Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Suchtforschung
der Universität Hamburg

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Rehm, Dipl. Psychologe

Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter

Zentrum für Interdisziplinäre Suchtforschung (ZIS) der Universität Hamburg
c/o UKE, Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
Martinistr. 52
20246 Hamburg

Tel.: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 59438

eMail: jtrehm@gmail.com

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

Senior Scientist, Zentrum für Interdisziplinäre Suchtforschung, Universität Hamburg (ZIS)

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

  • Manthey J, Jacobsen B, Schulte B, Rehm J (2024) Rescheduling alcohol marketing bans within the World Health Organization menu of policy options. Addiction; 2024 Jun;119(6):1141-1142. doi: 10.1111/add.16476.
  • Cook W, Kerr WC, Zhu Y, Bright S, Buckley C, Kilian C, Lasserre AM, Llamosas-Falcón L, Mulia N, Rehm J, Probst C. (2024) Alcoholic beverage types consumed by population subgroups in the United States: Implications for alcohol policy to address health disparities. Drug and Alcohol Review, 2024. doi: 10.1111/dar.13819.
  • Kilian C, Lemp JM, Kerr WC, Mulia N, Rehm J, Ye Y, Probst C. (2024) Not Everyone Benefits Equally from Sunday Alcohol Sales Bans: Socioeconomic Differences in Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol-Attributable Mortality. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 2024. doi: 10.1007/s11469-024-01267-3.
  • Kilian C, Braddick F, Rehm J. (2024) The legal framework for the production of alcohol for personal use within the European Union. Nordic Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 2024. doi: 10.1177/14550725241246133.
  • Manthey J, Rehm J, Verthein U. (2024) Germany's cannabis act: a catalyst for European drug policy reform? The Lancet Regional Health - Europe 2024;42: 100929. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lanepe.2024.100929
  • Kilian C, Klinger S, Manthey J, Rehm J, Huckle T, Probsta C. (2024) National and regional prevalence of interpersonal violence from others’ alcohol use: a systematic review and modelling study. Lancet Reg Health Eur 2024;40: 100905. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lanepe.2024.100905
  • Manthey J, Gobiņa I, Isajeva L, Neneman J, Reile R, Štelemėkas M, Rehm J (2024) The Impact of Raising Alcohol Taxes on Government Tax Revenue: Insights from Five European Countries. Appl Health Econ Health Policy . https://doi.org/10.1007/s40258-024-00873-5
  • Kilian C, Lemp JM, Llamosas-Falcón L, Carr T, Ye Y, Kerr WC, Mulia N, Puka K, Lasserre AM, Bright S, Rehm J, Probst C. (2023) Reducing alcohol use through alcohol control policies in the general population and population subgroups: a systematic review and meta-analysis. eClinicalMedicine, 2023. doi: 10.1016/j.eclinm.2023.101996.
  • Kilian C, Lemp JM, Llamosas-Falcón L, Carr T, Ye Y, Kerr WC, Mulia N, Puka K, Lasserre AM, Bright S, Rehm J, Probst C. Reducing alcohol use through alcohol control policies in the general population and population subgroups: a systematic review and meta-analysis. EClinicalMedicine. 2023 May 10;59:101996. doi: 10.1016/j.eclinm.2023.101996
  • Crépault JF, Russell C, Watson TM, Strike C, Bonato S, Rehm J. What is a public health approach to substance use? A qualitative systematic review and thematic synthesis. Int J Drug Policy. 2023 Feb;112:103958. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2023.103958
