Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Lebenswissen­schaftliche Fakultät - Institut für Psychologie

Dr. med. Valentin Vetter

Dr. med. Valentin Vetter
valentin.max.vetter (at)

Einrichtung (OKZ)
Lebenswissenschaftliche Fakultät → Institut für Psychologie → Entwicklungs- und Pädagogische Psychologie
Rudower Chaussee 18 , Raum 5'107
(030) 2093-9351
Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin



Professional experience


01/2021 – present
Research associate, Research Group “Biology of Aging” (Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Ilja Demuth),
Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany


08/2020 – present
Research Associate,
Berlin Aging Study II, Subproject "Internal Medicine and Geriatrics", Berlin, Germany





State examination medicine, Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany


03/2017 – 05/2019
Doctoral candidate, Lipid Clinic at the Interdisciplinary Metabolism Center, Charité—Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Thesis: Epigenetic Clock and Relative Telomere Length Represent Largely Different Aspects of Aging in the Berlin Aging Study II (BASE-II)


08/2018 – 09/2018
Internship, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Chulalongkorn University, Faculty of Medicine, Bangkok, Thailand


02/2018 – 07/2018
Erasmus scholarship, Università degli studi di Padova, Scuola di Medicina e Chirurgia, Padua, Italy



Research interests

  • Age associated changes in DNA methylation
  • Biomarkers of aging (epigenetic clock, telomere length)
  • Identification of factors involved in healthy vs. unhealthy aging




Conferences presentations