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Dr. med. Julia Velz

Universitätsspital Zürich

Neurochirurgie

Duration of scholarship: 01.07.2020 - 30.06.2021, Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades, Paris, Frankreich

Scholarship amount: CHF 33'333

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Luca Regli

Specialized training in the field of Pediatric Neurosurgery / "Investigate the underlying genetical and immunological mechanisms in medulloblastoma, the most common malignant pediatric brain tumor"

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Dr. med. Pascale Tinguely

Inselspital Bern

Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine

Duration of scholarship: 01.01.2020 - 31.12.2020, Department of Clinical Science at Danderyd University Hospital, Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Schweden

Scholarship amount: CHF 33'333

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Daniel Candinas

"Local ablation versus surgical resection for colorectal liver metastases - Population-based analyses on survival and local recurrence prediction"

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Dr. med. Thomas Nestelberger

Universitätsspital Basel

Kardiologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.07.2020 - 20.06.2021, Vancouver General Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Kanada

Scholarship amount: CHF 15'000

Mentor: Prof. Christian Müller

"Incidence, predictors, biochemical signatures and prognostic value of spontaneous coronary artery dissection"

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Dr. Aurélien Lathuilière

HUG-Hôpital de Bellerive, Collonges-Bellerive

Neurology

Duration of scholarship: 01.8.2019 - 31.07.2020, Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Andreas Kleinschmidt

Personalized medicine in Alzheimer's disease

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Dr. med. Anton Becker

Universitätsspital Zürich

Institut für diagnostische und interventionelle Radiologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.01.2019 - 31.12.2019, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. med. Juerg Hodler

"Predicting metabolic (FDG-PET) cancer activity from anatomical (CT) information alone using neural networks"

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Dr. med. Céline Deslarzes-Dubuis

CHUV: Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois

Chirurgie vasculaire

Duration of scholarship: 01.06.2018 - 31.05.2019, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 20'000

Mentor: Prof. Jean-Marc Corpataux

"Endovascular treatment of complex aortic diseases (aneurysm and dissection)"

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Dr. med. Marian Severin Wettstein

Universitätsspital Zürich

Klinik für Urologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019, Princess Margaret Cancer center, Toronto CDN

Scholarship amount: CHF 36'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Hermanns

"Underutilization of re-resection in T1 bladder cancer and the impact on oncological outcomes"

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Dr. Angéline Adam

CHUV

Service d'alcoologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.7. - 31.12.2018, NYU School of Medicine, New York, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 41'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Jean-Bernard Draeppen

Training in health services research methods focusing on unhealthy alcohol use screening and intervention approaches in primary care

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Dr. med. Eleonora Seelig

Universitätsspital Basel

Klinik für Endokrinologie, Diabetologie und Metabolismus

Duration of scholarship: 01.04. - 31.07.2018, University of Cambridge, Wellcome Trust MRC Institute of Metabolic Science

Scholarship amount: CHF 21'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Marc Donath

"Effects of metformin on the central nervous system"

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Dr. med. Arseny Sokolov

Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois, Lausanne

Département des Neurosciences Cliniques

Duration of scholarship: 1.9.2017 - 31.8.2018, University of California San Francisco, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Philippe Ryvlin, CHUV

"Technology-based therapeutic approaches for cognitive neurology"

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Dr. med Flurina Saner

University Hospital Basel

Woman's Clinic

Duration of scholarship: 01.01. - 31.12.2018, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. V. Heinzelmann, University Hospital Basel

"Analysis of clinical and genetical characteristics in long-term survivors with ovarian cancer"

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Dr. med. Anna Hirschmann

University Hospital Basel

Radiology

Duration of scholarship: 1.12.2016 - 31.3.2017, New York University, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 20'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. E. Merkle, University Hospital basel

"Dynamic ankle and knee joint MR imaging using LiveView sequence"

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Dr. med. Bigna Buddeberg Bichsel

University Hospital Basel

Anaesthesiology

Duration of scholarship: 1. April 2016 - 31. März 2017, St. George's University Hospital, London, UK

Scholarship amount: CHF 51'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. med. Thierry Girard, University Hospital Basel

"Assessment of right ventricular function and changes in the pulmonary circulation in preeclampsia"

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Dr. med. Andreas Meier

University Hospital Zurich

Insitute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Duration of scholarship: 1.11.2015 - 31.10.2016, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 46'600

Mentor: Prof. Jürg Hodler, University Hospital Zurich

"Radiogenomic assessment of tumor heterogeneity in ovarian cancer"

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Dr. med. Petra Sabine Zimmermann

Universitäts-Kinderspital Bern

Infectiology

Duration of scholarship: 01.09.2015 - 30.10.2016, Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship amount: CHF 30'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Christoph Aebi

Training in Paediatric Infectious Diseases.

