Welcome Mina Qudirie at the Gebhard Lab!
Even though only short, we would like to welcome you - Mina - to our team!
Young women in Switzerland have a lower likelihood to receive ICU care – despite being more severely ill. Read our study about «Gender differences in the provision of intensive care: a Bayesian approach» published in Intensive Care Medicine.
Cathérine Gebhard and colleagues have published an article about «Potential Impact of Statins on Neuronal Stress Responses in Patients at Risk for Cardiovascular Disease».
Cathérine Gebhard and Vera Regitz-Zagrosek comment on the work «Colchicine in Patients with Chronic Coronary Disease» and the importance of adequate inclusion of women and the reporting of sex-specific adverse effects in clinical publications.
We are pleased that Alessia, Dominik, and Mariano are joining out team. Alessia and Dominik are medical students working on their projects titled «Long term prognostic value of enhanced neuronal stress responses in women and men with cardiovascular disease» and «Exploring Predictors of Enhanced Neuronal Stress Responses in Cardiovascular Disease», respectively. Moreover, Mariano will support us with the data collection and patient recruitment for our COVID-19 project. Glad to have you in our team!
In collaboration with the Universities of Lausanne, Zurich, Geneva, Fribourg, Bern and Basel and the University of Applied Sciences of Southern Switherland, we have been awared 200'000 CHF in the P7 Swissuniversities call: «Equal Opportunities and University Development». The funding will enable collaboration on implementing sex and gender-specific medicine in the Swiss medical curricula and the development of a network and a platform for Gender Medicine in Switzerland.
We regret to say goodbye to Achi and Muriel, who will leave us for a new adventure at Harvard University (U.S.). We thank Achi for his fantastic and inspiring work and Muriel for her endless enthusiasm. Even though both will leaving us, they will work with us in close collaboration. We wish you all the best!
Department of Cardiology
Department of Nuclear Medicine
Cardiovascular Gender Medicine
Department of Acute Medicine
Intensive Care Unit