Assembly 2013 – Solothurn

The 18th member’s assembly took place on August 17th, 2013, at the Old Hospital Solothurn.

The initially planned online-registration tool for new members was discarded due to spamming issues. A newsletter was set up and Franziska Balmer explained to the members on how to register. It was discussed whether to start with social media such as Facebook and Twitter.



  • Prof. Dr. Thierry Girard: Details on the iPhone/iPad App for diagnosis and therapy of MH.
  • Dr. Oliver Bandschapp, who works newly a the center of MH diagnostics at the University Hospital Basel, introduced himself and his CV.
  • Prof. Dr. Albert Urwyler reported on the newest scientific aspects of MH research.


Welcome by the Mayor of Solothurn

Kurt Fluri, mayor of Solothurn and national councillor welcomed the members to Solohturn. He is a former school friend of our president. He highlighted the history of the city of Solothurn and gave some insight on the future projects and visions.