Prof. Dr. med. Thomas D. Szucs


Specialist in
Prevention and public health
Pharmaceutical medicine
Qualification certificates
Medical practice laboratory (KHM)
German, English, French, Italian


Core competencies

Preventive Medicine and Public Health

Professional career

2021 - to date

Co-Head Genomic Medicine Hirslanden Precise

Director, European Center of pharmaceutical medicine (ECPM), University of Basel
2003 - 2009
Institute for Social- and preventive medicine at University of Zurich (Prof. F. Gutzwiller)
2004 - 2006
Master International Business Law, Faculty of Law, University of Zurich
2001 - 2003
Chief Medical Officer, Hirslanden Holding, CH-8008 Zurich
Chief Operating Officer der Kliniken Hirslanden und Im Park, Zurich
1998 - 2001
Manager of the department medical economy, University Hospital Zurich
1998 - 2001
Master of Public Health, Concentration Clinical Effectiveness, Harvard University, Cambridge MA, USA
1996 - 1999
Founder and leader of the Center for pharmaeconomics, University of Mailand
1993 - 1996
Lecturer in Medical economics, at University of Bayreuth, Law and economics (Prof. P. Oberender)
1993 - 1996
Medical Clinic, Klinikum Innenstadt, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Prof. P.C. Scriba)
1992 - 1993
Consultant at the international business consultancy, Arthur D. Little International Inc., München
1987 - 1992
Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd. Basel
Responsible for marketing and development of cardiovascular products, establishment and subsequent leadership of worldwide department of health economics
1986 - 1987
Resident in the Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Kantonsspital St. Gallen
1980 - 1986
Study of medicine (MD), University of Basel