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Associate member

The SCTO is an independent organisation and is based on a joint initiative of the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences.

As of 2017, the SCTO is a research infrastructure of national importance funded by the State Secretariat of Education, Research and Innovation and the Swiss National Science Foundation.

Executive Office

Managing Director

Victoria Sarraf

Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Director

Cordula Landgraf

Business Operations Manager

Irene Desvoignes

Scientific Coordinator

Melanie Glättli

Patient and Public Involvement (PPI) Project Manager

Tamara Kohler

Scientific Coordinator

Caecilia Schmid

Event Manager

Debora Suter

The SCTO Executive Office is located in Bern.