Development and Growth

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Rue Willy Donzé 6
1205 Geneva

Petra S. Hüppi
Head of Division

Mission of the Development and Growth Division

  • Provide specialist care for children at risk of developmental or growth disorders. This care starts at birth and continues to the end of adolescence, to provide good health and appropriate development for children. Its activities include:

    • Supporting newborns and their mothers in the Maternity
    • Medical care and support for the development of sick newborns who are at risk of developmental disorders
    • Neurodevelopmental follow-up for children who are at risk of or who have a developmental disorder
    • Follow-up for children with endocrine diseases (e.g. diabetes, growth disorders, puberty disorders, etc.).
  • Promoting excellence and providing leadership in the fields of developmental pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology and diabetology.
  • Promoting dialogue both nationally and internationally, and achieving the highest levels of quality in care, teaching and research.
  • Training medical students, residents, nurses, midwives and dieticians.
  • Carrying out high-quality research in child development and pediatric endocrinology.

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Votre enfant est malade?
Parents ce site est pour vous!


Is your child sick? Parents,
this website is for you!


Last update : 20/04/2021