The SPHN project organization involves partners at the national level, at the technical level, and at the institutional level. The Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences (SAMS) is the overarching body of the initiative.

SPHN is composed of the following bodies: 


National Steering Board (NSB)

Scientific Expert Board (SEB)

ELSI Advisory Group (ELSIag)

International Advisory Board (IAB)

Data Coordination Center (DCC)

Management Office (MO)



Figure: SPHN organisational chart (2018)

Note: SPHN starts with public institutions (e.g. University Hospitals, universities, ETH-Domain) and shall be extended later to private hospitals and private companies.

Board meeting dates

The meeting dates are listed on the pages dedicated to each Board.

Contact details

Swiss Personalized Health Network

Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences
Haus der Akademien | Laupenstrasse 7

3001 Bern | Switzerland



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