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physician , researcher

Andreas F. Widmer, Swiss physician, researcher. Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Infectious Diseases. Recipient Pfizer prize, 1997.

Background

Widmer, Andreas F. was born on January 19, 1956 in Lucerne, Switzerland. Son of Alois and Susanne (Laube) Widmer.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Basel, Switzerland, 1981. Master of Science, University Iowa, Iowa City, 1992.

Career

Fellow in medicine University Iowa, 1990-1992. Attending physician University Basel, 1992-1993, head clinical epidemiology, since 1993, professor, since 2003.

Achievements

  • Diplomate American Board Internal Medicine, American Board Infectious Diseases.

Membership

Member Infectious Diseases Society of America, American Society Microbiology, European Society Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Swiss Society Clinical Epidemiology (president, editor bulletin since 1995), Swiss Society Infectious Diseases (research award 1992, secretary since 1997).

Connections

Married Evelyne M. Kühnlein, 1985. Children: Lukas, Felix, David, Jasmin.

father:
Alois Widmer

mother:
Susanne (Laube) Widmer

spouse:
Evelyne M. Kühnlein

children:
Jasmin Widmer

Lukas Widmer

David Widmer

Felix Widmer