Prof. Dr. Jürgen Rehm, Dipl. Psychologe

Zentrum für Interdisziplinäre Suchtforschung (ZIS) der Universität Hamburg

c/o UKE, Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
Martinistr. 52, 20246 Hamburg

Tel.: 040-7410-59438


  • Senior Scientist, Institut für psychische Gesundheitspolitik (IMHPR), Zentrum für Sucht und psychische Gesundheit (CAMH), Toronto, Kanada
  • Professor und Gründungsprofessur für Suchtpolitik, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Universität von Toronto (UofT), Kanada
  • Leitender Wissenschaftler, Campbell Family Mental Health Research Institute; Leiter, Ontario Data Laborato, CAMH, Kanada;
  • Professor, Abteilung für Psychiatrie, Medizinische Fakultät, UofT, Kanada
  • Senior Scientist, PAHO / WHO-Kollaborationszentrum für psychische Gesundheit & Sucht
  • Leiter der Abteilung Epidemiologische Forschung an der Technischen Universität (TU) Dresden, Klinische Psychologie & Psychotherapie, Dresden
  • Fakultätsmitglied: Graduiertenabteilung für Gesundheit in der Gemeinschaft und Institut für medizinische Wissenschaft, UofT; Graduiertenabteilung der TU Dresden
  • Senior Scientist, Zentrum für Interdisziplinäre Suchtforschung, Universität Hamburg (ZIS)


  • Epidemiologie
  • Modellierung von Public Health Effekten inkl. Kosten/Nutzen
  • Psychische Gesundheit & Sucht (insbesondere Alkohol)




