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Jean-Pierre J.F Wauters Edit Profile

nephrologist , medical educator

Jean-Pierre J.F Wauters, Belgian medical educator, nephrologist. Achievements include service as chairman Swiss federal working group conducting pilot phase for pre-graduate accreditation process at Swiss faculties of medicine.

Background

Wauters, Jean-Pierre J.F was born on July 16, 1941 in Malines, Belgium. Son of Henri E.S. Wauters and Augusta M. Wauters-Cannaerts.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Faculty Medicine University Louvain, Belgium. Doctor of Medicine, Faculty Medicine University Louvain, Belgium, 1966.

Career

Chef de travaux and affiliated physician University Geneva, 1973—1979. Private docent and affiliated physician University Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1979—1990, professor nephrology, 1990—1992, honorary professor Switzerland, 2002. Invited professor University Bern, Switzerland, since 2002.

President Swiss Society Nephrology, Bern, Switzerland, 1987—1989, Federal Committee Medical Education Swiss University Conference, 1997—2001. Vice-dean pre- and postgraduate education Faculty Medicine University Lausanne, 1992—1996. Chairman Erasmus- ECTS Medicine Network, Brussels, 1997—2001.

Member advisory board National Kidney Foundation, New York City, since 2001. Member editorial board.

Achievements

  • Achievements include service as chairman Swiss federal working group conducting pilot phase for pre-graduate accreditation process at Swiss faculties of medicine.

Membership

Organizer nephrological rescue mission, Erevan, Armenia. Founder long term aid mission, since 1988. Originator teacher exchange with faculty medicine Can Tho, Vietnam Faculty Medicine University Lausanne, 1995—1996.

Chairman committee against analgesic nephropathy Swiss Society Nephrology, 1980. Chairman Federal Committee Reform of Pre-graduate Medical Curriculum in Switzerland, 1992—2001.

Connections

Married Antoinette Charon, December 14, 2002. Married Dominique Chappuis (divorced). Children: Peter, Nicolas, Stéphanie.

father:
Henri E.S. Wauters

mother:
Augusta M. Wauters-Cannaerts

spouse:
Dominique Chappuis

spouse:
Antoinette Charon

child:
Nicolas Wauters

child:
Stéphanie Wauters

child:
Peter Wauters