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Dr. med. Christian Martijn Schürch

Universität Bern

Pathology

Duration of scholarship: 01.08.2015 - 31.07.2016, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Deutschland

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Aurel Perren

1) Special training in hematopathology. 2) Research Project a) Establishment of a next-generation sequencing panel to analyse the clonal evaluation and disease progression in the bone marrow of patients suffering from myelodys-plastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms (MDS/MPN). b) Immunohistochemical analysis of "nice factors" from the bone marrow microenvironment and their influence on MDS/MPN progression

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Dr. med. Florence Hoogewoud

HUG Genève

Ophthalmology

Duration of scholarship: 01.06.2015 - 31.05.2016, Hôpital Cochin-Uvéites et Hôpital Lariboisière-Rétine, Paris, France

Scholarship amount: CHF 30'000

Mentor: Prof. G. Thumann

Six months of intensive training in the uveitis subspecialty and a participation in a clinical research project. Six months of training in medical retina

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Dr. med. Frederique Hovaguimian

Universitätsspital Zürich

Duration of scholarship: 01.03.2014 - 28.02.2015, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship amount: CHF 30'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Donath R. Spahn

Master of Clinical Research Methods and Clinical Research Project.

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Dr. med. Baharak Babouee Flury

Universitätsspital Basel

Duration of scholarship: 01.10.2014 - 30.09.2015, Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections Reference Unit (AMRHAI) of the Health and Protection Agency UK

Scholarship amount: CHF 43'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. M. Battegay

Emerging Carbapenem-Resistance in Enterobacter spp: What is the threat we face?

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Dr. med. Alexia Anagnostopoulos

Zürich

Duration of scholarship: 01.07.2015 - 31.12.2015, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 20'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Rainer Weber

Projekt: Research Fellowship Epidemiology. Subject: Barriers to Treatment in HIV/Hepatitis C Virus Co-Infected Intravenous Drug Users

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Dr. med. Julia Velz

Universitätsspital Zürich

Neurochirurgie

Duration of scholarship: 01.07.2020 - 30.06.2021, Department of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Hôpital Necker-Enfants Malades, Paris, Frankreich

Scholarship amount: CHF 33'333

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Luca Regli

Specialized training in the field of Pediatric Neurosurgery / "Investigate the underlying genetical and immunological mechanisms in medulloblastoma, the most common malignant pediatric brain tumor"

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Dr. med. Pascale Tinguely

Inselspital Bern

Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine

Duration of scholarship: 01.01.2020 - 31.12.2020, Department of Clinical Science at Danderyd University Hospital, Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Schweden

Scholarship amount: CHF 33'333

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Daniel Candinas

"Local ablation versus surgical resection for colorectal liver metastases - Population-based analyses on survival and local recurrence prediction"

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Dr. med. Thomas Nestelberger

Universitätsspital Basel

Kardiologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.07.2020 - 20.06.2021, Vancouver General Hospital and University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Kanada

Scholarship amount: CHF 15'000

Mentor: Prof. Christian Müller

"Incidence, predictors, biochemical signatures and prognostic value of spontaneous coronary artery dissection"

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Dr. Aurélien Lathuilière

HUG-Hôpital de Bellerive, Collonges-Bellerive

Neurology

Duration of scholarship: 01.8.2019 - 31.07.2020, Massachusetts Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Andreas Kleinschmidt

Personalized medicine in Alzheimer's disease

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Dr. med. Anton Becker

Universitätsspital Zürich

Institut für diagnostische und interventionelle Radiologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.01.2019 - 31.12.2019, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York City, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. med. Juerg Hodler

"Predicting metabolic (FDG-PET) cancer activity from anatomical (CT) information alone using neural networks"

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Dr. med. Céline Deslarzes-Dubuis

CHUV: Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois

Chirurgie vasculaire

Duration of scholarship: 01.06.2018 - 31.05.2019, Stanford Hospital and Clinics, Stanford, California, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 20'000

Mentor: Prof. Jean-Marc Corpataux

"Endovascular treatment of complex aortic diseases (aneurysm and dissection)"

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Dr. med. Marian Severin Wettstein

Universitätsspital Zürich

Klinik für Urologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.01.2018 - 31.12.2019, Princess Margaret Cancer center, Toronto CDN

Scholarship amount: CHF 36'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Thomas Hermanns

