Research team

Study leaders

Principal investigators for the study are Prof. Dr. Urs Frey (Basel) and Prof. Dr. Philipp Latzin (Bern).  The study's co-investigators are Martin R öösli (Swiss TPH, University of Basel) and C laudia Kühni (Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern).

Post Doc

  • Dr. med. Oliver Fuchs PhD
  • Dr. med. Sophie Yammine PhD
  • Dr. Kathryn Ramsey PhD
  • Dr. med. Jakob Usemann PhD

PhD Students/Researchers

  • Dr. med. Olga Gorlanova (epidemiologist)
  • Dr. med. Bettina Frauchiger
  • Dr. med. Yasmin Salem Mahmoud
  • Dr. med. Marc Alexander Oestreich
  • Anne-Christianne Kentgens
  • Corin Willers
  • Johanna Kurz
  • Amanda Gisler, MA, (PhD candidate)
  • Pract. med. Annika Nissen-Kratzert (study doctor)
  • Dr. Uri Nahum, PhD, (mathematician)
  • Andrea Marten, Dipl. Ing. FH, (Research Laboratory Scientist) 
  • Pract. med. Noëmi Kuenstle (study doctor, PhD candidate)

Study nurses and administrators

in Bern

  • Fabienne Furrer (Study Nurse)
  • Barbara Stalder (Study Nurse)
  • Sybille Thommen (Study Nurse)
  • Sandra Lüscher (Study Nurse)
  • Romy Rodriquez

in Basel

  • Isabel Gonzalez Novoa (Dipl. Pflegefachfrau & Expertin für Intensivpflege HF)
  • Kathrin Gerber-Windisch (Dipl. Pflegefachfrau HF)
  • Sandra Marti-Pasqual (Dipl. Pflegefachfrau HF)
  •  Fiona Beck (Research Officer)

Former Researchers for the BILD Cohort

 in alphabetical order

PhD Students

  • Decrue Fabienne 
  • Fuchs Oliver
  • Hutten Jeroen
  • Kieninger Elisabeth
  • Korten Insa
  • Latzin Philipp
  • Proietti Elena
  • Schmidt Anne
  • Singer Florian
  • Stern Georgette
  • Yammine Sophie

Researchers

  • Abbas Chiara
  • Baldwin David
  • Cangiano Giulia
  • Cernelc Mateja
  • Hall Graham
  • Kyburz Manuela
  • Mack Ines
  • Markle Angelina
  • Minocchieri Stefan
  • Oller Heide
  • Pachlopnik Iana
  • Petrus Nicole
  • Pramana Isabella
  • Regamey Nicolas
  • Reinman Beni
  • Rohia Hanna
  • Sutter Oliver
  • Thamrin Cindy
  • Zanolari Maura

Study Nurses

  • Becher Christine
  • Graf Monika
  • Hofer Barbara
  • Imolesi Amelia
  • Staub Heidi
  • Weber Maya