1. Progymnasium Therwil
  2. Degree: Eidgenoessische Matura Gymnasium Oberwil
  3. MD Faculty of Medicine, Universitat Basel
  4. Resident - Department of Pathology University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
  5. Resident Department of Internal Medicine
  6. Resident - Chief Medical Resident Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  7. Resident - Aerospace Medicine, UTMB/NASA University of Texas Medical Branch
  8. MPH Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Texas Medical Branch


  1. Aerospace Medicine, American Board of Preventive Medicine
  2. American Board of Internal Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Associate Professor of Medicine


  • Aerospace medicine
  • Aerospace physiology
  • Executive health
  • Senior aviation medical examiner (FAA)
  • Civilian spaceflight
  • Mountain sickness
  • Senior examiner (JAA)


See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.


See a description of research activities.