South Western Sydney Clinical School

Professor Marc Reymond - Chief Editor of “Pleura and Peritoneum” Presentation

Media contact:
Craig Smith

On February 1st we are fortunate to be able to host a visit by Professor Marc Reymond. Professor Reymond is the Director of the German National Center for Pleura and Peritoneum; and also the Chief Editor of “Pleura and Peritoneum”, a journal that is dedicated to the study of pleural and peritoneal physiology, anatomy and pathology.

While in Sydney, Professor Reymond has agreed to give a presentation on his research and the latest advances in the treatment of peritoneal metastasis:

Date: Friday 1st February
Time: 11am
Venue: Ingham Boardoom, Level 1

The School will provide a light lunch from 11.45am. Please RSVP for catering purposes by email to

We hope you will be able to join us.


About Professor Marc Reymond

Dr Reymond graduated as a physician from the University of Geneva, Switzerland and received his Doctorate from this University in 1986. After gaining international experience with fellowships at the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium, 1994) and at the Erlangen University (Germany, 1996-7), he became Associate Professor of surgery at the University of Geneva in 1998. As a board-certified general and gastrointestinal surgeon, DrReymond became in 1999 Consultant surgeon, Head of Colorectal Surgery and then Full Professor at the University of Magdeburg, Germany. From 2005-2011, he was Chief of the Department of Surgery at the Bethel Hospital in Bielefeld, one of the largest charity academic hospitals in Germany. In 2012, he moved to the Ruhr-University Bochum as Deputy Chairman and Head of Surgical Oncology and setup there a certified Center for therapy of peritoneal diseases. In 2016, Prof. Reymond joined the University of Tübingen as the Director of the National Center for Pleura and Peritoneum (NCPP), the first institute worldwide dedicated to these organs.

Event date: 
Fri, 01/02/2019 - 11:00am
Ingham Institute for Applied Medical Research - Boardroom
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Contact for inquiries: 
Craig Smith
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