Anne Paetow completed her training as state-approved physiotherapist and made practical work experiences in the fields of orthopedics and surgery. She then studied Medical Pedagogy at the Charité University Berlin and graduated with a Diplom (equiv. M.Sc.). In her thesis she investigated the »Lernort Praxis« (equiv. learning space practice) for physiotherapists and conducted a validation of the measurement instrument (CLES+T).
Since 2013, Anne Paetow is lecturer at the IPW Hamburg in the field of physio- and ergo therapy and teaches into the subjects anatomy, pathology and physiotherapeutic practice in surgery.
Since April 2016, Anne Paetow works as Academic Staff at SMH and teaches into the Bachelor degrees of Therapeutic Sciences and Medical Pedagogy.