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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 Paediatrics (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

Place of work

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

Medical specialisms

Online

Languages spoken

  • French
  • English
  • Italian

Professional activities

Since 2017
Manager of the Non-Invasive Cardiology Centre, 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
Physiotherapist Clinique des Pyrénées, Colomiers, France
1990 - 1994
Physiotherapist in private practice France

Teaching activities

Since 2013
Postgraduate medical, nurses, nursing assistants and physiotherapists Hôpital de La Tour, Meyrin, Geneva

Studies 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 synchronisation. 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 Physiotherapy 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