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  •  New Hospital Building
    On Saturday the 4th of March and Sunday the 5th of March 2017, come and discover the new Gustave Julliard hospital building. You've seen it being built... now you can finally take a peek inside. Don't miss this unique opportunity to visit the hospital of the future! Click here to register...
  • Nutrition and microbiota
    Nutrition and microbiota 2nd Symposium GE-VD Thursday, February 9th, 13h-17h Geneva University Hospitals (HUG), Geneva An increasing number of people change their diet with the aim of improving gastrointestinal and overall health, especially in case of digestive disease. This highlights...
  • International Consortium for Prevention & Infection Control
    ICPIC provides a unique forum for the exchange of knowledge and experience in the prevention of healthcare-associated infection and control of antimicrobial resistance around the world. Though advances in infection control and prevention are being made, antimicrobial resistance persists as a global...
  • Cerebrovascular Accident (Stroke)
    You have had a stroke also known as a CVA - cerebrovascular accident. In this film, we will show you the various stages of care you will receive in the emergency ward to help you understand what has happened and enable you to identify possible signs of recurrence. We will also explain how to...
  • What are risk factors for atherosclerosis?
    There are cardiovascular risk factors that can be modified: Tobacco smoking High blood pressure Diabetes mellitus Hypercholesterolemia Being overweight Being sedentary Stress Other risk factors cannot be modified: Age Male gender Genetic risk factors