Prof. Dr Lars Schwettmann

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+49 (0)441 798-2772

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Dipl.Ges.oec. David Saß

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Carmen Pacholke

+49 (0)441 798-2772

Imke Garten (currently not on duty)

Postal address

Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg Department of Health Services Research Faculty VI - Medicine and Health Sciences Ammerländer Heerstr. 114-118 26129 Oldenburg

Visiting address

Campus Haarentor, Building V04 Ammerländer Heerstr. 140 26129 Oldenburg

Prof. Dr. Lars Schwettmann

Focus of Research

  • Socio-economic and regional inequalities in health care provision
  • Health-economic evaluation
  • Health in old age
  • Prevention and health behaviour



Academic training


Habilitation and Venia legendi in Economics, Martin Luther University (MLU) Halle-Wittenberg


Doctorate (Dr. rer. pol., Economics), University of Osnabrück

1999 - 2000

Master's degree and MSc in Economics, University of Birmingham, Great Britain

1996 - 2022

Studies in Economics, obtaining the degree „Diplom-Volkswirt”, University of Osnabrück

Academic career

Since 2022 Member of the Steering Committee of the Cross-Border Institute of Healthcare Systems and Prevention(CBI)

Since 2022

Professor of Health Economics, Department of Health Services Research, School VI Medicine and Health Sciences, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

2017 - 2022

Deputy Director, Institute of Health Economics and Health Services Management, Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Centre for Environmental Health (HMGU), Neuherberg, Germany

2016 - 2022

Head of the Working Group "Quantitative Methods in Health Economics", HMGU

2016 - 2022

Private Lecturer, School of Law and Economics, MLU Halle-Wittenberg

2012 - 2015

Research assistant (post-doc), DFG project "Willingness to pay for a QALY in Germany (GermanVaQ)", MLU Halle-Wittenberg

2008 - 2016

Research Assistant (Post-Doc) and Habilitand, Chair of Economics, esp. Microeconomics and Finance, MLU Halle-Wittenberg

2008 - 2014

Associate member of the interdisciplinary DFG research group "Prioritisation in Medicine (FOR655)".

2003 - 2006

Research assistant, DFG project "Social Justice and Risks: New Approaches", Universities of Osnabrück, Leuven and Barcelona

2001 - 2008

Research assistant and doctoral candidate, Chair of Microeconomic Theory, University of Osnabrück

Further scientific activities

Since 2021

Member of the Expert Group Environment, NAKO Health Study

Since 2020

Project leader (Pl) in the Munich Network for Health Services Research

2017 - 2022

Member of the Executive Board of the KORA Platform (Cooperative Health Research in the Augsburg Region)

2017 - 2021

Chair of the Allocation and Distribution Committee and Member of the Extended Board, German Society for Health Economics (dggö)

2016 - 2017

Associate Editor of the journal Social Justice Research


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