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Deutsch Intern
    Department of Psychology I - Biological Psychology, Clinical Psychology
    and Psychotherapy

    apl. Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Petra Platte

    Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Petra Platte

    Phone+49 931 31-82121
    Fax+49 931 31-82733
    E-Mailplatte@psychologie.uni-wuerzburg.de
    Room110
    Office hoursThu 11-12 am

    Publications

    Curriculum vitae

    1990Diploma in psychology (University of Würzburg)
    1990 - 1993PhD Thesis, University of Trier (summa cum laude)
    1993 - 1995Post-doc, University of Trier
    1995 - 1997Scholarship, University of Pennsylvania (USA)
    1997 - 1998Scholarship, National Institutes of Health (USA)
    1998 - 2001Post-doc, University of Trier
    2002 - 2006Lecturer, University of Würzburg
    2006Habilitation treatise
    2006 - 2008Formation of the association "Dick & Dünn Nordwest e.V."
    2008Monell Institute, Philadelphia (USA)
    2009 - 2010Contract research
    since 2010Post-doc, University of Würzburg

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    Research interests

    • Eating Behavior and Eating Disorders
    • Old Order Amish
    • Autism
    • Psychiatric burden in refugees

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    Awards and grants

    1993Dissertation award from the University of Trier
    1994Heinz-Heckhausen junior scientist prize of the German Society of Psychology (DGPs)
    1995Research grant: DFG: PL 216/1-1 "Energy expenditure and eating behavior in the elderly"
    1995Christina Barz award
    1996Research grant: DFG: PL216/2-2 "Risk factors for the development of obesity"
    1998Grant UPENN "Genetic studies in the Old Order Amish"
    2004Grant UPENN "Genetic studies in the Old Order Amish"
    2010University award for excellence in science
    2016University Teaching Award

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    Co-operation partners

    • Adrian Meule, PhD, University of Salzburg, Department of Psychology, Austria
    • Kelly Costello Allison & Albert J. Stunkard, Weight and Eating Disorders Program, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    • Paul Breslin, PhD, Professor, Rutgers University Department of Nutritional Sciences & Monell Chemical Senses Center, USA
    • Maximilian Muenke, MD, Medical Director, Chief, Medical Genetics Branch at the National Human Genome Institute, USA

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