  • Ali F, Russell C, Greer A, Bonn M, Werb D, Rehm J. "2.5 g, I could do that before noon": a qualitative study on people who use drugs' perspectives on the impacts of British Columbia's decriminalization of illegal drugs threshold limit. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2023 Jun 15;18(1):32. doi: 10.1186/s13011-023-00547-w
  • Stumbrys D, Štelemėkas M, Jasilionis D, Rehm J. Weekly pattern of alcohol- attributable male mortality before and after imposing limits on hours of alcohol sale in Lithuania in 2018. Scand J Public Health. 2023 Jul 4:14034948231184288. doi: 10.1177/14034948231184288
  • Radišauskas R, Štelemėkas M, Petkevičienė J, Trišauskė J, Telksnys T, Miščikienė L, Gobina I, Stoppel R, Reile R, Janik-Koncewicz K, Zatonski W, Lange S, Tran A, Rehm J, Jiang H. Alcohol-attributable mortality and alcohol control policy in the Baltic Countries and Poland in 2001-2020: an interrupted time- series analysis. Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2023 Nov 9;18(1):65
  • Llamosas-Falcón L, Probst C, Buckley C, Jiang H, Lasserre AM, Puka K, Tran A, Zhu Y, Rehm J. How does alcohol use impact morbidity and mortality of liver cirrhosis? A systematic review and dose-response meta-analysis. Hepatol Int. 2023 Sep 8. doi: 10.1007/s12072-023-10584-z
  • Rehm J, Ferreira-Borges C, Kokole D, Neufeld M, Olsen A, Rovira P, Segura Garcia L, Tran A, Colom J. Assessing the impact of providing digital product information on the health risks of alcoholic beverages to the consumer at point of sale: A pilot study. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2023 Sep;42(6):1332-1337. doi: 10.1111/dar.13676
  • Kim KV, Rehm J, Kaplan MS, Lange S. Relationship between alcohol use and firearm-involved suicide: Findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 2003-2020. Am J Prev Med. 2023 Nov 22:S0749-3797(23)00475-0. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2023.11.019
  • Russell C, Law J, Bonn M, Rehm J, Ali F. The increase in benzodiazepine- laced drugs and related risks in Canada: The urgent need for effective and sustainable solutions. Int J Drug Policy. 2023 Jan;111:103933. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2022.103933
  • Jiang H, Tran A, Petkevičienė J, Štelemėkas M, Lange S, Rehm J. Are restrictions in sales hours of alcohol associated with fewer emergency room visits in Lithuania? An interrupted time-series analysis. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2023 Feb;42(2):487-494. doi: 10.1111/dar.13584
  • Ali F, Kaura A, Russell C, Bonn M, Bruneau J, Dasgupta N, Imtiaz S, Martel- Laferrière V, Rehm J, Shahin R, Elton-Marshall T. Identifying barriers and facilitators to COVID-19 vaccination uptake among People Who Use Drugs in Canada: a National Qualitative Study. Harm Reduct J. 2023 Jul 29;20(1):99. doi: 10.1186/s12954-023-00826-6
  • Puka K, Buckley C, Mulia N, Purshouse RC, Lasserre AM, Kerr W, Rehm J, Probst C. Behavioral stability of alcohol consumption and socio-demographic correlates of change among a nationally representative cohort of US adults. Addiction. 2023 Jan;118(1):61-70. doi: 10.1111/add.16024
  • Kim KV, Russell C, Kaplan MS, Rehm J, Lange S. Types of suicide pacts: a comparative analysis using the National Violent Death Reporting System. Front Psychiatry. 2023 May 5;14:1139305. doi: 10.3389/fpsyt.2023.1139305
  • Room R, Rehm J. "Harm per litre" as a concept and a measure in studying determinants of relations between alcohol consumption and harm. Int J Drug Policy. 2023 May;115:104006. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2023.104006
