Honors

2019 SMDM Award for Distinguished Service (Society of Medical Decision Making) as President-Elect, President and Past-President
2017 SMDM Award for Distinguished Service (Society of Medical Decision Making) recognizing exceptional efforts and leadership in advancing the scientific and educational activities of the Society
2013 SMDM Leadership and Service Award for Vice President-Elect, Vice President, and Leadership of the Education Committee 2011-2013 (Society of Medical Decision Making)
2012 David Sackett Award (DNEbM – German Network for Evidence-Based Medicine) for the HTA Report ‘Individual Health Services’ (IGeL)
2011 ISPOR Service Award as Co-Chair of the ISPOR-SMDM Modeling Good Research Practices Task Force and Co-Chair of the State-Transition Modeling Working Group
2010 SMDM Leadership and Service Award for SMDM Trustee, Methods Policy Liaison & 2010 European Meeting Chair with appreciation for leadership and service 2007-2010 (Society of Medical Decision Making)
2009 Award for Outstanding Short Course (Society of Medical Decision Making)
2009 David Sackett Award for the paper “The Effect of Electronic Prescribing on Medication Errors and Adverse Drug Events: A Systematic Review” (DNEbM – German Network Evidence-Based Medicine)
2008 ISPOR Annual European Meeting Service Award (International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research)
2008 ISPOR Board of Directors Service Award (International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research)
2008 ISPOR Leadership Pin (International Society of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research)
2008 Award for Best Publication in the Journal for Internal Medicine in Hospital and Private Practice 2007 for the paper “Impact of vaccination against oncogenic human papillomavirus on the incidence and mortality of cervical cancer in Germany“ (DGIM – German Society for Internal Medicine)
2004 Award for Outstanding Short Course (Society of Medical Decision Making)
2003 Award for Evidence-based Medicine (German Cochrane Center and Deutsche Krankenversicherung)
2002 Novartis Fellowship Award in the Program on the Economic Evaluation of Medical Technology (PEEMT), Harvard Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard School of Public Health
2000 German Award for Pain Research
1999 Spitzner-Award Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine
1999 Pharmacoepidemiology Training and Research Scholarship, Dept. of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health
1999 Paul Martini Research Award in Pharmacoepidemiology
1998 Pain Research Award
1996 Bavarian Public Health Award
1996 Fritz and Hildegard Berg Award for Public Health
1980 Robert Bosch Science Award