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Prof. Christoph U. Correll
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Prof. Dr. med. Christoph U. Correll


Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
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13353 Berlin

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Prof. Dr. med Christoph Correll is Chair of the Klinik für Psychiatrie, Psychosomatik und Psychotherapie des Kindes- und Jugendalters, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Campus Virchow, Berlin, Germany. Furthermore, Professor of Psychiatry at The Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, New York, USA. He completed his medical studies at the Free University of Berlin in Germany, and Dundee University Medical School in Scotland. He is board certified in general psychiatry and child and adolescent psychiatry, having completed both residencies at The Zucker Hillside Hospital in New York City. Since 1997, he has been working and conducting research in New York, USA.

Professor Correll’s research and clinical work focus on the identification, characterisation and treatment of adults and youth with severe psychiatric disorders, including the prodrome, first episode, multi-episode and refractory illness phase of psychotic and mood disorders. He further focuses on psychopharmacology, comparative effectiveness, and the risk–benefit evaluation of psychotropic medications. 

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Professor Correll has authored or co-authored over 500 journal articles and his H-index was 62 in January 2018. He has served on several expert consensus panels on the use of antipsychotics across a range of psychiatric disorders, is a reviewer for over 70 peer-reviewed journals and an editorial board member of 12 scientific journals.

Professor Correll is the Principal Investigator or Steering Committee member of several large, federally funded grants. He has received over 40 national and international research awards and fellowships for his work. Since 2014, the year of inception of this metric, he has been listed every year by Thomson Reuters as one of the 100 “most influential scientific minds” and “top 1% cited scientists in the area of psychiatry”. Furthermore, since 2017 he has been ranked by Expertscape as number one in the area of “psychopharmacology“ (in January 2018, of altogether 56,243 evaluated scientists). 

Vita Prof. Dr. med. Christoph U. Correll

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PubMed Link to publications

Expertscape Weltrangliste in the field of "Psychotropic drugs"