Johannes Petzold, Dr. med. univ.

Physician, research assistant VCF

Johannes Petzold

Contact information

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden

Fetscherstr. 74
01307 Dresden
Germany

Phone: +49 (0)351 - 463 42213
E-Mail: Johannes.Petzold@uniklinikum-dresden.de

Research Statement

Dopaminergic systems seem to play a key role in decision-making. To investigate neural mechanisms underlying the dopaminergic modulation, I focus on assessing dopamine synthesis with F-DOPA PET and manipulating dopamine function with L-DOPA.

Scientific Education

06/2014Medical degree (Dr. med. univ.) with honors, among the top 10 students
09/2011 - 06/2012Medicine, University of Salamanca, Spain
10/2008 - 06/2014Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Austria  

Professional Experience

07/2014 - presentResident, Psychiatry and psychotherapy, University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus Dresden  
02/2013 - 11/2013Research assistant, Translational medical research, Pathology, Medical University of Graz, Austria  

Other Scientific Activities, Honors, Awards