Federal Administration

TA-SWISS, Centre for Technology Assessment

The rapid pace of scientific and technological progress is steadily increasing. Every day we hear of new discoveries and applications in the fields of biomedicine, nanotechnology and information technology, and of new technological developments and applications.

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TA-SWISS, Centre for Technology Assessment

 

Commission for Technology and Innovation KTI/CTI
Federal Office for Professional Education and Technology

The Federal Office for Professional Education and Technology launched in 1997 the MedTech Initiative. The general aim of the initiative is to promote co-operation between universities, schools of technology and private industry in the field of medical device technology.

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OPET

 

Division National Research Programs
Swiss National Science Foundation

The main objective of the Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) is the promotion of independent basic research covering the whole range of scientific disciplines.

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Division National Research Programs

 

Medical Technology Unit
Swiss Federal Office of Public Health

HTA has a long tradition in Switzerland. The Medical Technology Unit of the Federal Social Insurance Office Switzerland / MTU of SFOPH has been working in this field for twenty years and nowadays is Switzerland's leading institution in HTA for decision making.

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Medical Technology Unit