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Olivier Menzel



Olivier Menzel has a PhD in Molecular and Cellular Biology and an MBA with a specialization in the Healthcare Management. His passion in genetics driven his choice to dedicate his life to human genetic disorders. He spent more than 12 years in the laboratory working on scientific rare disease research projects.

In parallel, he created an international renowned not-for-profit Foundation to support research on rare and orphan diseases

and participated at the national and international level in many patient organization initiatives for creating awareness and for advocacy. After several experiences in the private sector (biotech, private healthcare clinics and consulting) he joined in 2018 the Health 2030 Genome Center to consolidate and develop new scientific, clinical, public and private partnerships.

news & events

news & events

Data Analysis and Interpretation at the Health 2030 Genome Center: now and beyond

The first session of the Health 2030 Genome Center Webinar Series was held on April 28, 2021....

Quantification of the spread of SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.1.7 in Switzerland

We are centrally contributing to the surveillance of new strains (variants) of SARS-CoV-2 in Switzerland. Read the...

Leena Peltonen School of Human Genomics

The LPSHG Organising Committee has decided to cancel this year´s LPSHG due to the COVID-19 pandemic uncertainty....

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