Morath, Benedict

Seminar Title: 

Workshop 4 – Pharmacists - to prescribe or not to prescribe, that is the question… (25th Anniversary EAHP Congress - Hospital Pharmacy 5.0 - the future of patient care (2021))


University Hospital Heidelberg



Current Status, Position

Mr Benedict Morath is currently a Hospital Pharmacist in the University Hospital of Heidelberg, Germany. He is responsible for all clinical pharmacy services provided in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery e.g. medication reconciliation, drug information, ward rounding and discharge management. Furthermore, Benedict Morath is involved in the hospital-wide roll-out of a new discharge management process.


Mr Benedict Morath studied pharmacy at the University of Heidelberg and became a licensed pharmacist in 2015. In 2016, he started working for the hospital pharmacy of the University Hospital of Heidelberg. Besides, he is currently finishing his doctorate in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacoepidemiology of the University Hospital Heidelberg.

Research Area

Mr Morath's research focuses on the development and implementation of new structures and elements for discharge processes including clinical pharmacy services.

Conflict of interest: none