Univ. - Prof. Dr. med. univ. Christian Simhandl

Univ. – Prof. Dr. med. univ. Christian Simhandl

Faculty Medicine
Location Vienna


Psychiatric University Hospital Vienna 1980-1996. Diploma in sports medicine. Doctor of psychotherapy (existential analysis & logotherapy) since 1991.
Pharmaceutical industry: 1992-1993 Development and management of clinical studies in the CNS field. Member of IGSLI (International Group of Studies in Lithium Cohorts) since 1988. Founder and President of the Austrian Society for Bipolar Disorders (2004 -2017). Primary physician of the Department and Day Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapeutic Medicine in Neunkirchen (2000-2008) . Long-term observations of manic-depressive patients
with publications in specialist journals and daily newspapers. Head of the Bipolar Centre Wiener Neustadt since 2008.