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Monday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 17:00
Thursday
08:30 - 17:00
Friday
08:30 - 17:00
Ms.

Laurence Vignaux

Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Member of the Swiss Society of Pediatrics (SSP)
  • Member of the Société Suisse de Chirurgie Cardiaque - SSCC (Swiss society of cardiac surgery)
  • Member of the French Intensive Care Society (FICS)
  • Member of the Société Suisse de Médecine Intensive - SSMI (Swiss society of intensive care medicine)
  • Member of the Société de Pneumologie de Langue Française - SPLF (French language pulmonology society)
  • Information
  • Career
  • Training
  • Research and publications

Practice location

  • Hôpital de La Tour
    Bâtiment B1
    Avenue J.-D. Maillard 3
    CH-1217 Meyrin, Switzerland

Medical specialties

Online

Languages spoken

  • French
  • English
  • Italian

Professional activities

Since 2017
Manager of the Non-Invasive Cardiology Center, Pulmonology Department and Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Department Hôpital de La Tour, Meyrin, Switzerland
2013 - 2017
Manager of the Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Department Hôpital de La Tour, Meyrin, Switzerland
2010 - 2013
Clinical Research Manager Hamilton Medical, Switzerland
2005 - 2010
Clinical Research Associate Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
1997 - 2005
Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Specialist Toulouse University Hospital, France
1994 - 1997
Physical Therapist Clinique des Pyrénées, Colomiers, France
1990 - 1994
Physical Therapist in private practice France

Teaching activities

Since 2013
Postgraduate medical students, nurses, nursing assistants and physical therapists Hôpital de La Tour, Meyrin, Geneva

Degrees and qualifications

2017
Senior/Executive management of health care facilities Espace Compétences training centre (recognised by the Swiss Hospitals Association, H+), Cully, Switzerland
2015
Leadership and front-line management Espace Compétences training centre (recognised by the Swiss Hospitals Association, H+), Cully, Switzerland
2013
Doctorate in Science (PhD), thesis topic: assisted ventilation and patient-machine synchronization. Université de Picardie Jules Verne, Amiens, France
2010
Master’s year 2 in Health Sciences and Technology Université de Picardie Jules Verne, Amiens, France
2008
Master’s year 1 in Health Sciences and Technology Université Joseph Fourier, Grenoble, France
2005
Inter-university diploma (DIU) in Assisted Ventilation Université, Créteil, France
2004
Inter-university diploma (DIU) in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Université Lyon, France
1990
State diploma in Physical Therapy Toulouse, France

Professional training

1999 - 2001
Training in cranial osteopathy Maison de la thérapie manuelle (manual therapy training centre), Paris, France
1996 - 1999
Training in general osteopathy Maison de la thérapie manuelle (manual therapy training centre), Paris, France

Research

2013 - 2015
Automatic artificial ventilation algorithm
2010
Asynchronies during invasive ventilation, non-invasive ventilation, observational studies and solutions, from manual to biotechnology, pediatric settings
2008 - 2009
Helium-oxygen and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
2005 - 2008
Automatic algorithm design
2008
User-friendliness of ICU ventilators
2007
Asynchronies during invasive ventilation, non-invasive ventilation, observational studies and solutions, from manual to biotechnology, adult settings

Conferences

2018
Respiratory clinical signs CIPRA (centre for high-altitude medicine), Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland
2017
Monitoring non-invasive ventilation CIPRA (centre for high-altitude medicine), Lausanne University Hospital, Lausanne, Switzerland

Publication