"Underutilization of re-resection in T1 bladder cancer and the impact on oncological outcomes"

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Dr. Angéline Adam

CHUV

Service d'alcoologie

Duration of scholarship: 01.7. - 31.12.2018, NYU School of Medicine, New York, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 41'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Jean-Bernard Draeppen

Training in health services research methods focusing on unhealthy alcohol use screening and intervention approaches in primary care

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Dr. med. Eleonora Seelig

Universitätsspital Basel

Klinik für Endokrinologie, Diabetologie und Metabolismus

Duration of scholarship: 01.04. - 31.07.2018, University of Cambridge, Wellcome Trust MRC Institute of Metabolic Science

Scholarship amount: CHF 21'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Marc Donath

"Effects of metformin on the central nervous system"

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Dr. med. Arseny Sokolov

Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois, Lausanne

Département des Neurosciences Cliniques

Duration of scholarship: 1.9.2017 - 31.8.2018, University of California San Francisco, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Philippe Ryvlin, CHUV

"Technology-based therapeutic approaches for cognitive neurology"

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Dr. med Flurina Saner

University Hospital Basel

Woman's Clinic

Duration of scholarship: 01.01. - 31.12.2018, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. V. Heinzelmann, University Hospital Basel

"Analysis of clinical and genetical characteristics in long-term survivors with ovarian cancer"

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Dr. med. Anna Hirschmann

University Hospital Basel

Radiology

Duration of scholarship: 1.12.2016 - 31.3.2017, New York University, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 20'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. E. Merkle, University Hospital basel

"Dynamic ankle and knee joint MR imaging using LiveView sequence"

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Dr. med. Bigna Buddeberg Bichsel

University Hospital Basel

Anaesthesiology

Duration of scholarship: 1. April 2016 - 31. März 2017, St. George's University Hospital, London, UK

Scholarship amount: CHF 51'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. med. Thierry Girard, University Hospital Basel

"Assessment of right ventricular function and changes in the pulmonary circulation in preeclampsia"

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Dr. med. Andreas Meier

University Hospital Zurich

Insitute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology

Duration of scholarship: 1.11.2015 - 31.10.2016, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 46'600

Mentor: Prof. Jürg Hodler, University Hospital Zurich

"Radiogenomic assessment of tumor heterogeneity in ovarian cancer"

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Dr. med. Petra Sabine Zimmermann

Universitäts-Kinderspital Bern

Infectiology

Duration of scholarship: 01.09.2015 - 30.10.2016, Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship amount: CHF 30'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Christoph Aebi

Training in Paediatric Infectious Diseases.

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Dr. med. Christian Martijn Schürch

Universität Bern

Pathology

Duration of scholarship: 01.08.2015 - 31.07.2016, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Deutschland

Scholarship amount: CHF 40'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Aurel Perren

1) Special training in hematopathology. 2) Research Project a) Establishment of a next-generation sequencing panel to analyse the clonal evaluation and disease progression in the bone marrow of patients suffering from myelodys-plastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms (MDS/MPN). b) Immunohistochemical analysis of "nice factors" from the bone marrow microenvironment and their influence on MDS/MPN progression

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Dr. med. Florence Hoogewoud

HUG Genève

Ophthalmology

Duration of scholarship: 01.06.2015 - 31.05.2016, Hôpital Cochin-Uvéites et Hôpital Lariboisière-Rétine, Paris, France

Scholarship amount: CHF 30'000

Mentor: Prof. G. Thumann

Six months of intensive training in the uveitis subspecialty and a participation in a clinical research project. Six months of training in medical retina

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Dr. med. Frederique Hovaguimian

Universitätsspital Zürich

Duration of scholarship: 01.03.2014 - 28.02.2015, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

Scholarship amount: CHF 30'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Donath R. Spahn

Master of Clinical Research Methods and Clinical Research Project.

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Dr. med. Baharak Babouee Flury

Universitätsspital Basel

Duration of scholarship: 01.10.2014 - 30.09.2015, Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections Reference Unit (AMRHAI) of the Health and Protection Agency UK

Scholarship amount: CHF 43'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. M. Battegay

Emerging Carbapenem-Resistance in Enterobacter spp: What is the threat we face?

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Dr. med. Alexia Anagnostopoulos

Zürich

Duration of scholarship: 01.07.2015 - 31.12.2015, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, USA

Scholarship amount: CHF 20'000

Mentor: Prof. Dr. Rainer Weber

Projekt: Research Fellowship Epidemiology. Subject: Barriers to Treatment in HIV/Hepatitis C Virus Co-Infected Intravenous Drug Users

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