Patrick Omoumi, MD, MSc, PhD

Patrick Omoumi is the Head of musculoskeletal imaging at Lausanne University Hospital, and a Professor at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland.

His research activities include the development and validation of novel morphological and quantitative techniques for the imaging of the musculoskeletal system, and the application of those for the understanding of the pathophysiology of the disease, with a special focus on osteoarthritis. He is working on establishing new pathophysiological models of OA at the Swiss Biomotion Lab.

He is the principal investigator of multiple research projects and has obtained over 1.87M USD in competitive grants.

He has given over 100 invited lectures worldwide. He has authored more than 115 scientific publications and 33 book chapters.