Research at the Institute for Social Medicine, Epidemiology and Health Economics

Our research projects are focusing on four main areas: epidemiology and prevention, complementary medicine, health economics and health system research, and global health. We are aiming at the amelioration of prevention strategies in health.

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The research projects are carried out in constructive and successful cooperation with partners from different areas of the Charité, in clinics and practices and with various external clients. We are active in national and international organizations of science, health policy, public health and industry.

The raised third-party funds accounted for more than half of our total institutional budget and amounted to around 2 million euros in 2016.

The research results are published in English-language international journals with the highest possible impact factor. The overall impact factor in 2015 was 316 out of 83 publications.