Infrastructure development projects

'Infrastructure development projects' haben zum Ziel, neue Technologien, Methoden und Infrastrukturen für Forschung im Bereich personalisierter Gesundheit zu entwickeln und zu testen. Die Projekte stehen in Zusammenhang mit der Implementierung von Infrastrukturen. 

2017 finanzierte 'Infrastructure development projects'

1. Development of a governance and quality management system for exchange of patient related data for research purposes.

Kontakt: Joerg Willers. Lay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. Februar 2018 - 31. Juli 2019, Award: CHF 290'000


2. E-General Consent: Development and Implementation of a Nationwide Harmonized Interactive Electronic General Consent.

Kontakt: Christiane Pauli-MagnusLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. Mai 2018 - 30. April 2019, Award: CHF 400'000


3. C3-STuDY: Citizen Centered Consent: Shared, Transparent and Dynamic.

Kontakt: Christian LovisLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. April 2018 - 30. September 2019, Award: CHF 280'000


4. DeID/De-identification of clinical narrative data in French, German and Italian.

Kontakt: Christian LovisLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. April 2018 - 31. März 2019, Award: CHF 100'000


5. Harmonising the collection of health-related data and biospecimens in paediatric hospitals throughout Switzerland.

Kontakt: Claudia Kuehni. Lay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. Juni 2018 - 31. Mai 2020, Award: CHF 400'000


6. LOINC for Swiss Laboratories (L4CHLAB).

Kontakt: Christian LovisLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. April 2018 - 31. Mai 2019, Award: CHF 200'000


7. Swiss Variant Interpretation Platform for Oncology (SVIP-O).

Kontakt: Daniel Stekhoven

Lay summary (En, De, Fr). Website:

Dauer: 1. März 2018 - 31. Dezember 2019, Award: CHF 400'000


8. NLP-powered mapping of clinical reports onto SNOMED-CT concepts for tumour classification (NLPforTC).

Kontakt: Thomas FabbroLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. Mai 2018 - 30. April 2019, Award: CHF 360'000

2018 finanzierte 'Infrastructure development projects'

1. SwissGenVar: A platform for clinical grade interpretation of genetic variants to foster personalized health care in Switzerland.

Contact: Anita RauchLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 12 Monate, Award: CHF 493'350


2. SwissPKcdw: Optimising paediatric dosing regimens based on a clinical data warehouse.*

Contact: Christoph BergerLay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. Juni 2019 - 31. Mai 2020, Award: CHF 493'350


3. Swiss BioRef: Personalized reference values for precision medicine.*

Contact: Alexander Leichtle

Dauer: 1. Juni 2019 - 31. Mai 2021, Award: CHF 493'350

*These projects have been submitted as Driver projects but will be funded as Infrastructure development projects.



Durch SPHN und PHRT co-finanzierte Projekte



4. MedCo: Enabling the Secure and Privacy-Preselving Exploration of Distributed Clinical and *Omics Cohorts in the SPHN.

Contacts: Nicolas Rosat (SPHN) & Jean-Pierre Hubeaux (PHRT). 

Lay summary (En, De, Fr). Website:

Dauer: 18 Monate, Award: CHF 323'638


5. QA4IQI: Quality Assessment for Interoperable Quantitative CT-Imaging.

Main applicants: Bram Stieltjes (SPHN) & Ender Konukoglu (PHRT). 

Lay summary (En, De, Fr)

Dauer: 1. September 2019 - 31. Dezember 2020, Award: CHF 461'467

Driver projects

Informationen zu den 2017 und 2018 finanzierten 'Driver Projekts' finden Sie hier.