Prof. Dr. med. Dirk Wedekind

Dr. med., Master of Science,
Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist

1997 Physician, Goettingen
2000 Dr. med.
2003 Master of affective Neuroscience, Maastricht, NL
2008 Facharzt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, ÄK of Lower-Saxony, Hannover, Germany
2011 Suchtmedizinische Grundversorgung, ÄK Hannover
2011 Venia legendi in Psychiatry, Goettingen
2017 Apl. Professor in Psychiatry, Goettingen
Society for Anxiety research (GAF e.V.)
Northern German Addiction Research Federation (NSF e.V.) (Board of Directors)
Goettinger Akademie für Psychotherapie (GAP) (BoD)
AGNP (Chair of the program-committee for the 2015 congress)
European College of Affective Neuroscience
Clinical Experience
1997 – 2001 Resident, University of Goettingen, Dept. of Psychiatry
2001 – 2002 Resident, University of Goettingen, Dept. of Neurology
2002 Research assistant, University of Goettingen, Dept. Of Psychiatry
11 2008 Senior consultant, University of Goettingen, Dept. of Psychiatry
Head of the department´s addiction- and anxiety disorder unit
Research award of the NSF, Hannover, Germany, 2008
Over 90 original articles in international journals and bookchapters
Reviewer for:
Anxiety, Stress and Coping
Der Nervenarzt
European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience
Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy
Fortschritte der Neurologie und Psychiatrie
German Journal of Psychiatry
Journal of Psychiatric Research
Journal of Psychopharmacology
Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry
Psychiatry Research
Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria
Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy
World Journal of Biological Psychiatry