  • Jané-Llopis E, Anderson P, Piazza M, O'Donnell A, Gual A, Schulte B, Pérez Gómez A, de Vries H,  Natera Rey G, Kokole D, Bustamante I, Braddick F, Mejía Trujillo J, Solovei A, Pérez De León A, Kaner E, Matrai S, Manthey J, Mercken L, López-Pelayo H, Rowlands G, Schmidt C, Rehm J (2020) Implementing primary healthcare-based measurement, advice and treatment for heavy drinking and comorbid depression at the municipal level in three Latin American countries: final protocol for a quasiexperimental study (SCALA study). BMJ Open,
  • Manthey J, Lindemann C, Kraus L, Reimer J, Verthein U, Schulte B, Rehm J (2020) The potential effects of an extended alcohol withdrawal treatment programme on morbidity and mortality among inpatients in the German city of Bremen: a simulation study. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy; 2:15. doi: 10.1186/s13011-019-0249-7
  • Manthey J, Lindemann C, Verthein U, Frischknecht U, Kraus L, Reimer J, Grün A, Kiefer F, Schulte B, Rehm J (2020) Versorgung von Personen mit riskantem Alkoholkonsum und schwerer Alkoholkonsumstörung in Bremen: bedarfsgerecht und leitlinienkonform? Bundesgesundheitsblatt - Gesundheitsforschung - Gesundheitsschutz; 63:122-130. doi: 10.1007/s00103-019-03072-z
  • Shield K, Manthey J, Rylett M, Probst C, Wettlaufer A, Parry C, Rehm J (2020). National, regional, and global burdens of disease from 2000 to 2016 attributable to alcohol use: a comparative risk assessment study. The Lancet Public Health. 5. doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(19)30231-2.
  • Kilian C, Manthey J, Moskalewicz J, Sieroslawski J, Rehm J (2019) How Attitudes toward Alcohol Policies Differ across European Countries: Evidence from the Standardized European Alcohol Survey (SEAS). Int. J Environ Res Public Health; 16: 4461. doi:10.3390/ijerph16224461
  • Manthey J, Carr S, Rehm J (2019) Definition of a ‘Standard Joint Equivalent’: Comment on “Who consumes most of the cannabis in Canada? Profiles of cannabis consumption by quantity”. Drug and Alcohol Dependence; doi:
  • O'Donnell A, Anderson P, Jané-Llopis E, Manthey J, Kaner E, Rehm J (2019) Immediate impact of minimum unit pricing on alcohol purchases in Scotland: controlled interrupted time series analysis for 2015-18. BMJ; 25:366 doi:10.1136/bmj.l5274
  • Rehm J, Elton-Marshall T, Sornpaisarn B, Manthey J (2019) Medical marijuana. What can we learn from the experiences in Canada, Germany and Thailand? Int J Drug Policy; 13:74:47-51. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.09.001
  • Rehm J, Manthey J, Lange S, Badaras R, Zurlyte I, Passmore J, Breda J,
    Ferreira-Borges C, Štelem?kas M (2019) Alcohol control policy and changes in
    alcohol-related traffic harm. Addiction. doi: 10.1111/add.14796
  • Manthey J, Rehm J (2019) Mortality from Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy: Exploring the Gap between Estimated and Civil Registry Data. J Clin Med; 31: 8. doi:10.3390/jcm8081137
  • Manthey J, Rehm J (2019) Mortality from Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy: Exploring the Gap between Estimated and Civil Registry Data. J Clin Med. 31;8. doi: 10.3390/jcm8081137
  • Ye Y, Shield KD, Cherpitel CJ, Manthey J, Korcha R, Rehm J (2018) Estimating alcohol-attributable fractions for injuries based on data from emergency department and observational studies: a comparison of two methods. Addiction, 114, 462-70. doi: 10.1111/add.14477 
  • Miquel L, Manthey J, Rehm J, Vela E, Bustins M, Segura L, Vieta E, Colom J, Anderson P, Gual A (2018) Risky alcohol use: The impact on health service use.  European Addiction Research 24, 234-244. doi: 10.1159/000493884
  • Manthey J, Probst C, Rylett M, Rehm J (2018) National, regional and global mortality due to alcoholic cardiomyopathy in 2015. Heart, 104, 1663–69. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2017-312384
  • Rehm J & Ferreira-Borges C (2018) Risk factor policies, morbidity, and mortality in Russia.  Lancet, 392, 1094-95.  doi: 10.1016/ S0140-6736(18)32043-9  
  • Bennett JE, Stevens GA, Mathers CD, Bonita R, Rehm J et al. (NCD Countdown 2030 collaborators) (2018) NCD Countdown 2030: worldwide trends in non-communicable disease mortality and progress towards Sustainable Development Goal target 3.4.  Lancet, 392 (10152), 1072–88.  doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(18)31992-5
  • Schwarzinger M, Pollock BG, Hasan OSM, Dufouil C, Rehm J (2018) Contribution of alcohol use disorders to the burden of dementia in France 2008-2013: a nationwide retrospective cohort study. Lancet Public Health, 3(3), e124-e132.  doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(18)30022-7  
  • Rehm J, Anderson P, Prieto JAA, Armstrong I, Aubin HJ, Bachmann M, Bastus NB, Brotons C, Burton R, Cardoso M, Colom J, Duprez D, Gmel G, Gual A, Kraus L, Kreutz R, Liira H, Manthey J, Møller L, Okruhlica L, Roerecke M, Scafato E, Schulte B, Segura-Garcia L, Shield KD, Sierra C, Vyshinskiy K, Wojnar M, Zarco J (2017) Towards new recommendations to reduce the burden of alcohol-induced hypertension in the European Union. BMC Med 28:173. doi: 10.1186/s12916-017-0934-1
  • Anderson P, O'Donnell A, Kaner E, Gual A, Schulte B, Perez-Gomez A, deVries H, Natera G, Rehm J (2017) Scaling-up primary health care-based prevention and management of alcohol use disorder at the municipal level in middle-income countries in Latin America: Background and pre-protocol for a three-country quasi-experimental study. F1000Research 2017, 6:311 doi: 10.12688/f1000research.11173.1
  • Kraus L, Schulte B, Manthey J, Rehm J (2016) Alcohol screening and alcohol interventions among patients with hypertension in primary health care: an empirical survey of German general practitioners. Addiction Research & Theory: 25:4, 285-92
  • Rehm J, Prieto J, Beier M, Duhot D, Rossi A, Schulte B, Zarco J, Aubin HJ, Bachmann M, Grimm C, Kraus L, Manthey J, Scafato E, Gual A (2016) The role of alcohol in the management of hypertension in patients in European primary health care practices - A survey in the largest European Union countries. BMC Family Practice 17(1); doi: 10.1186/s12875-016-0529-5