EACH Swiss Symposium 2024 - a review


It has already been some time since we all had the chance to enjoy some very inspiring inputs from experts, interprofessional and even patient representatives view on the topic of compassionate communication in healthcare and medical training! Thank you again for your contributions and inspiring workshops:

•    Prof. Wolf Langewitz, emeritus professor of medicine and lecturer in psychosomatics at the University of Basel
•    Prof. Dr Friedrich Stiefel, Head of Service, Consultative Psychiatry Service, CHUV, Lausanne University Hospital
•    Prof. Dr Raphaël Bonvin, Department of Medicine, Medical University Didactics, Mindbody & Mindfulness,
     University of Fribourg

Perspective of future doctors, other healthcare professionals and those affected:
•    Angeline Buser and Marc Ninck, assistant doctors / medical students at the University of Bern
•    Chantal Britt, President Long Covid Switzerland, Patient Council Insel Group
•    Dr phil. Diana Zwahlen, psycho-oncological psychotherapist, Head of Psychologists, Psychosomatic Medicine,
     University Hospital Basel
•    Barbara Preusse-Bleuler, MNS, nursing expert, lecturer, Institute of Nursing, ZHAW School of Health Sciences

The symposium was organized by the University Center for Palliative Care at the Inselspital and the University of Bern together with the Swiss network of EACH (https://each.international/).

If you have any requests or questions, please do not hesitate to contact Sibylle Felber as the EACH national representative for Switzerland. Together we are able to grow, provide (even) more value to the field of communication in healthcare – especially within Switzerland – and last but not least, flourish! 

Contact person: 

Sibylle Felber, MSc 
Health Communication Scientist
EACH National Representative for Switzerland