Medical University of Vienna & CSH Associate Faculty
Thomas Niederkrotenthaler is an associate professor and head of the unit Suicide Research & Mental Health Promotion at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. He has been a member of the CSH Associate Faculty since September 2019.
Thomas is a suicidologist and mental health researcher with a particular focus on epidemiological research and media effects on suicide. His team has coined the Papageno effect which describes suicide-protective potentials of media reporting.
He has published more than 100 articles in the area of suicide prevention; and has received several grants for his research. Thomas is a board member of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, and chairman of the Wiener Werkstaette for Suicide Research (http://www.suizidforschung.at).
H. Taipale, et al.
Persistence of antidepressant use among refugee youth with common mental disorder
Journal of Affective Disorders 294 (2021) 831-837
M Sinyor, et al.
Suicide mortality in the United States following the suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain
Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry (Dec 2020)
T. Niederkrotenthaler, et al.
Healthcare utilization, psychiatric medication and risk of rehospitalization in suicide-attempting patients with common mental disorders
Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry Vol 54, Issue 4 (2020)