Education

Maturità Scientifica, Lugano; Medicine degree, University of Lausanne, Switzerland (1981); General Internal Medicine specialist FMH (1992), Sport Medicine specialist SSMS (1999), Manual Medicine specialist SAMM (2001), Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine specialist SSMSH (2002)

Career

Medical Doctor (1981 – ), in private practice since 1992; Physician in charge of the Swiss Volleyball Federation (FSVB) (1999-2004); physician in charge of the Swiss Athletics Federation (1992 – ); Head of the sport medicine department of Vidymed, Lausanne (1992 – ); Consulting physician for several sport clubs, sport educational programs, dance companies and dance schools. Prix de Lausanne’s consulting physician (1996 -)

Sports practiced

Athletics, tennis, alpine and cross-country ski, snowboarding, sailing, diving

Sports administration

Swiss Olympic Medical Base director (2010 -); Rudolf Nureyev Foundation Board Member (2012 – )

IOC History

Entourage (2011-2015); Athletes’ Entourage Commission (2015-)