Switzerland

BASEL

BASEL
Hospital
University Children's Hospital Basel
Unit
Paediatric and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Address
Römergasse 8 4005 Basel, Switzerland
Head of unit-medical

PD Dr. med. Jürg Hammer
 Tel.: +41 61 685 65 65

Head of unit-nursing

Maya Christen
 Tel.: +41 61 685 65 65

Number of beds
13
Level of care
3
Specialties

Pulmonology (home ventilation program), 
 orthopaedic surgery, haematology and oncology,
 neurology, neonatology, Cardiology, paediatric surgery,
 nephrology, gastroenterology, infectious diseases

Research programmes

Pulmonary function testing in critically ill children

Link to web site

BERN

BERN
Hospital
Inselspital
Unit
Paediatric Intensive Care Unit, G 1 Nord und Süd
Address
Freiburgerstr. 10 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Head of unit-medical

Dr. B. Wagner
 Tel: +41 31 632 9316

Head of unit-nursing

Eliane Huwiler
 Tel: +41 31 632 9326

Number of beds
12
Level of care
3
Specialties

Neonatology, cardiac surgery, traumatology, burns,
 metabolic and neurologic disorders

Research programmes

Experimantal research in neuroprotection after
 cerbral hypoxia-ischaemia
 Clinical research in aevaluating cerebro-vascular
 reactivities in critically ill neonates and children
 (brain orientated cardiopulmonary support)

Link to web site

ST. GALLEN

ST. GALLEN
Hospital
Ostschweizer Kinderspital St. Gallen
Unit
Paediatric & Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Address
Claudiusstr. 6 CH 9006 St. Gallen
Head of unit-medical

John Micallef
 Tel.: +41 712 437 111

Head of unit-nursing

Ruth Dutler
 Tel.: +41 712 437 103

Number of beds
10
Level of care
3
Research programmes

Pain, Hygiene, Critical Incidents

Link to web site

ZÜRICH

Hospital
University Hospital Zürich
Unit
Neonatology
Address
Frauenklinikstr. 10 CH-8091 Zürich
Head of unit-medical

Prof. Dr. Hans Ulrich Bucher
 Director of the Clinic for Neonatology
 Tel.: +41 44 255 5340

Head of unit-nursing

Magrit Maag
 Tel.:+41 44 255 5350

Number of beds
24
Level of care
1
Specialties

Neonatology

Research programmes

Coordination centre of Swiss Neonatal Network 
 (www.neonet.ch)
 Running projects - more information

Link to web site