Obstetrician-Gynaecologist, sub-specialized in psychosomatic and psychosocial medicine, as well as sexual medicine. She is the head of the Division of Social Medicine and Psychosomatics at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the University Hospital in Basel and a lecturer at the University of Basel since 2002.
She is past president of the Swiss Society of POG (SAGPGG), a committee member of the Swiss Academy of Psychosomatic and Psychosocial Medicine (SAPPM) and a founding member of the Swiss Society of Sexology (SSS).
Her main research activities are directed towards counselling techniques in obstetrics and gynaecology, focusing on topics such as infertility, fertility preservation and prenatal diagnostics. Further topics of interest and research are perinatal depression and C-section on demand, as well as premenstrual syndrome.
Division of Social Medicine and Psychosomatics
Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University Hospital of Basel
CH-4031 Basel, Switzerland
The COVID-19 pandemic has had, and still has, a profound impact on all of us,. Affecting the everyday life and professional activities of our patients and ourselves. The 20th Congress of the International Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ISPOG) addresses this Impact in relation to the following topics in key lectures, symposia, master classes […]Read more »
In 2021 the 50th annual conference of the DGPFG, the German Society for Psychosomatic Gynaecology and Obstetrics, the association with the largest number of members in the ISPOG, will take place. An anniversary event was planned in Berlin; that had to be reduced to a 2-day online event due to corona. A small consolation: All […]Read more »
Barcelona 26 Aug 1934 – Noordwijk 10 Dec 2020 The year 2020 will be remembered because of the COVID19 pandemic of which we are suffering the third wave now, but for us, the POG family, it will be the year of the farewell to a man to remember, one of the ISPOG founding fathers, our […]Read more »