About Jens Eckstein
Jens Eckstein is Chief Physician and Chief Medical Information Officer at the University Hospital of Basel. Eckstein is a specialist in cardiology and internal medicine and has completed his doctoral thesis on both the development of a heart valve prosthesis and the mapping of cardiac arrhythmias. He habilitated at the University of Basel and studied medicine in Lübeck and Freiburg. In his first profession he was a paramedic.