The following interdisciplinary events serve particularly as an internal continuing medical education:

25 years of lung transplantation in Switzerland

5 October, 2017
Grosser Hörsaal Ost
Program (PDF)

Emphysema and transplantation board

Joint thorax-surgical-pneumological conference to discuss emphysema and transplant patients.
Each Monday, 11.45 - 12.30 h
Location: HOER C 12

CTEPH board

Interdisciplinary review of patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension
Monday, 12:30 - 1: 00 pm
Location: OPS B 26

Tumor board for thoracic malignomas

All thoracic patients will be presented to an interdisciplinary panel and individual treatment recommendations will be developed (including regular quality circles and morbidity/mortality conferences).
Each Monday, 1.30 - 2.30 pm
Location: OPS B 24

Radiology report

Discussion of specific thoracic surgery with the Institute of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology.
Tuesdays and Fridays, 3 - 3.30 pm
Location: OPS B 26


Surgical + Gastroenterological Grand Round

Public lecture series on current topics in surgery, with internationally renowned speakers and live video transmissions.
Tuesday, 5:15 - 6:00 pm
Location: PATH D 22


Teaching Round

Practical resident training.
Wednesday, 7.15 - 7.45 am
Location: HOER B 15

Journal Club

Together with the Clinic for Pneumology and the Pediatric Pneumology of the Children's Hospital Zurich, current scientific publications are presented and discussed.
Wednesday, 5 - 5.45 pm
Location: RAE C 80


Current thoracic and pneumological cases (pneumococculitis)

The participating internal and external physicians present their cases (with video conferencing).
Preregistration not required.
Thursdays, 1.00 – 2.00 pm
Location: OPS B 28


Sarcoma board

Every week, an interdisciplinary expert committee will present all patients with sarcoma and develop individual treatment recommendations.
Thursdays, 4.30 - 5.30 pm,
Location: PATH D


Internal education of the thoracic surgery clinic

Interdisciplinary training for the entire medical team of the clinic.
Fridays, 7.15 - 7.45 am
Location: HOER B 15