Milan Scheidegger

Milan Scheidegger, MD, PhD, MA HPK

Junior Group Leader

Senior Physician

Phone: +41 (0)58 384 23 25

milan.scheidegger@bli.uzh.ch

Curriculum vitae

Milan Scheidegger has an academic background in medicine, neuroscience, philosophy, and psychiatry. After his MD-PhD training in functional and molecular neuroimaging at the Institute for Biomedical Engineering (ETH Zurich) he continues to research the neurobiology and pharmacology of altered states of consciousness and the therapeutic potential of psychedelics such as ketamine, psilocybin, ayahuasca and DMT. He earned an MA degree in History and Philosophy of Knowledge (ETH Zurich) with focus on philosophy of mind, neurophenomenology, mindfulness and deep ecology. He co-founded Reconnect Foundation, a non-profit organization with the mission to develop transformative treatments for mental health care.