Portrait Patrick Roth

Patrick Roth
Prof. Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Department of Neurology

Other functions at USZ

  • Head of Multiple Sclerosis Outpatient Clinic


  • Primary brain tumors and brain metastases
  • Neuroimmunology and MS
  • Immunotherapies


Tel. +41 44 255 55 11

Other competencies

  • Head of General Polyclinic
  • Clinical studies
  • Neurological complications of immunotherapies


09/2020 Associate Professorship ad personam (Extraordinariat) for Neurology, University of Zurich
Since 01/2019 Head of the Clinical Research Priority Program (KFSP) “ImmunoCure”, University of Zurich
Since 01/2017 Senior Attending Physician, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich
Since 2012 Group Leader, Laboratory for Molecular Neuro-Oncology
Since 2011 Medical Coordinator of the Brain Tumor Center at the University Hospital Zurich
10/2010 – 12/2016 Attending Physician, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich
(01-12/2012: Attending Physician, Department of Neurosurgery)
10/2009 – 09/2010 Resident, Psychiatric University Hospital Zurich
01/2008 – 09/2009 Resident, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Zurich
07/2003 – 12/2007 “Doctor in internship” and assistant doctor, Neurological University Hospital Tübingen

Most important memberships

  • Member of the EANO Executive Board since 10/2018
  • Since 11/2016 President of the CNS Tumor Working Group, Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (SAKK)
  • 10/2014 – 09/2018 Member of the EANO Scientific Committee
  • Swiss Neurological Society (SNS)
  • German Society for Neurology (DGN)
  • Swiss Society for Clinical Neurophysiology (SGKN)
  • European Association of Neurooncology (EANO)
  • EORTC Brain Tumor Group
  • Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO)
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
  • European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO)
  • SAKK Working Group CNS Tumors

Research focus

  • Clinical studies, in particular immunological treatment approaches
  • Neurological complications of immunotherapies
  • Cellular immunotherapy

For patients

I would be happy to arrange a personal consultation with you.

Tel. +41 44 255 55 11
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For international patients

For an appointment for private consultation, please contact our International Office directly.

Tel. +41 44 255 54 54
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