Portrait of M.Sc. Psych. Katharina van Stein
M.Sc. Psych. Katharina van Stein

Research associate (Institute for Psychosocial Medicine)
Doctoral student (Institute for Psychosocial Medicine)

+49 6221 56-8138


Medical/Professional background

since February 2020

Research Associate and PhD Candidate at the Institute of Medical Psychology at Heidelberg University Hospital

February 2019 – December 2019

Research Associate at the Institute of Psychosocial Medicine and Psychotherapy at Jena University Hospital (Prof. B. Strauß)

Scientific background

2015 – 2016

Semester abroad at University of Canterbury, Kent

2014 – 2018

M.Sc. in Psychology at Friedrich-Schiller Universität Jena

2011 – 2014

B.Sc. in Psychology at Ruhr-Universität Bochum 

Research and work focus

Stress, social interactions and experience of pain in patients with endometriosis

Social Neuroendocrinology