Habre W.

Walid Habre is Senior Consultant in Paediatric Anaesthesia and is Head of the Unit for Anaesthesiological Investigations. He became recently full Professor at the University of Geneva.
His paediatric anaesthesia training included a Fellowship in 1994 at Princess Margaret Hospital and he accomplished part of his PhD at the Institute for Child Health Research in Perth (Australia). His main research activity is focused on the anaesthesia management of children with bronchial hyperresponsiveness and has published many papers on lung function and on heart-lung interactions.
He is deputy-editor of the European Journal of Anaesthesiology. He recently initiated a clinical trial network study: “APRICOT”, with the inclusion of more than 250 European centres and 31’000 children looking at the incidence of perioperative severe adverse events.