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foundation executive , physician

Gottlieb Guntern, Swiss Foundation executive, physician. Avocations: song writing, novel writing, mountain climbing, skiing, golf. M C. Recipient Priz Duboux for extraordinary accomplishments in psychiatryand philosophy U. Lausanne, 1975, Rünzi award for achievements honoring the canton of Valais, 1997.

Background

Guntern, Gottlieb was born on April 26, 1939 in Ritzingen, Valais, Switzerland. Son of Quirinus and Angelina (Schmid) Guntern.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, U. Basel, Switzerland, 1969.

Career

Medical assistant, U. Bern, Switzerland, 1970-1971; medical assistant, Hospital Sandoz, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1975-1976; fellow in mental health, U. Lausanne clinic chief, U. Lausanne, 1973-1975; research in systems science and therapy, Children's Hospital, Philadelphia, 1976-1978; founder, medical director of pilot project, Psychiatry Center, Brig, Switzerland, 1978-1989; founder, director, International Foundation for Creativity and Leadership, Martigny, Switzerland, since 1979. Founder, chairman International Zermatt (Switzerland) Symposium on Creative Leadership, since 1990. Researcher in creativity and leadership.

Achievements

  • Avocations: song writing, novel writing, mountain climbing, skiing, golf. M C.

Works

Membership

Fellow Collegium International Medicae Psychosomaticae, World Economics Forum. Member International Society for Systems Science, International Systems Institute (research board), Swiss Psychiatric Society, Jane Goodall Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Song writing, novel writing, mountain climbing, skiing, golf.

Connections

Married Greta Gallati, August 28, 1971.

father:
Quirinus Guntern

mother:
Angelina (Schmid) Guntern

spouse:
Greta Gallati