  • Rehm J, Lange S, Gobiņa I, Janik-Koncewicz K, Miščikienė L, Reile R, Stoppel R, Tran A, Ferreira-Borges C, Jasilionis D, Jiang H, Kim KV, Manthey J, Neufeld M, Petkevičienė J, Radišauskas R, Room R, Liutkutė-Gumarov V, Zatoński WA, Štelemėkas M. Classifying alcohol control policies enacted between 2000 and 2020 in Poland and the Baltic countries to model potential impact. Addiction. 2023 Mar;118(3):449-458. doi: 10.1111/add.16102
  • Miščikienė L, Tran A, Petkevičienė J, Rehm J, Vaitkevičiūtė J, Galkus L, Lange S, Štelemėkas M. A mystery-shopping study to test enforcement of minimum legal purchasing age in Lithuania in 2022. Eur J Public Health. 2023 Apr 1;33(2):317-322. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckad027
  • Romeo JS, Huckle T, Casswell S, Connor J, Rehm J, McGinn V. Foetal alcohol spectrum disorder in Aotearoa, New Zealand: Estimates of prevalence and indications of inequity. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2023 May;42(4):859-867. doi: 10.1111/dar.13619
  • Vaitkevičiūtė J, Gobiņa I, Janik-Koncewicz K, Lange S, Miščikienė L, Petkevičienė J, Radišauskas R, Reile R, Štelemėkas M, Stoppel R, Telksnys T, Tran A, Rehm J, Zatoński WA, Jiang H. Alcohol control policies reduce all-cause mortality in Baltic Countries and Poland between 2001 and 2020. Sci Rep. 2023 Apr 18;13(1):6326. doi: 10.1038/s41598-023-32926-5
  • Balakrishnan M, Rehm J. A Public health perspective on mitigating the global burden of chronic liver disease. Hepatology. 2023 Nov 9. doi: 10.1097/HEP.0000000000000679
  • Puka K, Kilian C, Zhu Y, Mulia N, Buckley C, Lasserre AM, Rehm J, Probst C. (2023) Can lifestyle factors explain racial and ethnic inequalities in all-cause mortality among US adults? BMC Public Health. 2023 Aug 22;23(1):1591. doi: 10.1186/s12889-023-16178-6
  • Kokole D, Ferreira-Borges C, Galea G, Tran A, Rehm J, Neufeld M. Public awareness of the alcohol-cancer link in the EU and UK: a scoping review. Eur J Public Health. 2023 Oct 6:ckad141. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckad141
  • Rehm J. Minimum legal drinking age-still an underrated alcohol control policy. Lancet Public Health. 2023 May;8(5):e321-e322. doi: 10.1016/S2468-2667(23)00054-3
  • Russell C, Law J, Imtiaz S, Rehm J, Le Foll B, Ali F. The impact of methamphetamine use on medications for opioid use disorder (MOUD) treatment retention: a scoping review. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2023 Aug 16;18(1):48. doi: 10.1186/s13722-023-00402-0
  • Sohi I, Shield KD, Rehm J, Monteiro M. Digital interventions for reducing alcohol use in general populations: An updated systematic review and meta- analysis. Alcohol Clin Exp Res (Hoboken). 2023 Oct;47(10):1813-1832. doi: 10.1111/acer.15175
  • Llamosas-Falcón L, Rehm J, Bright S, Buckley C, Carr T, Kilian C, Lasserre AM, Lemp JM, Zhu Y, Probst C. The Relationship Between Alcohol Consumption, BMI, and Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Dose-Response Meta-analysis. Diabetes Care. 2023 Nov 1;46(11):2076-2083. doi: 10.2337/dc23-1015
  • Müller CP, Schumann G, Rehm J, Kornhuber J, Lenz B. Self-management with alcohol over lifespan: psychological mechanisms, neurobiological underpinnings, and risk assessment. Mol Psychiatry. 2023 Jul;28(7):2683-2696. doi: 10.1038/s41380-023-02074-3
  • Shield K, Rehm J. Judgment-Based Errors in Epidemiological Studies. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2023 Oct 3. doi: 10.15288/jsad.23-00262
  • Llamosas-Falcón L, Rehm J. Alcohol consumption in Spain. Med Clin (Barc). 2023 Apr 6;160(7):302-304. English, Spanish. doi: 10.1016/j.medcli.2023.01.002.
  • Olderbak S, Möckl J, Manthey J, Lee S, Rehm J, Hoch E, Kraus L (2023) Trends and projection in the proportion of (heavy) cannabisuse in Germany from 1995 to 2021. Addiction. 2023;1–11
