Dr. med. Katja Goebbels


Work experience

Jan 2021 – today

Medical specialist in general medicine and addiction medicine in employment, Praxis Lyonn - A.I.D Berlin Kreuzberg

Aug 2019 - Dec 2020

Medical specialist in general medicine at MVZ Pinel Pankow

Feb 2010 – Apr 2019

Doctor in further training

General medicine, addiction medicine, surgery, orthopaedics, internal medicine



Additional qualification in basic addiction medicine

Jun 2019

Medical specialist in general medicine

Jun 2009


Jun 2015

Additional qualification in basic psychosomatic medicine

Sep 2002 – May 2009

Medical studies at RWTH Aachen and UAB (Barcelona)

Study abroad in Thailand and Switzerland

International experience

Aug 2016 - Jan 2017

Medical consultation, literature research and collaboration on the study „Access to healthcare in Kosovo“ (Kosovo Women‘s Network, Prishtina, Kosovo)

Jan 2013 - Apr 2013

Collaboration in a project on the topic of chronic renal insufficiency of unknown aetiology (CKDu) (La Isla Foundation, León, Nicaragua)

Jul 2011 - Aug 2011 & Jul 2009 - Aug 2009

Cooperation in a project for the establishment and maintenance of a health station and for intercultural medical exchange (Sani, Zanskar, Indien)

Sep 2005 - Jun 2006

Study within the framework of the European exchange programme ERASMUS (Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona, Spanien)


„Evaluation des protektiven Effektes der Fixkombination aus Dinatriumcromoglicat und Reproterol vs. der Einzelkomponenten bei Patienten mit Belastungsasthma – eine randomisierte, placebokontrollierte, doppel-blinde Crossover-Studie“

Supervisor: Priv. Doz. Dr. med. T. Küpper, Institute for Occupational & Social Medicine at RWTH Aachen


Farnsworth, N., Goebbels, K., Ajeti, R. Access to healthcare in Kosovo, Prishtina, Kosovo, 2016 (full text available on research gate)

Goebbels K, Gieseler U, Schöffl V, Küpper T. Cough and Dyspnoea of an Asthmatic Patient at Mt. Kilimanjaro: A Difficult Differential Diagnosis. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2010 Jan;8(1):22-8

Küpper T, Kennes L, Netzer N, Goebbels K Chromoglycate, reproterol, or both - what's best for exercise-induced asthma? Sleep Breath, 2012 Dec;16(4):1229-35

Küpper T, Gieseler U, Schöffl V, Goebbels K, Husten und Dyspnoe eines Asthmapatienten in großer Höhe - eine schwierige Differenzialdiagnose Arbeitsmed.Sozialmed.Umweltmed, 46, 08, 2011 (full text available on research gate)


Apr 2013 - Apr 2017 & May 2019 - Apr 2021

Member of the board of the german IPPNW e.V., (International physicians for the prevention of nuclear war), responsible in the are of „Social responsibility“ and „International affairs“

Since beginning 2009 - today

Active member of the German IPPNW e.V.; planning and implementation of national and international workshops on peace and social policy issues; and preparation of the Global Health Summer School in cooperation with the Institute for Social Medicine of the Charité.

since Oct 2017 - today

Active member of the German Climate Change and Health Alliance

since Summer 2017 - today

Active member in the preparatory group Global Health of the Congress 'Poverty and Health', as well as in the implementation of individual workshops at the Congress



Native speaker


fluent (Internet-based-TOEFL: 114/120; 02/2011)