Health Services Research Switzerland

Our work focuses on neglected and under-researched settings that provide essential services to healthcare systems in Switzerland. Current projects center on infection prevention and control in environments with unique challenges.

Key Projects


Diphtheria intervention

Evaluating the management, outcomes, and costs of a low-threshold testing strategy in a Swiss asylum seeker reception centre during a diphtheria outbreak.


Infection prevention in home healthcare

Developing a mixed-methods research assessment of infection prevention and control practices in settings with specific challenges.


Dr. Lisa Brockhaus   - Group Lead

Nikita Sass  - MD Student