Dr. Jan Bonhoeffer is a professor of pediatrics, infectious diseases and vaccines at the University of Basel Children’s Hospital, Switzerland. He has built and led large global research networks to improve child health, has published over 100 scientific papers and book chapters on infectious diseases and vaccines, and worked with the World Health Organization to shape global health programs.
He is the Founder of Heart-Based Medicine, an international non-profit Foundation that promotes and supports the wellbeing of health professionals with heart-centered training, tools, and resources (heartbasedmedicine.org). His latest book “Dare to Care - How to survive and thrive in today’s medical world” was just published on Amazon.
Dr. Bonhoeffer is married to Dr. Jessica Bonhoeffer-Templeton, a developmental pediatrician, and co-founder of Youkidoc Kindergesundheit, a heart-based medical center for children and their families in Basel, Switzerland. They have three adorable children.