Professional Title Professor of Neurosurgery
Companies and Organisations University Hospital in Bern, Switzerland & Trustedoctor
Session Title A health care community under attack
Philippe Schucht is a Professor of Neurosurgery and Deputy Chair at the University Hospital in Bern, Switzerland, head of research and education, and in charge of the neurosurgical oncology program.
He created a medical non-profit organisation for medical education in Myanmar with the mission to improve neurosurgical care. As an honorary professor at the University of Yangon and a visiting professor in Mandalay, he has been teaching medical personnel for a decade and has run yearly surgical missions to the remote regions of this vast country.
Following a brief stint at Harvard he co-founded Trustedoctor, a med-tech company for online consultations to give anyone anywhere digital access to medical specialists.