Peter Kopp


Peter Kopp is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetology and Metabolism at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. Dr. Kopp obtained his MD degree and his training in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology at the University of Berne, Switzerland. In 1993, he moved to Northwestern University in Chicago for a research fellowship. He then joined the faculty and rose through the ranks to full professor. He has directed the Center for Genetic Medicine (CGM) at Northwestern University from 2007 to 2014. In 2018, he has moved back to Switzerland to his current position. Dr. Kopp has extensive clinical experience in clinical endocrinology with a focus on thyroid cancer and thyroid dysfunction. He has served as the Editor-in-Chief of the journal Thyroid from 2013 to 2019, an appointment that reflects his recognized expertise in clinical and basic thyroidology. He is currently the President Elect of the American Thyroid Association.