ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research


Eric Buffle

MD PhD Student

University of Bern, ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research, Cardiovascular Engineering

+41 31 632 75 86
Postal Address
ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research
Freiburgstrasse 3
3010 Bern
2019 European board certified in transthoracic and transoesophageal echocardiography
2018 - present
PhD Candidate, Graduate School for Cellular and Biomedical Sciences (GCB), University of Bern, Switzerland
2016 Swiss cardiology board examination
2015 - 2017
Department of Cardiology, Prof. S. Windecker, Inselspital Bern, Switzerland
Swiss internal medicine board examination
2010 - 2015  
Medical resident, Department of Internal Medicine, Nyon Regional Hospital, Switzerland and University Hospital Geneva, Switzerland
2009 Federal diploma of Medical Doctor, University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • Echocardiography
  • Haemodynamic
  • Heart valves
  • Biostatistics

R. Bigler, E. Buffle, M. Stoller, R. Grossenbacher, C. Tschannen, G. Siontis, C. Seiler “Invasive Assessment of the Human Arterial Palmar Arch and Forearm Collateral Function During Transradial Access” Circulation, CV intervention. (accepted, ahead of print), 2019.

Judith Kramer, Simon Biner, Michael Ghermezi, Gregg S. Pressman, Hezzi Shmueli, Jason Shimiaie, Arie Finkelstein, Shmuel Banai, Arie Steinvil, E. Buffle, Galit Aviram, Meirav Ingbir, Nahum Nesher, Gad Keren, and Yan Topilsky, “Impact of left ventricular filling parameters on outcome of patients undergoing trans-catheter aortic valve replacement” Eur. Heart J. Cardiovasc. Imaging. 2016.18(3):304-14, 2016.

E. Buffle, J. Kramarz, E. Elazar, G. Aviram, M. Ingbir, N. Nesher, S. Biner, G. Keren, and Y. Topilsky, “Added value of pulmonary venous flow Doppler assessment in patients with preserved ejection fraction and its contribution to the diastolic grading paradigm” Eur. Heart J. Cardiovasc. Imaging. 2015.16(11):1191-7, 2015.