Professor for Pharmacology and Director of the Department of Pharmacology
University of Bern

Prof. Simon received his doctoral degree (Dr. med) from the University of Jena in 1986, where he specialized in clinical immunology. He did his postdoctoral training at the Mount Sinai General Hospital in Toronto, Canada and became a Principal Investigator at the Swiss Institute of Allergy and Asthma Research, University of Zurich, Davos, Switzerland in 1992. In 2001 he received his second doctoral degree (PhD) from the Department of Pharmacology, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. In 2000 he has been appointed at the University of Bern, Switzerland, as Director of the Department of Pharmacology.

Find more information about Prof. Simon's research interests here.