Community Building Conference “Health Services Research in Switzerland”


Datenot yet determined
Time 9:00 – 16:45
Registration opens at 8:45
Venue Eventfabrik Berne, Fabrikstrasse 12, 3012 Berne


8:45Registration & coffee
9:30 – 9:50Welcome & opening speechesProf. Dr. med. Milo Puhan, PhD
Director of Institute of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich

Prof. Marcel Zwahlen, PhD
Deputy Director Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM), University of Berne

Dr. Rolf Marti, PhD
Head of Research, Innovation and Development, Member of the Board, Swiss Cancer League / Swiss Cancer Research, Berne
9:50 – 10:30Inspirational talk I
Learn from every patient: Integration of health services research in routine oncology care

Followed by discussion & questions
Prof. Dr. Lenny Verkooijen
Head of Clinical Research Office, University Medical Center (UMC) Utrecht
10:30 – 10:50Morning break
10:50 – 12:00Speed dating in groups
Group work moderated by PhDs from NRP 74
12:00 – 13:20Lunch
13:20 – 14:00 Inspirational talk II
Strengthening health services research at the national level

Followed by discussion & questions
Dr. Dominik Graf von Stillfried
Director of ZI Berlin, Germany
14:00 – 15:10World café event
What health services research questions are currently the most relevant to answer?
How can research findings be implemented in health care in Switzerland?
15:10 – 15:20Afternoon break
15:20 – 16:25Presentation of results from the world café
16:25Closing remarks
16:30Networking reception

Conference moderation

Rolf Heusser, MD, MPH
Programme coordinator «Emerging Health Care Leader» (EHCL) National Research Program 74, Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute (EBPI), University of Zurich