Currently funded projects


From phenomena to theory-guided mechanisms: changing perspectives on ADHD

Institution: TU Dresden, Universitätsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus
Applicant: Christian Beste
EKFS funding line: Key project

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Neurocognitive mechanisms of impaired reward-related decision-making in schizophrenia

Institution: Technical University of Munich
Applicant: Felix Brandl
EKFS funding line: Else Kröner-Memorial-Stipendium

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Efficacy of a therapist-guided smartphone-based intervention to support recovery from bulimia nervosa: a randomized controlled trial (SMART-BN trial)

Institution: University Hospital of Munich (LMU), Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Applicant: Dr. Dipl. Psych, M.Sc. Sandra Schlegl
EKFS funding line: first application

Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie des Universitätsklinikums Bonn, Prof. Dr. Franziska Geiser

Social Phobia Research: Understanding phenotypic dimensions and the genetic architecture of social anxiety disorder

Institution: Centre for Human Genetics, University of Marburg
Applicant: Dr. Andreas Förstner
EKFS funding line: first application

Brain functional connectivity

A dimensional psychiatry approach to eating disorders using machine learning techniques on structural and functional neuroimaging data from multicenter studies.

Institution: University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden/ TU-Dresden
Applicant: Dr. Fabio Bernadoni
EKFS funding line: first application

Beyond others, child cognitive outcomes are measured by event-related potentials in EEG and an IQ test battery

"This one drink!?" The invisible developmental consequences of intrauterine alcohol exposure: A longitudinal multi-level study in childhood and adolescence based on a meconium ethanol metabolite

Institutions: Children and Youth Department for Mental Health, Women's Hospital and Adult Psychiatry at Erlangen University Hospital
Applicant: Dr. Anna Eichler
EKFS funding line: first application

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Guided Online-Self-Help in Adolescents with Body Dysmorphic Disorder: A Single-Blind Randomized-Controlled Study

Institution: Osnabrück University, Institute of Psychology
Applicant: Prof. Dr. Andrea Hartmann Firnkorn
EKFS funding line: first application

Magnetic resonance scanner

Social stress and social rewards in alcohol dependence - interaction of cortisol, oxytocin and dopaminergic reward system

Institution: Department of Psychiatry und Psychotherapy, Social Neuroscience Lab,
University of Lübeck
Applicant: Dr. Lena Rademacher
EKFS funding line: first application

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Reduction of trauma-induced intrusions and amygdala hyperreactivity via oxytocin-augmented psychotherapy and non-invasive brain stimulation

Institution: Division of Medical Psychology, University of Bonn
Applicant: Dr. Dirk Scheele
EKFS funding line: first application

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Else Kröner-Fresenius Research College "Translational Psychiatry"

Institutions: Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University Hospital, LMU Munich; Max-Planck-Institute of Psychiatry, Munich
Applicants: Prof. Dr. Peter Falkai, Prof. Dr. Dr. Elisabeth Binder
EKFS funding line: Else Kröner-Forschungskolleg