Portrait Bastian Grande

Bastian Grande
PD Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Institute of Anesthesiology

Other functions at USZ

  • Medical Director Simulation Center


  • Patient safety
  • Simulation in the healthcare sector
  • Anesthesia in thoracic and visceral surgery


Tel. +41 44 255 38 88


Since 2019 Senior Attending Physician, Institute of Anesthesiology, USZ
since 2017 Head of Research and Development, Simulation Center USZ
2015 – 2017 Medical Director, Simulation Center USZ
2013 Additional qualification in intensive care medicine
2012 – 2019 Head of F-OP VIS/TCH, USZ
2012 Instructor for medical simulations (CMS)
2011 – 2012 Surgical Intensive Care Medicine CIM, USZ
2009 – 2019 Attending Physician, Institute of Anesthesiology, USZ
2009 Emergency doctor REGA
2009 Specialist for anesthesia
2008 – 2009 Anesthesia University Children’s Hospital Zurich
2008 Anesthesia Evangelische Lungenklinik Berlin
2006 – 2008 Emergency medical service Bremen fire department
2006 – 2008 Anesthesia and Intensive Care Clinic Bremen North
2006 Additional qualification in emergency medicine
2006 Surgical Intensive Care Medicine Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt
2004 – 2005 Anesthesia Hospital Dresden Friedrichstadt
2003 State examination University of Freiburg i.Br.


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2017 SAMS Award “Interprofessionality”:
Establishment and implementation of a temperature management
concept in the OR to avoid perioperative hypothermia. Fröhlich M,
Schüpbach R, Grande B, Vögele J, Kronberger G, Albiez B, Stursi L
2014 Swiss Quality Award 2014 – inpatient sector: About the “elephant in the
room” – even in acute medicine: simulation training
to improve the clinical competencies of interprofessional teams in
in acute medicine. Grande B, Weiss M, Schick C, Kolbe M

Media appearances

  • “When mistakes end fatally.” SRF, 02.07.2017
  • “Emergency in an emergency”, SRF, 29.05.2017
  • “Why team training is vital in hospitals.”
    WDR, 03.02.2015
  • “Teamwork can save lives” ARD, 13.11.2014
  • “How safe are anesthesia” SRF, 05.10.2013