The team at the Childhood Cancer Switzerland office works intensively and with a lot of personal commitment and dedication for children with cancer and their families. We would be happy to answer your questions and simply be there for you.
Head of Communications
Head of Survivors’ Centre
The board of Childhood Cancer Switzerland consists of nine members who are each responsible for a specific portfolio. They each bring with them valuable expertise in their field due to their professional and personal backgrounds.
Prof. Nicolas von der Weid, MD
Head of Oncology / Hematology, University Children’s Hospital Basel
Self-Help German-speaking Switzerland
Nicolas Waespe, MD
Specialist in pediatrics (FMH), focus on pediatric oncology/hematology; researcher at the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine (ISPM) at the University of Bern and at the University of Geneva
Prof. Jochen Rössler, MD
Head of Hematology / Oncology (Pediatrics), University Clinic for Pediatrics Bern University Hospital
Childhood cancer survivor
Jacqueline Burckhardt Bertossa
Advocate and notary public
Member of the National Council