Prof. Dr. med. Adrian Merlo


Expérience professionnelle

Depuis 2012 Private Practise in Spitalgasse 32, Bern-City, Affiliation with BeauSite and Salem Clinics Hirslanden Group Switzerland
2009–2012 Private Practise Sonnenhofklinik, Bern
2006–2008 Interim Chairman of the University Clinic Basel
2001–2008 Full Professor of Neurosurgery for the entire field of neurosurgery
1996–2000 Staff Member University Hospital Basel
1993–1995 Johns Hopkins Hospital Clinical Research Fellowship
1989–1993 Training in Neurosurgery


1988 Doctoral Thesis in Medical History, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1983 Final Federal Examination, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1979–1983 Clinical Education, University of Zurich, Switzerland
1977–1979 Preclinical Education, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

1993: European Assoc. of Neurol. Surgeons-Research Prize (3rd)
1994: SIAK/Essey Prize for Applied Cancer Research
1994: Amerbach Prize University of Basel. Robert Bing Prize, Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences
2003: Springer Prize, best clinical paper of the year 2002 in the Eur J Nucl Med (29, 486-493) awarded by the Europ. Assoc. Nucl. Med.
2005: First Poster Prize, Swiss Neurosurg. Society 2005, St. Gallen
2006: Cloetta-Prize, Professor Max Cloetta Foundation, Zürich

1990 - 1992: Research Fellow in CNS Tumor Immunology, Laboratory of Surgical Research, university Hospital Basel
seit 1991: Development of Radioimmunotherapy and Radiopeptide-Brachytherapy-Protocols for the Treatment of Human Gliomas
1993 - 1995: Post-doctoral Fellowship in Cancer Genetics with David Sidransky, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
1996 - 2010: Group Leader of Laboratory of Molecular Neuro-Oncology, Dep of Research, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland