Department Executive Board


The DBE Executive Board advises, plans and decides under the chairmanship of the Department Head about strategic affairs in teaching and research. It establishes commissions for individual tasks, if necessary. Currently there are three commissions: Teaching commission, PhD program commission, Room commission. The Board consists of five members who come from all three founding institutions. 

Prof. Dr. Philippe Cattin

Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering
Head of the Center for medical Image Analysis and Navigation
University of Basel


Prof. Dr. Ludwig Kappos

Deputy Head of the Department of Biomedical Engineering
Chief Physician Neurology
University Hospital Basel


Prof. Dr. Oliver Bieri

Head Radiological Physics
Radiology & Nuclear Medicine
University Hospital Basel


Prof. Dr. Pablo Sinues

Research Professorship Fondation Botnar
Children's University Hospital of Basel


Prof. Dr. Raphael Guzman

Chief Neurosurgery
University Hospital Basel