Organization

  • Organizational Chart

    Organigramm NICER

  • Foundation Council (NFC)

    • Prof. Dr. Christine Bouchardy Vice President Director Cancer Registry GE, University of Geneva
    • Prof. Murielle Bochud Member Director RVT-RNJT, IUMSP Lausanne
    • Marianne Gussmann Member Department of Health, Canton of Zurich
    • Prof. Dr. Jakob Passweg President President Cancer League Switzerland
    • Prof. Dr. med. Aurel Perren Member Director Institute of Pathology, University of Bern
    • Prof. Dr. Milo Puhan Member Director Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute (EBPI), Zurich
  • Scientific Advisory Board (NSAB)

    • Dr. Andrea Bordoni Director Cancer Registry Ticino Locarno, CH
    • Prof. Dr. Michel Coleman Director Cancer Research UK London, UK
    • Prof. Dr. Jean Faivre Director Registre Bourguignon des Cancers Digestifs Dijon, FR
    • Dr. med. Hans Storm Director Danish Cancer Society Copenhagen, DK
    • Prof. Dr. Marcel Zwahlen Institute for Social- and Preventive Medicine (ISPM) Bern, CH
  • Registries Advisory Board (NRAB)

    • Dr. Martin Adam & Dr. Ivan Curjuric Registry Heads AG
    • Prof. Dr. med. Aurel Perren Registry Head BE
    • Dr. med. Katharina Staehelin Registry Head BS / BL
    • Céline Egger Hayoz Registry Head RFT
    • Prof. Dr. Christine Bouchardy Registry Head GE
    • Prof. Dr. Murielle Bochud Registries Head JU / NE / VD
    • Prof. Dr. Joachim Diebold Registry Head LU / UR / OW / NW
    • Dr. med. Mohsen Mousavi Registries Head SG / AI / AR / GR / GL
    • Dr. med. Andrea Bordoni Registry Head TI
    • Dr. Anne Schmidt Registry Head TG
    • Dr. Isabelle Konzelmann Registry Head VS
    • Prof. Dr. oec. troph. Sabine Rohrmann, MPH Registry Head ZH / ZG
  • Associate Members (NRAB)

  • Coordination Centre (NCC)

    • Salome Adam Scientific project coordinator PROCAS +41 44 634 53 79

      M. Sc.

      Education

      PhD in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Biostatics and Prevention Institute, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland (Defence December 2018)

      Master of Science in Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), Basel, Switzerland

      Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, Institute for Biochemistry, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany

      Expertise

      Epidemiological Studies

      STATA® and R Language

      Database Management

    • Daniel Bosshard Fiduciary
      Secretary to the Boards
      +41 43 443 17 17

      Education

      Studied Psychology, Cognitive Science and Philosophy at Occidental College, Los Angeles, and at University of Zurich.

      Trustee with Swiss Federal Certificate
      Auditor with Licence by the Federal Authorities

      Affiliation/s

      Serving further Non-Profit Organizations, such as
      - Swiss Childhood Cancer Registry
      - Cancer Registry of the canton of Berne
      - Foundation biobank-suisse

      Expertise

      Finance & Accounting, internal and external audit, taxes, legal issues, organizational development.

    • Dr. Anita Feller Epidemiologist +41 44 634 59 35

      PhD, M.Sc., Dipl.-Psych.

      Education

      PhD in Health Sciences (Epidemiology), Graduate School for Health Sciences (GHS), University of Bern

      Master of Science in Epidemiology, Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, Johannes-Gutenberg-University, Mainz, Germany

      Diploma in Psychology (Dipl.-Psych.), University of Trier, Germany

      Degree in Medical Documentation, School of Medical Documentation, Justus-Liebig University Giessen, Germany

    • Francesco Galli Research Associate +41 44 634 53 60

      M.Sc

      Education

      Bachelor of Science in Biology, University of Geneva, Switzerland

      Master of Science in Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute / University of Basel, Switzerland

      Expertise

      Epidemiological studies, STATA and R programming, database management

    • Dr. Rolf Heusser Director ad interim until January 2019 +41 44 634 53 73

      MD MPH

      Education

      Post-graduate studies in public health at the university of California, Berkeley (completed with a MPH Degree).

      Affiliation/s

      Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine at Zurich University
      Swiss accreditation and quality assurance agency (OAQ)
      European Consortium of Accreditation

    • Dr. Matthias Lorez Senior Bio Statistican +41 44 634 46 45

      Dr. sc. nat., MAS Applied Statistics

      Education

      2006-2010: Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Applied Statistics; University of Berne
      2004-2006: Laboratory Head; F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Basel
      2001-2004: Postdoc in Neuroscience Research; F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, Basel
      1998: Grass Foundation Fellow in Neuroscience; MBL, Woods Hole (MA, USA)
      1995-2000: PhD in Neuroscience Research; University of Zurich
      1990-1994: M.Sc. in Biology; University of Basel

      Affiliation/s

      Swiss Statistical Society

      Expertise

      STATA® and R Languages
      Methods for Population-Based Survival and Prevalence Analysis
      Techniques for Imputation of Missing Values
      Linear Mixed Effects Models
      Planning, Conducting, Monitoring and Reporting of Experimental Studies

    • Regina Nanieva Medical Documentalist +41 44 634 53 78

      Education

      Human Medicine in Medical school, Vladikavkaz, Russia

      Background

      General Practice, Pediatrics, Coordination of Clinical Trials, Pharmacovigilance Case Management, Tumor documentation

    • Nina Pupikofer Administration +41 44 634 53 74

      Long time experience in building up back offices. Expert in organization and communication, website hosting and project management.

    • Chloé Sieber Scientific collaborator +41 44 634 53 75

      MSc MAS

      Education

      Master of Advanced Studies (MAS) in Health and Nutrition, Federal Polytechnic School of Zürich (ETH), Switzerland
      Master of Science in Epidemiology, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute / University of Basel, Switzerland
      Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

      Expertise

      Epidemiological Studies
      STATA® and R Language
      Database Management

    • Dr. Ulrich Wagner Director as of February 2019