Undergraduate training


Rue Michel-Servet 1
1206 Geneva

Complément d'adresse
Bldg. E-F, 5th floor
Laura Rubbia-Brandt
Laura Rubbia-Brandt
Head of Division

The medical research staff at the CPD are involved in undergraduate education programs:

Bachelor Program: 2nd year

  • Module 1
    • Cell Growth and Aging Unit
    • Nutrition, Digestion and Metabolism Unit
    • Reproduction Unit
  • Module 2
    • Heart and Circulation Unit
    • Excretion and Homeostasis Unit
    • Respiration Unit

Bachelor Program: 3rd year

  • Infections Unit

Master Program: 1st and 2nd years

  • Introduction to Clinical Methods Unit (UIDC)
  • Training in a Clinical Setting (TCS):
    • Internal Medicine
    • Surgery: abdominal, orthopedic, cardiovascular, thoracic, urological
    • Gynecology-Obstetrics
    • Neurology
    • Pediatrics
  • Module No. 3 “Organ Toxicology”, MAS in Toxicology, Swiss Center for Applied Human Toxicology (SCAHT)

Optional course

  • Cardiovascular Research

Open choice course

  • Elements of molecular endocrinology, Pregnancy and the placenta; Cytoskeleton


  • Normal and pathological histology; Transplantation

In addition, teaching is provided at the Swiss School of Cytology and the Haute École de Santé (Physiotherapy).

Association with DOKEOS (FR) and the Faculty of Medicine (FR).

Last update : 20/05/2020