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Internist , Medical educator

Alain Cometta, Swiss internist, medical educator. Diplomate Board Internal Medicine Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte, 1991, Board Intensive Care Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte, 1994, Board Infectious Diseases Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte, 1999.

Background

Cometta, Alain was born on January 25, 1956 in Yverdon-Les-Bains, Switzerland. Son of Paul and Jeanne Cometta.

Education

Diploma, College Yverdon, 1972. Federal diploma, University Lausanne, Switzerland, 1980. Doctor of Medicine, University Lausanne, Switzerland, 1980.

Career

Fellow department medicine Yverdon Hospital. Fellow department anesthesiology Vaudois University Hospital Center, Lausanne, 1983—1984, fellow department internal medicine, 1985—1986, research fellow division infectious diseases, 1986—1989, chief resident department internal medicine, 1989—1991, chief resident division infectious diseases, 1991—1994, chief resident, 1994—1996. Doctor private practice, Prilly, 1985.

Head department internal medicine Hospital North Vaudois, Yverdon-Les-Bains, since 1997. Associate professor Faculty Medicine, Lausanne, since 2004. Medical associate Center Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Diplomate Board Internal Medicine Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte, 1991, Board Intensive Care Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte, 1994, Board Infectious Diseases Verbindung der Schweizer Ärztinnen und Ärzte, 1999.

Membership

Member of Multinational Association Supportive Care in Cancer, European Association Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Swiss Society Infectious Diseases, Swiss Society Intensive Care, Swiss Society Internal Medicine, Swiss Society Infectiology, European Organization Research and Treatment of Cancer International Antimicrobial Therapy Group.

Connections

Married Christine Bertola, October 3, 1986. Children: Aude, Blaise.

father:
Paul Cometta

mother:
Jeanne Cometta

spouse:
Christine Bertola

children:
Aude Cometta

Blaise Cometta