complementary and Integrative Medicine




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