Corona Immunitas brought together all swiss public health institutes in an unprecedented way. Fundraising attracted public & private supporters that share the goal of providing high-quality evidence for decision-makers in the current pandemic. Key pillars are a culture of trust, aligned goals, an OS policy, professional governance & project management.
University of Zurich
Prof. Milo Puhan studied medicine at the University of Zurich. He initially worked as an assistant doctor at the Zürcher Höhenklinik Wald and later as a “Research Fellow” at the UZH Horten Center. In 2006 he received his PhD in epidemiology from the University of Amsterdam. Thereafter, Prof. Puhan PROSPER Fellow of the Swiss National Science Foundation was supported. From 2008 to 2012 he was an Associate Professor with tenure track in the Department of Epidemiology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. Since 2013 he has been Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health at the University of Zurich and Director of the EBPI.