Universität Bielefeld

Paulo Pinheiro MD

Paulo Pinheiro MD
Senior Researcher

About Paulo Pinheiro

Paulo is a senior researcher at the Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescence (CPI), Faculty of Educational Science, Bielefeld University. His professional background is in Medicine and Public Health. Former academic positions were at the University Children’s Hospital Münster, the Clinical Trial Center KKS Münster, the School of Public Health, Bielefeld University, and at the Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Duisburg-Essen. He also worked as Health Officer at a Regional Health Authority in the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW). Before he joined the CPI, he worked in several national and international projects in the areas of paediatric drug and clinical trial development, burden of disease, syndromic surveillance and primary prevention. His current work comprises the development and promotion of health-related issues in education (e.g. health literacy, children of mentally-ill parents, school-based health promotion and primary prevention). A focus of his current activities lies on health literacy in childhood and adolescence. He is currently co-head of the German consortium “Health Literacy in Childhood and Adolescence” (HLCA), an association of ten projects related to basic and applied research on health literacy in childhood and adolescence.

+Professional Experience
 
Since 09/14 Senior Researcher; Centre for Prevention and Intervention in Childhood and Adolescence (CPI), Faculty of Educational Science, University of Bielefeld, Germany
09/12 – 09/14 Senior Researcher; Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
02/12 – 08/12 Health Officer; Department of Public Health, District Government Detmold, Germany
03/05 – 01/12 Senior Researcher; Department of Public Health Medicine, School of Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany
10/02 –02/05 Project Manager; Coordination Centre for Clinical Trials (KKS), University Hospital Münster, Germany
01/01 – 09/02 Junior Reseacher; Working Group Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University Children's Hospital Münster, Germany
07/99 –12/00 Junior Doctor (AiP); Department of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, University Children's Hospital Münster, Germany
+Academic Experience
 
04/03 – 04/05 Post gradual studies in Public Health, University of Bielefeld, Germany (no degree)
04/02 Doctoral thesis, University Children's Hospital Münster, Germany (MD)
10/95 – 04/96 ERASMUS exchange program, Universidad de Córdoba, Spain
04/92 – 04/99 Studies in Medicine, University of Münster, Germany (state examination)

 

 

News

News

Patricia Wahl (Graf), Alexandra Fretian and Ullrich Bauer talk about "Tabooing and stgmatization of mental illness" in the Jugendhilfereport 02.19

Evaluation of the IGEL program - results: Effectiveness of a school-based intervention to prevent child sexual abuse (Czerwinski et al.) Download

You can learn more about this joint research project at hlca-consortium.com!

New publications

International Handbook of health literacy
Sozialisationstheorie
Handbuch Sozialisationsforschung
Präevention von sexueller Gewalt in der Primarstufe
Psychisch belastete Eltern in der sozialpädagogischen Familienhilfe
 Children in times of crisis

CPI Brief

The CPI-Brief briefly informs about selected aspects of our work. Please feel invited to read the latest CPI-Briefs!

07/2019: Annual Conference of the DGSMP and DGMS

06/2019: IMPRES-team in Canada

02/2019: Participation in the conference 40 years DISTINCTION On the relevance of Pierre Bourdieus theory in culture and inequality research, Vienna

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