Spinas, Giatgen A.

Prof. Dr. med. Giatgen A. Spinas, MD, MAS

Giatgen A. Spinas is Professor emeritus of the University of Zürich, where he was Chairman and Head of the Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Clinical Nutrition at the University Hospital from 1996-2017. He also holds a Master of Advanced Sciences in Philosophy and Medicine of the University of Lucerne.

From 2008-2016 he served as Vice Dean for Academic Affairs at the Medical Faculty of the University of Zürich. Since his retirement in 2017 he acts as Vice President of the Swiss Institute for Medical Education and is involved in several activities concerned with pre- and postgraduate medical education and research ethics.