Welcome to the team Andrea Roggo!

Welcome to the team Andrea Roggo!

Andrea starts her medical master’s thesis: «Assessment of Osteoporosis Markers and Brain-Metabolic Activity as a Sex-specific Approach for Risk Prediction in Women and Men Undergoing Non-invasive Cardiac Imaging» in our group.

Welcome Ahmed Haider in the Gebhard Lab!

Welcome Ahmed Haider in the Gebhard Lab!

We are delighted that Achi has joined us from the Institute of Radiopharmaceutical Science. He will bring his expertise on radiochemistry and positron-emission-tomography (PET) imaging to our team.

Funding from the Helmut Horten Foundation

Funding from the Helmut Horten Foundation

Cathérine Gebhard receives funding from the Helmut Horten Foundation to investigate the role of age-dependent remodelling of the female heart. Congratulations!

Publication of review article || Sex and Gender Differences in Ischemic Stroke || EN

Publication of review article || Sex and Gender Differences in Ischemic Stroke || EN

We are pleased to announce our latest publication on «Ischemic stroke across sexes: What is the status quo?». Cathérine Gebhard illustrates the need of sex-tailored therapies for cerebrovascular events – such as ischemic stroke (IS) – and the sexual dimorphism concerning risk factors, presentation, treatment, and outcomes of IS. Have a look!

Goodbye Christine Lohmann!

Goodbye Christine Lohmann!

We regret to say goodbye to Tine and thank her for her fantastic work and the great time we spent with her over the last 2 years. Even though she is leaving us, she will not be far, working as project manager for the Education Center of the Zurich Heart House. We wish you all the best!

We welcome Michael Fiechter to our team!

We welcome Michael Fiechter to our team!

We are proud that Michael has joined our group and look forward to learn from his expertise in neuro-, spine- and spinal cord surgery. Welcome Michael!

Goodbye Niels Kirk!

Goodbye Niels Kirk!

We thank Niels for his effort and his support on our projects. We wish him all the best for the next steps in his career!

Novartis Foundation funding for medical-biological research

Novartis Foundation funding for medical-biological research

Cathérine Gebhard receives additional funding for her project: «Age-dependent Remodelling of the Female Heart - Protective or Detrimental? Exploring the Role of Endocrine Factors, Cardiac Sympathetic Modulation, and Gender-specific Behavior».

University Hospital Inselspital Bern

Department of Cardiology
Freiburgstrasse 18
CH-3010 Bern

University Hospital Zurich

Department of Nuclear Medicine
Cardiovascular Gender Medicine
Rämistrasse 100
CH-8091 Zurich

University Hospital Basel

Department of Acute Medicine
Intensive Care Unit
Petersgraben 4
CH-4031 Basel