PD Dr. med. habil. Helge Müller


  • Deputy clinic director
  • Head of acute psychiatry and interdisciplinary psychiatric care
  • Head of research group predictional and neurovegetative research

Curriculum Vitae

  • 1999-2006 Medical studies at the Hannover Medical School (MHH)
  • 2006-2008 Assistant physician at the psychiatric hospital at Herford Hospital (Chief physician: PD Dr. med. Marcus Willy Agelink)
  • From 2009, a doctorate at the MHH, a research assistant at the psychiatric and psychotherapeutic clinic of the Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU) at the University Hospital Erlangen (Director: Professor Dr. med. Johannes Kornhuber)
  • 2010-2011 Neurology-advanced training year at the stroke unit and intermediate care as well as at the neurological emergency department of the neurological clinic at Erlangen University Hospital (Director: Professor Dr. med. Dr. h.c. Stefan Schwab)
  • April 2012 specialist examination (bayerische Landesärztekammer)
  • Since May 2012 senior physician at the psychiatric and psychotherapeutic clinic at Erlangen University Hospital
  • Since October 2015, senior physician at psychiatric University clinic of the Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg at the Karl Jaspers Clinic (Director: Professor Dr. med. Alexandra Philipsen)
  • November/December 2017 Habilitation procedure successfully completed (FAU Erlangen), appointed private lecturer
  • Since February 2018 deputy clinic director, clinic and department of psychiatry, University Hospital Bonn (Director: Professor Dr. med. Alexandra Philipsen)

Clinical focus

  • Affective disorders
  • Therapy-refractory depression
  • Neurostimulation procedures
  • Addiction medicine

Additional Qualification/Certificates

  • Nutritional Medicine (Kneipp Medical Association)
  • Courses special pain therapy (Courses 1-4)
  • Medical assessment (Ärztekammer Westfalen-Lippe)
  • Certificate of Higher Education (FAU)
  • Basic GCP course for examiners according to AMG MPG (FAU)
  • Head of clinical trials (FAU)
  • International Fellow American Psychiatric Association (IFAPA)
  • Hygiene officer (Bad Kissingen Hygiene Academy)
  • Distance learning risk management in healthcare (Apollon University)
  • Geriatrics (bayerische Landesärztekammer)
  • DGPPN certificates Psychosomatics; Gerontopsychiatry, gerontopsychotherapy and gerontopsychosomatics; Psychiatry, psychotherapy and psychosomatics in consultation and liaison service
  • Qualification for traffic-medicine(bayerische Landesärztekammer)
  • International Fellow Royal Society of Medicine (FRSM)
  • Akkreditierter Supervisor für Verhaltenstherapie (Institut für Psychotherapie und Psychoanalyse Rhein-Eifel GmbH Annelise Heigl-Evers Institut)


  • German Society for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Psychosomatics and Nerve Medicine (DGPPN)
  • Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCPsych)
  • Royal Society of Medicine (RSM)
  • American Psychiatric Association (APA)
  • Verband leitender Krankenhausärzte (VLK) / Association of Senior Hospital Physicians

Scientific focus

  • Predictional research, neurobiology of affective and addictive (diseases)

Scientific publications