Markus Messerli, PhD

Research scientist









Research areas

  • Health economic evaluation, epidemiology, and health services research

  • Method development to detect non-adherence to medication

Professional experience

  • 2017 to date: Research scientist, Institute of Pharmaceutical Medicine (ECPM), University of Basel, Switzerland

  • 2010 to date: Affiliated member of the Pharmaceutical Care Research Group (PCRG) University of Basel, Switzerland

  • 2008 to date: Chief pharmacist, Reha Rheinfelden, Switzerland

  • 2012-2016: Member of the negotiation delegation of the Swiss pharmacists’ association pharmaSuisse LOA V



  • 2016: PhD in pharmaceutical sciences (‘Clinical pharmacy services and evaluation of medicines use : the case of the Swiss polymedication check’, University of Basel)

  • 2014: Certificate of proficiency in clinical pharmacy

  • 2014: Certificate of proficiency in vaccination and blood sampling

  • 2006: Federal diploma as a pharmacist

  • 2005: MSc in pharmacy (University of Basel)

Publications – PubMed Link