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We promote international collaboration.

Associate members

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.

Event calendar

The terms of use for our event calendar are available at the bottom of this page.

For information about training opportunities for professionals in clinical research please see Education and careers.

Clinical Trial Unit dell’Ente Ospedaliero Cantonale (CTU-EOC), Ticino

1 e 24 ottobre, 14 e 23 novembre 2018

Corsi della sessione autunnale, 2018

Revisioni sistematiche e meta-analisi 
1 ottobre 2018, Ospedale Regionale di Locarno

GCP ed Etica della ricerca – 1° Livello Investigatore
24 ottobre e 14 novembre 2018 (2 giorni), Ospedale Italiano di Lugano 

GCP ed Etica della ricerca – 2° Livello Investigatore-Sponsor
23 novembre 2018 (1 giorno), Ospedale Regionale di Bellinzona e Valli 

Le registrazioni a questi corsi ed eventi sono aperte  sul sito


28 septembre 2018

2ème Swiss Patient Forum d’EUPATI Suisse: «La qualité de vie du patient»

NH Hotel, Fribourg

26 October 2018

2nd Congress of the Swiss Professionals of Clinical Research Coordination

Faculty of Medicine at the University of Bern

7 November 2018

The Day of BioMedical Research 2018 (former Day of Clinical Research)

Department for BioMedical Research (DBMR)

Invitation / Announcement

Musikschule, Zurich

28 November 2018

23nd Swiss Annual Symposium in Pharmaceutical Medicine

Data Integrity – How to Trust and Protect Your Data

Programme and registration