Nelly Pitteloud, MD


Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois (CHUV), Lausanne, Switzerland


Professor; Chief of the Endocrine, Diabetes and Metabolism Division; Chief of the Pediatric Endocrine Division


Clinician, Clinical Investigator

Research Interests

Professor Pitteloud is a translational researcher focused on the neuroendocrine control of human reproduction. Her investigative approach is collaborative and multidisciplinary, spanning the fields of human genetics, molecular biology, and crystallography. Her research projects include: 1) elucidating the genetics of puberty, and 2) studying the role of FGF21 as a link between reproduction and metabolism. Professor Pitteloud's work delineating the molecular basis and phenotypic spectrum of GnRH deficiency has been published in leading scientific journals.

Clinical Expertise

Her clinical practice covers the spectrum of reproductive endocrinology, including polycystic ovarian syndrome, infertility, and menopause. She also has extensive experience in the treatment of male hypogonadism.


Click HERE to see her publications Researchgate.net


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