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Academica Raetia Welcome Address


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Emergency Surgery Workshop Davos 2011: Presentation by Prof Markus Furrer, MD, President Academia Raetica and Head of Surgery Department, Cantonal Hospital Chur, Chur, Switzerland

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Academica Raetia Welcome Address

  1. 1. A warm welcome in the name of the Academia Raetia Scientific network in southern-east of SwitzerlandProf. Dr. med. Markus FurrerPresident ACARHead of Surgical DepartmentKantonsspital GR, Chur, Switzerland Emergency Surgery Workshop Davos 2011, Emergency Surgery during Disaster Relief Activities Davos, Switzerland - 10 December 2011 1
  2. 2. What is the Academia Raetica?• Platform for all university-level research and education in the region• Includes 19 associated institutions (medical, natural and technical sciences and humanities)• Goals To foster research activities in the Canton of Grisons To render services in the academic environment To act as information hub in research and education• Public-Private Partnership with the Government (Agreement) Universities Industry
  3. 3. The beginning• Founded June 6, 2006• Registered as association in Davos• Offices since July 1, 2009
  4. 4. Associated Scientific Institutions- AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation, Davos- AO Education, Davos- AO Research Institute, Davos- Christine Kühne - Center for Allergy Research and Education, Davos- CSEM Division Nanomedizin, Landquart- Foundation for Gastro-Intestinal Surgery, Davos- Global Risk Forum Davos, Davos- Institut für Kulturforschung Graubünden, Chur- Physikalisch-Meteorologisches Observatorium and World Radiation Center, Davos- Swiss National Park, Zernez- Swiss Institute for Allergy- and Asthma Research, Davos- WSL-Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF, Davos
  5. 5. Associated Clinical Institutions- Hospital of the Canton of Grisons, Chur - Department of Surgery - Department of Gynaecology - Department of Internal Medicine- Alpine Hospital (Hochgebirgsklinik) Davos- Clinic for Surgery and Orthopaedics, Davos Hospital- Neurology Clinic Rehabilitation Centre, Valens
  6. 6. Members• 17 Institutional Members • 4 Partner Institutions • Advisory Committee • Personal and Founding Members
  7. 7. Research Areas Nature - Radiation- Climate Climate Cryosphere – Immunology Natural Hazards Surgery - Nature - Treatment Gynaecology Environment - Climate Culture - Surgery- Treatment Languages Education Risk- Internal Medicine - Management Treatment Medicine - Culture Neurology Treatment Life Science Treatment Function Musculo- Clinical Studies - skeletal System Quality
  8. 8. DEPARTEMENT of SURGERYmade on a mac © by mg
  9. 9. What our region is known for
  10. 10. What our department is known for
  11. 11. Indeed – we get a lot of trauma patients
  12. 12. Yes – we do a lot of clinical investigationsin trauma surgery
  13. 13. Because of….Chur, where all started M. E. Müller M. Allgöwer H. Willenegger ? R. Schneider
  14. 14. What do we do ? Trauma Surgery
  15. 15. Robotic thoracic Surgery
  16. 16. High Tech also in Vascular Surgery Vascular Surgery / Angiology
  17. 17. Vascular Surgery and Angiology
  18. 18. Vascular Surgery and Angiology
  19. 19. Our contribution• Bring together knowledge • personal contacts• exchange of future • concentration and concepts planing of activities 19