Date & Venue

Congress Venue


The 8th Life Science Career Day will take place on the 15th of May 2019, at the University Hospital Center, in Lausanne. The Centre hospitalier universitaire vaudois (CHUV) is one of the five university hospitals in Switzerland. It is renowned in europe in fields such as medical care, research and training.

The event takes place in the César-Roux Auditorium (see location below).


By subway

The University Hospital Centre (CHUV) is easily accessible with the subway. With the m2 subway line, it only takes 8 minutes from the main train station to the CHUV

By car

By car, from the highway, please park at Vennes (Park&Ride) and then take the M2 (subway) and get down at CHUV station.


Finding the Auditorium César-Roux

There will be signs at the CHUV subway station. Follow the signs to the entrance of the main building. Then, follow the signs “Auditoires” which will guide you to the meeting forum and the Cesar Roux Auditorium.


“My most important advice [to students] is to be patient. Careers can only be planned to a certain limited degree. Career does not necessarily mean to become “boss”. To develop happiness in the job being done- regardless what job and on what level it is – is part of making a career.”
Ivo Schauwecker, Clinical Studies Manager, AO Foundation
Speaker during LSCD18