Prof. Dr. med. Ossi R. Köchli

Consultant gynaecologist and obstetrician, member of FMH
specializing in gynaecological oncology, SGGG senology diploma, Medical Director of Breast Centre at Bethanien, Zurich


Languages

German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Hebrew

Work experience

since 2003 Professor of Medicine at Zurich University
since 2002 Medical Director of Breast Centre, Bethanien, Zurich
2001 Successor to Prof Engeler at the Rämistrasse practice in Zurich; Medical Director of Frauengesundheitszentrum (Women’s Health Centre), Zurich
2000 Guest Professor at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, USA; co-founder of Virtual Academy of Medicine in the USA. Research focus: second opinions, consulting and learning tools for doctors
1999 Invitation to take up a full professorship in gynaecology and election by the Faculty of Medicine of Geneva University
1998 Relicensing to teach at Basel University
1997 Head of Department of Gynaecology and Gynaecological Oncology at the University Women’s Clinic, Basel, in succession to Prof A. Almendral
1996 Licensed to teach in the field of gynaecology and obstetrics
1995–1997 Medical Personnel Officer in the Department of Gynaecology at the University Hospital Zurich
1995–1996 Head of Urodynamics
1994–1997 Deputizing for medical directors; Deputy Head of Urodynamics
1993–1997 Head of Chemosensitivity Laboratory at the University Women’s Clinic Zurich
1992 Research Fellow, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Miami, School of Medicine (Professors B.-U. Sevin and H.E. Averette)
1992 Assistant Medical Director, Gynaecology Department, University Hospital Zurich (Prof U. Haller);
Head of Gynaecological Oncology, Clinical and Experimental Research in Gynaecological Oncology
1991 Publication of Gynaecological Oncology Practice Book by Springer-Verlag, pp. 562
1990–1992 Assistant Medical Director, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Cantonal Hospital Frauenfeld (Associate Professor Dr J. Eberhard)
1989–1990 Assistant doctor, gynaecology and obstetrics, Cantonal Hospital Winterthur (Prof J. Benz)
1989 Research Fellow, Department of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Miami, School of Medicine (Professors B.-U. Sevin and H.E. Averette)
1988–1989 Assistant doctor, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Cantonal Hospital Winterthur (Prof J. Benz)
1987–1988 Assistant doctor, Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Regional Hospital Davos (Dr S. Bono)
1986–1987 Assistant doctor, Department of Surgery, University Hospital Zurich (Prof F. Largiadèr)

Education

2005 Specialization in gynaecological oncology
2002 Proficiency certificate in Practice Laboratory (KHM)
1991 Title of consultant gynaecologist and obstetrician
1988 Awarded the degree of Doctor of Medicine after completed work on dissertation subject (1984 - 1988) (Professors V. Engeler and W. Schreiner)
1985 State examination at Faculty of Medicine, Zurich University
1978–1985 Studied medicine at Zurich University with semesters abroad in San Francisco and Munich

Memberships

  • Swiss Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, SGGG
  • Academy of Swiss Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • Member of the governing body
  • Project Group on Gynaecological tumours of the Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research, SAKK
  • Project Group on Mammary Carcinoma of the Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research, SAKK
  • Chairman and founder-member of the Working Group for Gynaecological Oncology, AGO, of the Swiss Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • German Working Group on Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • German Working Group on Gynaecological Oncology, AGO
  • German Cancer Society
  • Swiss Society of Medical Oncology
  • EORTC Preclinical Therapeutic Models Group, PTMG
  • Working Group on Endoscopic Surgery, AGE, of the Swiss Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics
  • Since 1997, member of the Extended Committee of AGE
  • Member of the Board of Trustees of the Regional Foundation, SAKK, for Cancer Research Basel, from 1998
  • Oncological Working Group of North-West Switzerland, NOA, 1998 - 2000
  • Member of FMH Expert Committee on surgical treatment of breast cancer f
  • Member of the Extended Committee of the International Gynecologic Cancer Society, IGCS
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, ASCO

28.09.2017
Brustkrebs muss nicht sterben heissen
Brustkrebs macht Angst. Unsere Belegärzte Professor Ossi Köchli, Dr. Basil Bättig und Dr. Adrienne Hoffmann haben in Ihrem öffentlichen Vortrag aufgezeigt, dass es immer Hoffnung gibt.

05.10.2016
Publikumsvortrag: Neues und Bewährtes über Brustkrebs
Im Rahmen eines öffentlichen Vortrags am 4. Oktober 2016 informierten Prof. Dr. med. Ossi R. Köchli und Dr. med. Basil A. Bättig über die diversen modernen Behandlungsoptionen bei Brustkrebs.

Contact

Rämistrasse 35
8001 Zürich

T +41 44 252 65 85
F +41 44 252 65 17
orkoechli@klinikbethanien.ch
www.drkoechli.ch

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