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Physician, Full Professor Head of the Pediatric Service


The Faculty of Biology and Medicine (FBM) and the Lausanne University Hospital (CHUV) are inviting applications for the mentioned position.

UNIL is a leading international teaching and research institution, with over 5,000 employees and 15,500 students split between its Dorigny campus, CHUV and Epalinges. UNIL and CHUV encourage excellence, individual recognition and responsibility.

Starting date: Summer 2022

Place: Lausanne, Switzerland

The Service, made up of nearly 500 collaborators, manages on the one hand general pediatric situations, and on the other hand, those relating to fields of highly specialized medicine, mainly concerning pediatric specialists in intensive care and all organ specialties, in close collaboration and complementarity with our pediatric surgeons, cardiac surgeons, ENT surgeons and neurosurgeons. Several research groups (biologists and physicians) work in the fields of fundamental, translational and clinical research. These activities aim to increase knowledge of developmental diseases in children, in order to improve the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of pediatric diseases including oncology as well as the development and growth of children. The service is also very involved in the teaching of pediatrics intended for students of the FBM of UNIL, as well as for doctors in training and health professionals.