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Matthäus Fellinger
Matthäus Fellinger, MD PhD

Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (Division of Social Psychiatry)
Position: Consultant

ORCID: 0000-0003-4859-1949
T +43 1 40400 34500


Epidemiologic Studies; Mental Health; Mental Health Services; Vulnerable Populations


  • Einfluss der COVID-19-Pandemie auf das Leben und die Behandlung von Personen mit Psychose aus dem schizophrenen Formenkreis: eine qualitative Studie (2020)
    Source of Funding: Medical Scientific Fund of the Mayor of the City of Vienna, SARS-Cov-2
    Principal Investigator

Selected publications

  1. Fellinger, M. et al., 2022. Seasonality in Major Depressive Disorder: Effect of Sex and Age. Journal of Affective Disorders, 296, pp.111–116. Available at:
  2. Fellinger, M. et al., 2019. Seasonality in bipolar disorder: Effect of sex and age. Journal of Affective Disorders, 243, pp.322–326. Available at:
  3. Fugger, G. et al., 2020. Pattern of inpatient care for depression: an analysis of 232,289 admissions. BMC Psychiatry, 20(1). Available at:
  4. Fellinger, M. et al., 2018. Influence of gender on inpatient treatment for bipolar disorder: An analysis of 60,607 hospitalisations. Journal of Affective Disorders, 225, pp.104–107. Available at:
  5. Fellinger, M.J. et al., 2015. Motor performance and correlates of mental health in children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Developmental Medicine & Child Neurology, 57(10), pp.942–947. Available at: