Prof. Thierry Girard

University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
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Lead of Obstetric Anaesthesia at the University Hospital of Basel, Switzerland since 2001. Immediate past-president of the Swiss Association of Obstetric Anaesthesia (SAOA). Committee member of the Obstetric Anaesthetist’s Association (OAA) since 2014. As an international committee member of the OAA, my scope is to widen the view into mainland Europe and thus further increase international significance of the OAA.

My main research area is pharmacogenetics. I am a member of the board of the European Malignant Hyperthermia Group ( My interest in information technology stems from my work in pharmacogenetics, which has given me experience in computer programming


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