Johanna Schönbach

Bild: Johanna SchoenbachEmail
Leibniz-Institut für Präventionsforschung und Epidemiologie – BIPS GmbH,
Room 1.510, Achterstr. 30, 28359 Bremen, Germany

Research Interests
quantitative health impact assessment modelling, physical activity, nutrition

Current Research Projects
HIA of processed meat pricing policy, HIA of a fat tax in Germany, HIA of EU-policy-induced alteration of fruit and vegetable prices


  • Since 06/2014: Research associate at the University Bremen/ Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology, Cooperative Research Group for Evidence-Based Public Health
  • 11/2013-06/2014: Research assistant at the Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiologie- BIPS, Department “Prevention and Evaluation”
  • 09/2012-06/2014: Master of Science (M.Sc) in Public Health, Lund University, Sweden
    – Topic of thesis: „Effect of transition to retirement on physical activity in relation to migration background and acculturation status. A panel data analysis”
  • 03/2012-08/2012: Student assistant at the University of Applied Sciences Fulda in the project “Qualicopc- Quality and Costs of Primary Care in Europe”
  • 10/2011-07/2012: Student assistant at the University of Applied Sciences Fulda in the project „Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure of children in Bavaria: health promotion approaches on communal level“
  • 10/2009-07/2012: Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Health Promotion, University of Applied Sciences Fulda, Germany
    – Topic of thesis “Reduction of children´s secondhand-smoke exposure: Development an intervention”

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Selected Publications


Brand, Tilman ; Pischke, Claudia R; Steenbock, Berit ; Schoenbach, Johanna ; Poettgen, Saskia ; Samkange-Zeeb, Florence ; Zeeb, Hajo

What Works in Community-Based Interventions Promoting Physical Activity and Healthy Eating? A Review of Reviews Journal Article

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 11 (6), pp. 5866–5888, 2014, ISSN: 1660-4601.

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Steenbock, Berit ; Pischke, Claudia R; Schönbach, Johanna ; Pöttgen, Saskia ; Brand, Tilman

The effectiveness of primary prevention interventions promoting physical activity and healthy eating in preschool children : A review of reviews. Journal Article

Bundesgesundheitsblatt - Gesundheitsforschung - Gesundheitsschutz, pp. 1-11, 2014, ISSN: 1436-9990.

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