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Prof. Dr.
Klaus Lieb

Professor and Director of Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy

Contact

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
University Medical Center
Johannes Gutenberg-University Mainz
Untere Zahlbacher Str. 8
55131 Mainz

+49 (0) 6131 17 7335

CRC 1193 PROJECTS

Expertise

Neuropharmacology

Neurobiology and therapy of affective disorders and personality disorders; cognitive enhancement; resilience against mental disorders; conflicts of interest in medicine

Vita

Since 04/2007

Professor for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (W3) and director Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Johannes Gutenberg University Medical Center Mainz

06/2001 – 03/2007

Chief Physician and Vice Chairman at the Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy of the University Medical Center Freiburg

02/1999 - 05/2001

Consultant psychiatrist and group leader, University Medical Center Freiburg

09/1994 – 02/1999

Research assistant/Junior doctor at the Psychiatric University Hospital, Freiburg

09/1994 – 08/1995

Postdoctoral fellow of the German Research Foundation (DFG) in the Neurobiology Laboratory of the University Hospital for Psychiatry, Freiburg

10/1992 – 09/1994

Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology and Internal Medicine, University of Ulm, Germany

Publications

Franke AG, Gränsmark P, Agricola A, Schühle K, Rommel T, Sebastian A, Balló HE, Gorbulev S, Gerdes C, Frank B, Ruckes C, Tüscher O, Lieb K (2017) Methylphenidate, modafinil, and caffeine for cognitive enhancement in chess: A double-blind, randomised controlled trial. Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 27(3):248-260.

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Tadic A, Müller-Engling L, Schlicht KF, Kotsiari A, Dreimüller N, Kleimann A, Bleich S, Lieb K, Frieling H: (2014) Methylation of the promotor of brain-derived neurotrophic factor exon IV and antidepressant response in major depression. Mol Psychiatry 19:281-3.

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Lieb K, Völlm B, Rücker G, Timmer A, Stoffers JM (2010) Pharmacotherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder. Cochrane systematic review of randomised trials. Br J Psychiatry 196:4-12

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Lieb K, Zanarini MC, Schmahl C, Linehan MM, Bohus M (2004) Borderline personality disorder. Lancet 364:453-61.

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Lieb K, Brucker S, Bach M, Els T, Lücking CH, Greenlee MW (1999) Impairment in preattentive visual processing in patients with Parkinson`s disease. Brain 122:303-13.

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Coordinating Functions

Since 7/2014

Co-Director at the German Resilience Center (Deutsches Resilienz Zentrum) Mainz

Since 2014

Co-speaker of the German Resilience Center Mainz

Editorial and Scientific Advisory Board

Since 2009

Editor Cochrane Library of systematic reviews (section personality disorders)

Awards, Grants and Honor

2013

Hochschullehrer des Jahres (Deutscher Hochschulverband)

2013

Hamburger Preis Persönlichkeitsstörungen

2004

Golden Helix Award

2003

Hormosan-Forschungspreis Psychiatrie

1994

Stipend of DFG, University of Freiburg

Memberships

Since 2009

Official member of the scientific commission psychotherapy of the German Medical Association

Since 2009

Official member of the Drug Commission of the German Medical Association