Doctoral Program in Global Health

Patrick Petignat

M. Patrick Petignat

Professor and head of the Gynecologic Division and Surgical Gynecologic Oncology Unit

University Hospitals of Geneva

Prof. Patrick Petignat is Head of the Surgical Gynecologic Oncology Unit and Head of the Gynecologic Division at University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. He has been trained in Gynecologic Oncology at the University of Montreal, Canada. His clinical and research interests include innovative cervical cancer screening and HPV-related disease. He has international experience in cervical cancer prevention, providing education and training in low- and medium resourced countries.

Areas of expertise

  • gynecologic oncology, cervical cancer, cervical cancer screen


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