Lausanne University Hospital,
Lausanne (Switzerland)

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Centre of Vaccination and Travel medicine

Postal address: Rue du Bugnon 44, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland

Website: http://www.polimed.ch

Site coordinator

Blaise

Blaise Genton

Email: blaise.genton@chuv.ch

Tel.: +41-79-556 58 68

Site members

Valerie

Valerie D’Acremont

Email: valerie.dacremont@chuv.ch

Tel.: +41-79-556 25 51

Veit

Serge De Valliere

Email: serge.de-valliere@hospvd.ch 

Tel.: –

Type of Institution

  • Travel clinic
  • Outpatients department
  • Inpatient department for tropical diseases
  • Research department

Services

  • Pre-travel services
  • Post-travel outpatients services
  • Inpatient care

Special services

  • Online consultations
  • Migration medicine
  • Consultations for international companies
  • High altitude medical couselling

In-house facilities

  • Laboratory
    • Haematology
    • Chemistry
    • Parasitology
    • Virology
    • Mycology
    • Serology
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray
  • CT
  • MRI

24h public emergency service hotline

+41 21 314 60 60

Links/collaborations

  • Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institut, Basel
  • Ifakara Health Institute, Tanzania
  • Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research

Current research

  • Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institut, Basel
  • Ifakara Health Institute, Tanzania
  • Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research

Future research interests

Investigation of the prevalence of Dengue fever in returning febril travelers using the new Combo Rapid Diagnostic NS & IgM IgG (SD Bioline Combo)