  • Rehm J, Badaras R, Ferreira-Borges C, Galkus L, Gostautaite Midttun N, Gobiņa I, Janik-Koncewicz K, Manthey J et al. (2023) Impact of the WHO "best buys" for alcohol policy on consumption and health in the Baltic countries and Poland 2000–2020; The Lancet Regional Health - Europe, 2023, 100704, ISSN 2666-7762, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.lanepe.2023.100704.
  • Kraus L, Kilian C, Manthey J, Rehm J. (2023) Alkoholpolitik in Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz? SUCHT. 2023;69(4):145-6
  • Kilian C, Manthey J, Rehm J, Kraus L. (2023) Alkoholpolitik in Deutschland: Verpasste Chancen zur Senkung der Krankheitslast. SUCHT. 2023;69(4):163-71.
  • Kilian C, Manthey J, Braddick F, López-Pelayo H, Rehm J. (2023) Social disparities in alcohol's harm to others: evidence from 32 European countries. International Journal of Drug Policy. 2023;118:104079
  • Solovei, A., Rovira, P., Anderson, P., Jané-Llopis, E., Natera Rey, G., Arroyo, M., Medina, P., Mercken, L., Rehm, J., de Vries, H., & Manthey, J. (2023) Improving alcohol management in primary health care in Mexico: A return-on-investment analysis. Drug and Alcohol Review, 42(3), 680-690. https://doi.org/10.1111/dar.13598
  • Manthey J, Braddick F, López-Pelayo H, Shield K, Rehm J, Kilian C. (2023) Unrecorded alcohol use in 33 European countries: Analyses of a comparative survey with 49,000 people who use alcohol. International Journal of Drug Policy, 116, 104028. https://doi.org/https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugpo.2023.104028
  • Kim, K. V., Rehm, J., Feng, X., Jiang, H., Manthey, J., Radišauskas, R., Štelemėkas, M., Tran, A., Zafar, A., Lange, S. (2023) Impacto de políticas de control de alcohol en las tasas de mortalidad por ictus hemorrágico e isquémico en Lituania: Análisis de series temporales interrumpidas. 2023. https://doi.org/10.20882/adicciones.1828
  • Kilian C, Klinger S, Rehm J, Manthey J. (2023) Alcohol use, dementia risk, and sex: a systematic review and assessment of alcohol-attributable dementia cases in Europe. BMC Geriatrics volume 23, Article number: 246 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12877-023-03972-5
  • Rehm J, Rovira P, Manthey J, Anderson P (2023) Reduction of Alcoholic Strength: Does It Matter for Public Health? Nutrients; 15:910
  • Manthey J, Jasilionis D, Jiang H, Meščeriakova O, Petkevičienė J, Radišauskas R, Štelemėkas M, Rehm J (2023) The impact of alcohol taxation increase on all-cause mortality inequalities in Lithuania: an interrupted time series analysis. BMC Med, 16;21:22. doi: 10.1186/s12916-022-02721-6
  • Kilian C, Manthey J, Neufeld M, Rehm J. (2023) Affordability of Alcoholic Beverages in the European Union. European Addiction Research, 29(1), 63-66. https://doi.org/10.1159/000527096
  • Lange, S., Jiang, H., Štelemėkas, M., Tran, A., Cherpitel, C., Giesbrecht, N., Gostautaite Midttun, N., Jasilionis, D., Kaplan, M. S., Manthey, J., Xuan, Z., & Rehm, J. (2023) Evaluating the Impact of Alcohol Policy on Suicide Mortality: A Sex-Specific Time-Series Analysis for Lithuania. Arch Suicide Res, 27(2), 339-352. https://doi.org/10.1080/13811118.2021.1999873
  • Jürgen Rehm, Shannon Lange, Inese Gobiņa, Kinga Janik-Koncewicz, Laura Miščikienė, Rainer Reile, Relika Stoppel, Alexander Tran, Carina Ferreira-Borges, Domantas Jasilionis, Huan Jiang, Kawon Victoria Kim, Jakob Manthey, Maria Neufeld, Janina Petkevičienė, Ričardas Radišauskas, Robin Room, Vaida Liutkutė-Gumarov, Witold A. Zatoński, Mindaugas Štelemėkas (2022) Classifying alcohol control policies between 2000 and 2020 in Poland and the Baltic countries to model potential impact. Addiction, First published: 05 December 2022. doi.org/10.1111/add.16102
