KLAIBER LECTURE

The Christian Klaiber lecture is dedicated to Dr. Christian Klaiber MD (1942-2013), a Swiss Surgeon and past chairman of the surgical department at the Hospital of Aarberg. He was an important Swiss Pioneer of laparoscopic surgery techniques and performed the first laparoscopic cholecystectomy in Switzerland in 1989. With others he was most important that laparoscopic surgery has gained such a broad interest in our country! Nowadays, most abdominal operations are performed by the laparoscopic technique!

 

1st Christian Klaiber lecture (2011):

Christian Klaiber, MD; Past Chairman of the Hospital of Aarberg, Aarberg 

 

2nd Christian Klaiber lecture (2012):

Philippe Morel, MD, Prof.; Director and Chairman of the University Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, HUG, Genève

 

3rd Christian Klaiber lecture (2013):

Riener Robert, Dr.-Ing., Prof.; Director of the Department of Health Science and Technology, ETH Zürich

 

4th Christian Klaiber lecture (2014):

Büchler Markus, Prof.; Director and Chairman of the University Deparment of General, Visceral and Transplantation Surgery,  Hospital Heidelberg

 

5th Christian Klaiber lecture (2015):

Lutolf Matthias, Prof.; Director of Laboratory of Stem Cell Bioengineering, EPFL Lausanne

 

6th Christian Klaiber lecture (2016):

Philippe Morel, MD, Prof.; Director and Chairman of the University Department of Visceral and Transplantation Surgery, HUG, Genève

 

7th Christian Klaiber lecture (2017)

Silke Grabherr, MD, Prof.; Director and Chairman of the University Centre of Legal Medicine (CURML), HUG and CHUV, Lausanne