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PD Dr. rer. medic. Friederike Kendel

Co-Director GiM

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin
13347  Berlin

Campus / internal address:
Reinickendorfer Str. 61

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Expertise

Head of the research area Psycho-Oncology and Health-Related Quality of Life.

  • Psycho-Oncology and Psychocardiology
  • Risk perception and decision making
  • Coping with illness
  • Health-related quality of life

Additional information

Five selected current Publications     

Brand, H., Speiser, D., Besch, L., Roseman, J., & Kendel, F. (2021). Making Sense of a Health Threat: Illness Representations, Coping, and Psychological Distress among BRCA1/2 Mutation Carriers. Genes, 12(5), 741.

Hilger, C., Schostak, M., Otto, I., & Kendel, F. (2021). Time pressure predicts decisional regret in men with localized prostate cancer: data from a longitudinal multicenter study. World Journal of Urology, 1-7.

von Lengerke, T., Helmer, S., Tomsic, I., Pischke, C. R., Wegwarth, O., Kendel, F., & Härter, M. (2021). Bildungsstatus und Einstellungen zum Impfen in der Allgemeinbevölkerung: Eine Analyse der Repräsentativbefragungen der Bundeszentrale für gesundheitliche Aufklärung von 2012 bis 2018. Deutsches Ärzteblatt, 118(6), 96-97.

Wegwarth, O., Kendel, F., Tomsic, I., von Lengerke, T., & Härter, M. (2020). Die COVID-19-Pandemie: Risikokommunikation unter Unsicherheit. Akzeptanz und Vertrauen durch transparente Kommunikation im Zuge der COVID-19-Pandemie. Umweltmedizin, Hygiene, Arbeitsmedizin, 25(4), 141-146.

Kendel, F., & Eggert, A. (2019). Die Zweitmeinung aus einer psychologischen Perspektive. Pädiatrie, 31(5), 8-13.

Speiser, D., Rebitschek, F. G., Feufel, M. A., Brand, H., Besch, L., & Kendel, F. (2019). Accuracy in risk understanding among BRCA1/2-mutation carriers. Patient education and counseling, 102(10), 1925-1931.

Brand A, Gao L, Hamann A, Crayen C, Brand H, Squier SM, Stangl K, Kendel F, Stangl V. (2019) Medical graphic narratives to improve patient comprehension and periprocedural anxiety before coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention: a randomized trial. Annals of Internal Medicine. [Epub ahead of print ]:. DOI: 10.7326/M18-2976

Markus Feufel, Niklas Keller, Friederike Kendel, Claudia Spieß, Gerd Gigerenzer (2017). Training on how to extract, assess and communicate evidence from an article. Medical Education. DOI: 10.1111/medu.13444.

Villa S, Kendel F, Venderbos L, Rancati T, Bangma C, Carroll P, Denis L, Klotz L, Korfage IJ, Lane AJ, Magnani T, Mastris K, Rannikko A, Roobol M, Trock B, Van den Bergh R, Van Poppel H, Valdagni R, Bellardita L. Setting an Agenda for Assessment of Health-related Quality of Life Among Men with Prostate Cancer on Active Surveillance: A Consensus Paper from a European School of Oncology Task Force. European Urology. 2016 Oct 6.

Kendel F, Helbig L, Neumann K, Herden J, Stephan C, Schrader M, Gaissmaier W. Patients' perceptions of mortality risk for localized prostate cancer vary markedly depending on their treatment strategy. International Journal of Cancer. 2016;139(4):749-53.

Kendel F, Dunkel A, Muller-Tasch T, Steinberg K, Lehmkuhl E, Hetzer R and Regitz-Zagrosek V. Gender differences in health-related quality of life after coronary bypass surgery: results from a 1-year follow-up in propensity-matched men and women.Psychosomatic medicine. 2011;73:280-5.

Kendel F, Gelbrich G, Wirtz M, Lehmkuhl E, Knoll N, Hetzer R and Regitz-Zagrosek V. Predictive relationship between depression and physical functioning after coronary surgery. Archives of internal medicine. 2010;170:1717-21.
 


Vita PD Dr. rer. medic. Friederike Kendel

Since 2019 Research associate and deputy director of the Institute for Gender Research in Medicine.
2013

Habilitation, Venia legendi for the subject medical psychology

2008 Visiting scientist at the "Preventive Medicine Research Institute", Sausalito, USA
2007 Doctorate (Dr. rer. medic.) at the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany
2004 - 2019 Research associate at the Institute of Medical Psychology, Charité - University Medicine Berlin
2003 Lecturer at the Institute for Medical Psychology, Charité - University Medicine Berlin
2003 Diploma in Psychology, Freie Universität Berlin
1998 - 2003 Psychology studies at the Freie Universität Berlin
befor that first studies in violoncello, Slavic studies and musicology at the universities/ conservatories of Freiburg im Breisgau, Cologne and Tchaikovsky Conservatory Moscow

Awards/Scholarships:

2018:  Henry Walton Award for the article "Training medical students how to extract, assess and communicate evidence from an article"

2010: Peter Jacobi Award of the German Society for Medical Psychology

2006: Award for the best presentation in the field of clinical research (3rd Congress of the Berlin Institute for Gender Research in Medicine (GiM)

Scholarship holder of the Evangelisches Studienwerk Villigst e.V. and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).


Functions / offices

  • Deputy Director of the Institute for Gender Research in Medicine
  • Head of the AG Psychooncology and Health-Related Quality of Life
  • Member of the junior researcher commission of the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Member of the Teaching Commission of the German Society for Medical Psychology
  • Member, Berlin School of Integrative Oncology (BSIO)



Links

Brand A, Gao L, Hamann A, Crayen C, Brand H, Squier SM, Stangl K, Kendel F, Stangl V. (2019) Medical graphic narratives to improve patient comprehension and periprocedural anxiety lieber Felix, before coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention: a randomized trial. Annals of Internal Medicine. [Epub ahead of print ]:. doi: 10.7326/M18-2976 (IF=19.384).

Feufel M, Keller N, Kendel F, Spieß C, Gigerenzer G (2017). Training on how to extract, assess and communicate evidence from an article. Medical Education. DOI: 10.1111/medu.13444.



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