  • Jiang H, Feng X, Lange S, Tran A, Manthey J, Rehm J (2022) Estimating effects of health policy interventions using interrupted time-series analyses: a simulation study. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2022;22(1):235
  • Rehm J, Donnell A, Kaner EFS, Jane Llopis E, Manthey J, Anderson P (2022) Differential impact of minimum unit pricing on alcohol consumption between Scottish men and women: controlled interrupted time series analysis. BMJ Open. 2022;12(7):e054161
  • Carr S, Lindemann C, Kraus L, Rehm J, Schulte B, Manthey J (2022) Alcohol Consumption Levels and Health Care Utilization in Germany. SUCHT;68:151-60
  • Frischknecht U, Hoffmann S, Steinhauser A, Lindemann C, Buchholz A, Manthey J, Schulte B, Rehm J, Kraus L, Verthein U, Reimer J, Kiefer F (2022) Screening auf problematischen Alkoholkonsum – Erhebung zur Umsetzung der S3-Leitlinienempfehlungen in der transdisziplinären Versorgung einer Modellregion. Gesundheitswesen; 84(1):43-51. doi: 10.1055/a-1276-0475
  • Neufeld M, Rovira P, Ferreira-Borges C, Kilian C, Sassi F, Veryga A, Rehm J (2022) Impact of introducing a minimum alcohol tax share in retail prices on alcohol-attributable mortality in the WHO European Region: A modelling study. Lancet Reg Health Eur; 15:100325. doi: 10.1016/j.lanepe.2022.100325
  • Kilian C, Neufeld M, Manthey J, Alavidze S, Bobrova A, Baron-Epel O, Berisha M, Bilici R, Davletov K, Isajeva L, Kantaş Yılmaz F, Karatkevich T, Mereke A, Musić Milanović S, Galstyan K, Muslić L, Okoliyski M, Shabani Z, Štelemėkas M, Sturua L, Sznitman SR, Ünübol B, Ferreira-Borges C, Rehm J (2022) Self-reported changes in alcohol and tobacco use during COVID-19: findings from the eastern part of WHO European Region. Eur J Public Health: ckac011. doi: 10.1093/eurpub/ckac011
  • Kilian C, Rovira P, Neufeld M, Manthey J, Rehm J (2022) Potenzielle Auswirkungen erhöhter Alkoholsteuern auf die alkoholbedingte Krankheitslast in Deutschland: Eine Modellierungsstudie. Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz. doi: 10.1007/s00103-022-03528-9
  • Manthey J, Jasilionis D, Jiang H, Mesceriakova-Veliuliene O, Petkeviciene J, Radisauskas R, Rehm J, Stelemekas M (2021) Interrupted time series analyses to assess the impact of alcohol control policy on socioeconomic inequalities in mortality in Lithuania: a study protocol. BMJ Open, 6;11:e053497
  • Probst C, Manthey J, Ferreira-Borges C, Neufeld M, Rakovac I, Andreasyan D, Sturua L, Novik I, Hagverdiyev G, Obreja G, Altymysheva N, Ergeshov M, Shukrov S, Saifuddinov S, Rehm J (2021) Cross-sectional study on the characteristics of unrecorded alcohol consumption in nine newly independent states between 2013 and 2017. BMJ Open, 15;11(12):e051874. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-051874
  • Kilian C, Rovira P, Neufeld M, Ferreira-Borges C, Rumgay H, Soerjomataram I, Rehm J (2021) Modelling the impact of increased alcohol taxation on alcohol-attributable cancers in the WHO European Region. Lancet Reg Health Eur, 15;11:100225. doi: 10.1016/j.lanepe.2021.100225
  • Kilian C, Rehm J, Allebeck P, Braddick F, Gual A, Barták M, Bloomfield K, Gil A, Neufeld M, O'Donnell A, Petruželka B, Rogalewicz V, Schulte B, Manthey J, the European Study Group on Alcohol Use and COVID-19 (2021) Alcohol consumption during the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe: a large-scale cross-sectional study in 21 countries. Addiction, https://doi.org/10.1111/add.15530