Dr. med. Claude Andreas Cao

MPH

Specialist in
General Internal Medicine
Languages
German, English, French

Professional career

Apr 2020 - Nov 2021
Senior consultant, Institute of General Internal Medicine
Klinik Hirslanden Zürich
- Responsible for managing the institute
- Member of the extended hospital management team
- Supervisor and line manager for physicians at the institute as well as the institute manager and non-medical staff (17 FTE)
- Member of various work and project groups at the hospital
- Director of the staff medical service
Jan 2016 - Mar 2020
Deputy senior consultant, Institute for General Internal Medicine and Nephrology
Klinik Hirslanden, Zurich
- Responsible for the inpatient area of the institute
- Member of the extended hospital management team
- Supervisor and line manager for chief and junior physicians as well as head of business administration and general administration (13 FTE)
- Member of various work and project groups at the hospital
Mar 2012 - Dec 2015
Independent practice, Praxis Riesbach, Zurich
Jul 2009 - Feb 2012
Health Care Affairs Manager, Roche Pharma (Switzerland) AG
Mar 2006 - Jun 2009
Medical Manager Transplantation, Roche Pharma (Switzerland) AG
Apr 2005 - Feb 2006
Senior Consultant, Medical Clinic, Cantonal Hospital Winterthur
Oct 2000 - Dec 2002
Medical Clinic A, University Hospital of Zurich
Jul 1999 - Jun 2000
Emergency doctor on helicopter, Swiss Air Rescue Service REGA, Interlaken Medical Clinic
Jul 1997 - Jun 1999
Cantonal Hospital Münsterlingen, Chief Consultant Prof. Dr. M. Krause
Jun 1996 - May 1997
Anesthesia, Cantonal Hospital Münsterlingen, Chief Consultant Dr. Ch. Heim, Surgery
Jan 1996 - May 1996
Hospital Rorschach, Chief Consultant Dr. J. Teuscher
Sep 1995 - Dec 1995
Surgery, District Hospital Saanen, Chief Consultant Dr. C. Reuteler

Schools, university & degrees and diplomas

2014
Master of Public Health, Universities of Basel, Bern and Zurich
2003 - 2005
Further Training in nephrology, University Hospital of Zurich
1995
Promotion, University Hospital of Zurich
1987 - 1994
Medical studies, University of Zurich

Memberships and partnerships

Swiss Medical Association FMH
Medical Society of the Canton of Zurich AGZ

Publications & videos

Events & lectures