Prof. Dr. phil.

Adelheid Kuhlmey

Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Born in 1955

Professional Background

  • Since 2014 Vice Dean of Teaching and Learning at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Member of the Faculty Board
  • Since 2010 Scientific Director of the Charité Center for Health and Human Sciences
  • Since 2002 Director of the Institute for Medical Sociology and Rehabilitation Science at Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • 1999 – 2002 Scientific Director of the Institute for Health Research and Health Promotion of Wolfsburg (WIGG)
  • 1998 – 2001 Professor of Gerontology and Medical Sociology at the Department of Health Care at the University of Applied Sciences of Braunschweig/Wolfenbüttel
  • 1996 – 1998 Professor of Gerontology and Medical Sociology at the University of Applied Sciences of Neubrandenburg
  • 1993 – 1996 Acting Director at the Institute of Medical Sociology at Charité
  • 1990 University teaching position and facultas docendi in the field of Gerontology/Medical Sociology
  • 1984 PhD in the field of Social Gerontology
  • 1980 – 1993 Scientific Assistant in the Department of Gerontology and Medical Sociology at the Medical Faculty of Charité
  • 1975 – 1980 Studies at Humboldt University Berlin

Memberships (Selection)

  • 2016 Appointment to the German Ethics Council
  • Member of the 3rd, 4th and 5th Commission of the Federal Government for the Report on Older Persons
  • Member of the Advisory Council of the Federal Ministry of Health for the Assessment of Developments in the Health Care System (1998 – 2010)
  • Member of the Medical Senate of Freie University Berlin and Humboldt University Berlin for Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • Member of the Committee for Health Reporting and Health Monitoring at the Robert Koch Institute
  • Member of the German Society for Medical Sociology
  • Member of the German Society for Medical Psychology
  • Member of the German Society for Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine
  • Board Member of the German Centre of Gerontology
  • Chairperson of the Scientific Council of the Centre for Quality in Care

Publications (Selection)

  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid/Schaeffer, Doris (Hrsg.) (2008): Alter, Gesundheit und Krankheit, Verlag Hans Huber, Bern
  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid (2010): Versorgung bei Pflegebedürftigkeit im Alter. In: Sachverständigenrat zur Begutachtung der Entwicklung im Gesundheitswesen (Hrsg.): Sondergutachten 2009. Koordination und Integration – Gesundheitsversorgung in einer Gesellschaft des längeren Lebens. Bd. 2. Nomos, Baden-Baden, S. 101-151
  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid/Blüher, Stefan (2011): Demografische Entwicklung in Deutschland – Konsequenzen für Pflegebedürftigkeit und pflegerische Versorgung. In: Schaeffer, Doris; Wingenfeld, Klaus (Hrsg.): Handbuch Pflegewissenschaft. Neuauflage 2011, Juventa, Weinheim, S. 185-198
  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid; Kummer, Katja (2012): Autonomie trotz Multimorbidität im Alter – Interventionen zur Mobilisierung von Ressourcen, Band 45, Supplement 1, September 2012, Zeitschrift für Gerontologie + Geriatrie, Springer Verlag, S. 53
  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid; Wulff, Ines; Dräger, Dagmar (2012): Was heißt hier selbstbestimmt? Entscheidungs- und Handlungsautonomie aus Perspektive älterer Menschen im Pflegeheim, Band 45, Supplement 1, September 2012, Zeitschrift für Gerontologie + Geriatrie, Springer Verlag, S. 68
  • Gellert, Paul; Häusler, Andreas; Gholami, Maryam; Rapp, Michael A.; Kuhlmey, Adelheid; Nordheim, Johanna (2013): Dyadic Coping, Role of Care, Gender, and Relationship Quality in Couples Coping with Early-Stage Dementia over a 6 Months Period, Psychother Psych Med 2013; 63: 185-192
  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid/Tesch-Römer, Clemens (Hrsg.) (2013): Autonomie trotz Multimorbidität – Ressourcen für Selbstständigkeit und Selbstbestimmung im Alter, Hogrefe, Göttingen
  • Gräske, Johannes; Verbeek, Hilde; Gellert, Paul; Fischer, Thomas; Kuhlmey, Adelheid; Wolf-Ostermann, Karin (2014): How to measure quality of life in shared housing arrangements? A comparison of dementia-specific instruments, Quality of Life Research, 23 (2), Mar 1, 2014, S. 549-559
  • Kuhlmey, Adelheid/Blüher, Stefan/Dräger, Dagmar (Hrsg.) (2015): Interdisziplinäre Perspektiven auf Multimorbidität und Alter, Hans Huber Verlag, 2015
  • Schnitzer, Susanne; von dem Knesebeck, O.; Kohler, Martin; Peschke, Dirk; Kuhlmey, Adelheid; Schenk, Liane (2015): How does age affect the care dependency risk one year after stroke? A study based on claims data from a German health insurance fund. BMC Geriatr. 2015; 15: 135. Online first published Oct. 2015
  • Jacobs, Klaus/Kuhlmey, Adelheid/Greß, Stefan/Klauber, Jürgen/Schwinger, Antje (Hrsg.): Pflegereport 2016 – Schwerpunkt: Die Pflegenden im Fokus, Schattauer GmbH