Dr Zingg

Dr Tobias Zingg, FACS, FEBS

PD & MER, médecin associé
Responsable CHUV pour le domaine de la prise en charge des patients blessés graves
Co-responsable du team multidisciplinaire

Areas of expertise :

  • Acute Care Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery & Surgical Critical Care
  • Kidney Transplantation & living donor nephrectomy
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Surgical oncology (sarcoma & melanoma)

Curriculum vitae

 Titles & Qualifications :

2019: University of Lausanne School of Medicine: Privat-Docent (PD & MER)
2018: European Board of Surgical Qualifications (EBSQ): Emergency Surgery
2016: Swiss Medical Association (FMH): Title of advanced training in Visceral Surgery
2013: Yale University: Surgical Critical Care, Trauma and Surgical Emergencies
2013: American Association for the Surgery of Trauma (AAST): Acute Care Surgery
2009: Educational Council for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) Standard Certification
2008: Swiss Medical Association (FMH): Title of specialist in General Surgery
2008: United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE)
2000: University of Lausanne School of Medicine: MD

Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Instructor and Course Director
Definitive Surgical Trauma Care (DSTC) Course Instructor
Advanced Surgical Skills for exposure in Trauma (ASSET) Course Instructor
Medical Response to Major Incidents (MRMI) Course Instructor
TeamSTEPPS® Master Trainer
Examiner Swiss Surgical Society Board Exams

Surgical Training and Experience:

Department of Visceral & Transplantation Surgery, CHUV, Lausanne (Prof. N. Demartines)

2019 – current : Associate Physician (Médecin Associé)
2013 – 2018 : Staff Surgeon (1er Chef de Clinique)
2011 – 2013: Clinical Fellow

Section for Trauma, Critical Care & Surgical Emergencies
Yale University Hospital, New Haven CT, USA (Prof. K. A. Davis)

2008 – 2011 : Junior Staff Surgeon (Chef de Clinique)
2000 – 2008: Surgical Residency

General Surgery, Fribourg Cantonal Hospital (Prof. B. Egger & Prof. L Krähenbühl)
Trauma Surgery, Zurich University Hospital (Prof. O. Trentz)                                 
General Surgery, Montreux Hospital (Dr. R. Cavin)

Prizes and awards

Teacher of the year award (2010)
Department of Visceral Surgery, Lausanne University Hospital, Switzerland

Society Memberships:

  • Swiss Society for General Surgery and Traumatology
    • President (2019-current)
    • Board member since 2015
  • Swiss Surgical Society
  • Swiss Transplantation Society
  • Swiss Society for Visceral Surgery
    • Junior Board Member (2009-2011)
  • Swiss Medical Society (FMH)
  • European Society for Trauma and Emergency Surgery (ESTES)
  • American College of Surgeons
    • Fellow (FACS) since 2015
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
  • Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)
  • International Surgical Society (ISS)
    • International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care
    • International Association for Surgical Metabolism and Nutrition

Editorial activity:

Associate Editor, BMC Surgery



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