The aim of this website is to present STIS activities.

This website is above all destined for health care professionals, but restricted access is not currently imposed.

The information provided on this site is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her existing physician.

STIS does not receive any funding specifically for this website.


The STIS does not automatically collect any personal information through the STIS website. The only information that may be retained when you visit our website is the IP address of the computer you are using, which is necessary to enable you to view the site.

We do not use cookies to collect information from visitors to the website.

Some links on our website will transfer you to other websites which may request personal information in relation to the provision of certain services. The privacy statement covers the present website only and does not apply to sites accessed via the proposed links.

Information that you send us using the STIS email address or the Online Referral Form provided on this website will be used to helps us answer your specific request (personalized medical counseling). This information will not be sold or disclose to any third party or marketing company.


This website doesn't display any advertising.


The editorial content is provided by health professionals, counselors at the Swiss Teratogen Information Service.

Editorial board:

Site editor: Prof. T. Buclin, MD, Clinical Pharmacology, CHUV

Prof. Buclin has no conflict of interests.

Creation and update: Dr. U. Winterfeld, PhD, Clinical Pharmacology, CHUV

Dr. Winterfeld has no conflict of interests.





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Last update: 23.10.2019