Dr. med. Barbara Broers

Vize-Präsidentin

Over 25 years of clinical, teaching and research experience at the Geneva University Hospitals in the field of substance use, addiction, HIV and harm reduction.  Vice-president of the Swiss Society of Addiction Medicine.  Vice-president of the Swiss Federal Commission on Addiction-related Questions. Member of the Swiss federal expert group on medical cannabinoids, founding member of the Swiss Taskforce for Cannabinoids in Medicine.

Pratice Areas

  • Professor
  • Head of the Dependencies Unit of the Primary Care Division, Geneva University Hospitals
  • Academic advisor at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva

Education & Curriculum Vitae

1987

Graduate from the Medical Faculty of the University of Amsterdam, NL

1997

Master’s Degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McGill University, Montreal

2003

Privatdocent, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva

2010

Head of the Dependencies Unit of the Primary Care Division, Geneva University Hospitals

2014

Swiss specialisation title in Prevention and Public Health

2015

Associate Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva

Mitgliedschaften

SSAM Swiss Society of Addiction Medicine – Vice-President

Swiss Federal Commission on Addiction-related Questions – Vice-President

Swiss federal expert group on medical cannabinoids – Member

Swiss Society of Cannabinoids in Medicine – Founding Member