Dr. Peter Jüni

Dr. Jüni is the Director of the Applied Health Research Centre (AHRC) at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital and a Professor at the Department of Medicine of the University of Toronto. He graduated from the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Bern, Switzerland, completed his training in Internal Medicine at various hospitals in Switzerland, was a Research Fellow at the Department of Social Medicine at the University of Bristol, UK, and held previous appointments as Director of the Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine and Founding Director of CTU Bern, the University of Bern’s clinical trials unit. Dr. Jüni is internationally known for his methodological work and for clinical trials and meta-analyses on the management of cardiovascular and musculoskeletal disorders. He served as editor of two Cochrane Review Groups and contributed to the Cochrane Risk of Bias tools for randomized trials and for non-randomised studies. A Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, he has had leading roles in several major cardiovascular trials, including SIRTAX, LEADERS, FAME 2 and MATRIX. He served as a member of several task forces of the European Society of Cardiology and co-authored the European guidelines on myocardial revascularization and on the management of acute myocardial infarction. Dr. Jüni has published over 300 papers and is listed as a Highly Cited Researcher by Thomson Reuters.