PD Dr. med. Jobst-Henrik Schultz

Senior Consultant
Department General Internal Medicine and Psychosomatics
University Hospital Heidelberg



1986 – 1992 Medical School
Heidelberg University
1990 – 1992 Research Doctorate, Department of Cardiology, Angiology and Pneumology
University Hospital Heidelberg
1994 – 1995 Post-Doc-Scholarship
“Experimentelle Nieren-und Kreislaufforschung”
University Heidelberg
1995 – 1996 Research Fellow
Departement of Physiology
University of Tübingen
1996 – 1997 Research Fellow
Zentrum für Molekulare Biologie Heidelberg
1997 – 1999 Research Fellow
Max-Planck-Institute for Research in Medicine Heidelberg
1999 – 2004 Post-Doc Position
Departement of Physiology and Pathophysiology
University Clinics Hamburg, Eppendorf
Since 2011 Head of Psychocardiology
Department of Internal Medicine II
University Hospital Heidelberg



Dempe C, Jünger J, Hoppe S, Katzenberger ML, Möltner A, Ladwig KH, Herzog W, Schultz J.H.. Association of anxious and depressive symptoms with medication nonadherence in patients with stable coronary artery disease. J. Psychosom. Res.. 2013 Feb;74(2):122-7.

Wallmeier D., Winkler J.K., Fleming T., Woehning A., Huennemeyer K., Roeder E., Nawroth P.P., Friederich H.C., Wolfrum C., Schultz J.H., Rudofsky G..Genetic modulation of the serotonergic pathway: influence on weight reduction and weight maintenance. Genes Nutr.. 2013; Jun 25.

Nikendei C, Schäfer H, Weisbrod M, Huber J, Geis N, Katus HA, Bekeredjian R, Herzog W, Pleger ST, Schultz J.H.. The Effects of Mitral Valve Repair on Memory Performance, Executive Function, and Psychological Measures in Patients With Heart Failure. Psychosom Med. 2016 May;78(4):432-42.

Lambertus F., Herrmann-Lingen C., Fritzsche K., Hamacher S., Hellmich M., Jünger J., Ladwig KH., Michal M., Ronel J., Schultz J.H., Vitinius F., Weber C., Albus C.. Prevalence of mental disorders among depressed coronary patients with and without Type D personality. Results of the multi-center SPIRR-CAD trial. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2017 Oct 7;50:69-75.

Nicolai J., Müller N., Noest S., Wilke S., Schultz J.H., Gleißner CA, Eich W., Bieber C.. To change or not to change – That is the question: A qualitative study of lifestyle changes following acute myocardial infarction. Chronic Illn. 2018 Mar;14(1):25-41.