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biomedical engineer

Peter Herbert Hilfiker, Swiss biomedical engineer. Member of Alumni of Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Swiss League Against Epilepsy, Swiss Society Clinical Neurophysiology.

Background

Hilfiker, Peter Herbert was born on October 27, 1955 in Boswil, Aargau, Switzerland. Son of Curt and Madeleine Hilfiker.

Education

Matura, State School Obwalden, Sarnen, Switzerland, 1976. Diploma in electrical engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering science, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1984.

Career

Research assistant Institute of biomedical Engineering, Zurich, 1981—1984. Visiting assistant professor Tulane University, New Orleans, 1984—1985. Head of telemetry Swiss Epilepsy Center, Zurich, 1985—1995, head of telemetry and medical informatics, 1995—2000, head of biomedical engineering, since 2000.

President ethical board Swiss Epilepsy Center, Zurich, 1995—1999. Member ethical board subcommission neurology, neurosurgery and psychiatry State of Zurich, since 1999.

Membership

Member of Alumni of Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Swiss League Against Epilepsy, Swiss Society Clinical Neurophysiology.

Connections

Married Brigitte Berchtold, November 16, 1984. Children: Gabriela, Daniela.

father:
Curt Hilfiker

mother:
Madeleine Hilfiker

spouse:
Brigitte Berchtold

children:
Gabriela Hilfiker

Daniela Hilfiker