Prof Marc Pfister
University Children's Hospital Basel
Prof Marc Pfister, MD, is a Professor of Pharmacometrics and Pharmacology in the Medical Faculty at the University of Basel, Chair of the Paediatric Pharmacology Department at University Children’s Hospital Basel (UKBB) and Head of SwissPedPha, the Swiss Platform for Pharmacology and Pharmacometrics Research in Paediatrics. He co-founded the American Conference on Pharmacometrics (ACoP) and the International Society of Pharmacometrics (ISoP). In the paediatric pharmacology research centre at UKBB, he leads a research group containing mathematicians, statisticians, engineers, pharmacologists and clinicians applying innovative pharmacometrics, control theory, machine learning and other AI-based approaches in order to develop clinical decision support systems with the goal of enhancing and personalizing treatments in neonates, infants, children and adolescents.