Marc A. Reymond, MD
Professor of Surgery
Consultant Surgeon, University of Tϋbingen, Germany
Director of PIPAC Program
Dr Reymond, born 1959, graduated as a physician from the University of Geneva, Switzerland. He was awarded with 3 years funding for academic fellowships and gained international experience at the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium) and at the Erlangen University (Germany). In 1998 he became Associate Professor of surgery at the University of Geneva.
Dr Reymond is a certified gastrointestinal surgeon. In 1999, he became Head of Colorectal Surgery and Vice-Chairman of the Department of Surgery at the University of Magdeburg, Germany. From 2005-2011, he was Chairman and Head of the Department of Surgery at the Evangelic Hospital Bielefeld, a teaching hospital with 1500+ beds. From April 2012 to June 2016, he was Deputy Chairman and Head of Surgical Oncology at the Ruhr-University Bochum, where he developed Pressurized IntraPeritoneal Aerosol Chemotherapy (PIPAC). In July 2016, Dr. Reymond moved to the University of Tübingen as the Director of the experimental and clinical PIPAC program.
From 1995 to 1999, Dr Reymond was research group leader in surgical oncology at the Foundation for Medical Research at the University of Geneva, Switzerland. He has published over 120 peer-reviewed original papers, invited and commissioned reviews. He is the Editor-in-Chief of “Pleura and Peritoneum” and an expert and/or a board member for 30+ national and international agencies, surgical training centers, committees and journals. Dr Reymond was an advisor to the French Prime Minister and Research Minister.
Dr Reymond is Professor of Surgery at the University of Magdeburg and at the University of Tübingen, Germany. He was a state expert for medical license examinations in Switzerland and now in Germany. He has been invited as a teacher for numerous national and international postgraduate courses worldwide, including several named lectures. He published an evidence-based surgical textbook and re-edited a tradition-rich German surgical atlas.
In 2002, Dr Reymond completed a MBA in Science & Technology with LaSalle University, Philadelphia, USA. He is the founder of two biotech companies, of a non-profit biobank and holder of six innovation prizes. He is inventor or co-inventor of several patents and patent applications.
Dr Reymond is married and the father of 5 children. He likes skiing, climbing, sailing, gardening, Swiss cheese and good wine.