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Prof. Dr. Dr. Martin Zinkernagel, MD

Visp

Vista Alpina 

Eye Center

Bahnhofplatz 1a
3930 Visp

Phone 027 946 70 00

Fax 027 946 70 03

Send an e-mail

 

Consultation

Monday - Friday:

8am - 12pm

1pm - 7.30pm

(On Tuesdays, Wednesdays and

Fridays until 6pm)

On Saturdays:

8am - 12pm

Appointments

by phone

Siders

Vista Alpina

Eye Center

Rue du Bourg 3
3960 Sierre

Phone 027 455 34 04

Fax 027 455 34 77

Send an e-mail

 

Consultation

Monday:

8am - 12.00pm

12.30pm - 5pm

Tuesday:

7.30am - 12pm

12.45pm - 5pm

Wednesday:

8am - 12.00pm

12.45pm - 7.45pm

Thursday and Friday:

8am - 12pm

12.45pm - 5.30pm

Saturday: closed

Appointments

by phone

Disclaimer:

Augenzentrum Vista Alpina AG and the services provided by Augenzentrum Vista Alpina are not legally or otherwise affiliated with Vista Klinik AG, Laser Vista AG, Vista Klinik Net AG or Vista Diagnostics AG.

Education

07/2013

Venia docendi, University of Bern, Murtenstrasse 11, 3010, Bern, Switzerland

2008 - 7/2012

PhD The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Perth, Western Australia 6009, Australia

9/ 1995 - 11/ 2001

Medical school, MD University of Zürich, University Hospital of Zürich, Rämistrasse 71, 8006 Zürich, Switzerland

3/ 1988 - 9/ 1994

A Levels Literargymnasium Rämibühl, Rämistrasse 56, 8001 Zürich, Switzerland

Memberships

 

General Medical Council (GMC) Specialist Register # 7079489

American Academy of Ophthalmologists (AAO) Fellow of the

European Board of Ophthalmology (FEBO)

Swiss medical association (FMH)

Verband Schweizerischer Assistenz und Oberärztinnen und –ärzte (VSAO)

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology 2008/2009/2012 (ARVO)

Professional degrees

 

01/ 2012

Board Certification - Swiss Board of Ophthalmology, subtitle Ophthalmic Surgeon Swiss Medical Association, Federal Department of Home Affairs FDHA, Federal Office of Public Health FOPH, Schwarzenburgstrasse 161, 3097 Liebefeld, Switzerland

 

01/ 2011

Specialist Register General Medical Council (GMC) 3 Hardman Street, Manchester M3 3AW, United Kingdom

 

03/ 2009

Board Certification - Swiss Board of Ophthalmology Swiss Medical Association, Federal Department of Home Affairs FDHA, Federal Office of Public Health FOPH, Schwarzenburgstrasse 161, 3097 Liebefeld, Switzerland

 

3/ 2002

Medical Doctor by thesis Faculty of Medicine, University of Zürich, Pestalozzistrasse 3, 8091 Zürich, Switzerland

 

11/ 2001 Physician- Swiss State Diploma Federal Department of Home Affairs FDHA, Federal Office of Public Health FOPH, Schwarzenburgstrasse 161, 3097 Liebefeld, Switzerland

Postgraduate trainings

 

02/2011 -1/2012

Vitreoretinal Fellow The Oxford Eye Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK (Professor Robert MacLaren, Mr Paul Rosen, Mr CK Patel)

 

02/ 2010 - 1/ 2011

Vitreoretinal Fellow Eye Clinic Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia (Professor Ian Constable)

 

02/ 2010 – 12/ 2010

Senior Vitreoretinal Fellow Royal Perth Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia (Professor Ian MacAllister)

 

02/ 2009 – 01/ 2010

Vitreoretinal Fellow Eye Clinic Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA, Australia (Professor Ian Constable)

 

07/ 2008 - 01/ 2009

Research Fellow Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Western Australia, Perth, WA, Australia (Professor Mariapia Degli Esposti)

01/2001-06/2008

Resident Dpt of Ophthalmology, Kantonsspital St. Gallen, St. Gallen Switzerland

Dpt of Ophthalmology, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Dpt of plastic and reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland

Dpt of Surgery and cardiothoracic Surgery, Stadtspital Triemli, Zurich, Switzerland

Grants

 

08/2013

Inselspital Bern, Science Grant, 64’000 CHF (Principal Investigator)

 

07/2013

OPOS Foundation, Switzerland (CHF 100‘000): Grant to investigate the effect of experimental vein occlusion in mice (Principal investigator).

 

01/2013

Novartis Foundation, Switzerland (Sfr 150’000): Unrestricted research grant for the development of mobile devices in the treatment of exudative AMD with intravitreal injections (Principal investigator).

 

03/2006 – 03/2009

OPOS Foundation, Switzerland (USD 170‘000): Grant to investigate the Immunopathological basis of lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus-induced chorioretinitis and keratitis (co-Principal investigator).

 

7/ 2008 – 2/ 2009

Swiss National Science Fund, Switzerland (USD 52’800): Grant for individual researchers.

 

2/2009-2/2010

Stiftung für medizinische Forschung und Entwicklung, Switzerland (Sfr 18‘700): Grant for laboratory consumables (Principal investigator).

Clinical Trials

 

Good clinical practice advanced course: October 2012 /CTU Bern, Switzerland

• Investigator View 2 trial 2009, Perth, Western Australia (PI: Professor Ian MacAllister)

• Investigator Retain trial 2012, Bern, Switzerland (PI: Professor Sebastian Wolf)

• Principal Investigator REACH trial 2012, Allergan Pharmaceuticals

Laboratory work

04/2012 – ongoing

Laboratory for experimental ophthalmology, University of Bern, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland

 

07/2008 – 01/2011

Laboratory for Ocular Immunology, Centre for Ophthalmology and Visual Science, University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia Collaboration with University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Brisbane, Australia, and Mater Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia

11/ 2005 – 06/ 2008

Laboratory of the Department for Laboratory Research. Cantonal Hospital of St. Gallen, Switzerland Collaboration with Laboratory for Retinal Cell Biology, Dept. Ophthalmology, University of Zurich, Switzerland

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