Prof. Dr. med. Lars E. French - Dermatology and Venereal Diseases, Zurich - Curriculum Vitae

1988-1999
Graduated from the University of Geneva and trained in internal medicine, basic research and dermatology (Swiss Board Certification)

1999-2000
SNF Score A awardee and stay as visiting professor, Department of Dermatology of the University of Pennsylvania

2003
Louis-Jeantet Professor of Medecine, Geneva University Hospital

2003-2006
Foundation and Boardmember of two biotech companies: Apotech (now Alexis) and Apoxis (now Topotarget)

Since October 2006
Chairman of the Department of Dermatology ot the Zurich Unversity Hospital, one of the leading academic dermatology departments in Europe with 21 senior medical staff and 30 medical staff.
Own research group with continous SNF-funding alongside Swiss Cancer League and EU funding; particular interest for translational research in autoinflammatory skin disease, cutaneous drug eruptions and skin cancer.