Portrait Hans Heinrich Jung

Hans Heinrich Jung
Prof. Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Department of Neurology


  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Dementia / Memory Clinic
  • Neurogenetic diseases / neurological rare diseases


Tel. +41 44 255 55 20

Other competencies

  • Electroneuromyography (ENMG)
  • Botulinum toxin therapies for neurological diseases
  • Neurological reports


Since 2018 Head of Department of Cognitive Neurology/Memory Clinic, Department of Neurology, USZ
Since 2010 Senior Attending Physician, Department of Neurology, USZ
Since 2008 Head of Neuromuscular Center, USZ
1999 – 2009 Attending Physician, Department of Neurology, USZ
1997 – 1999 Research Fellow, INSERM U25, Hôpital Necker, Paris, France
1993 – 1997 Specialist training in neurology, Neurological University Clinic, Inselspital Bern
1991 – 1993 Research Fellow, Laboratory for Retinal Cell Biology, Department of Ophthalmology, USZ
1990 Postgraduate Course in Experimental Medicine, University of Zurich

Most important memberships

  • Board member and treasurer, Swiss Federation of Clinical Neurosocieties (SFCNS)
  • Past-President of the Swiss Neurological Society (SNS)
  • Fellow of the European Academy of Neurology (EAN)
  • Member of the Myosuisse advisory board
  • Member of the European Huntington’s Disease Network (EHDN)
  • Member of the Swiss Society for Clinical Neurophysiology (SGKN)
  • Member of the Swiss Headache Society (SKG)
  • Member of the Medical Association of the Canton of Zurich (AGZ) and the Foederatio medicorum helveticorum (FMH)

Research focus

  • Phenotype and genotype in hereditary neuromuscular and neurodegenerative diseases
  • Influence of physical activity and lifestyle on Huntington’s disease

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