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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.


Seminar for scientific journalists

Clinical research in Switzerland: requirements, framework conditions, quality and transparency

On 22 May 2014 a health seminar for scientific journalists was held at the Stade de Suisse in Bern. The event was co-organised by the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences (SAMS), the Swiss Clinical Trial Organisation (SCTO) and Interpharma.

Invitation and programme
(in German)