Health prevention

The DSPS has implemented various health actions in collaboration with external organizations to promote health on the EPFL campus.

 

Health Bus

The canton’s Health Promotion Health Bus (Bus santé) offers screening for risk factors for cardiovascular diseases (checkup) and personalized health advice. A complete checkup lasts 30 minutes and costs CHF 40.– 2020 dates: May 25 to June 4 (except May 28) on the Place de l’Esplanade (CANCELLED) and from November 2 to 5 at the Innovation Park

Blood donations

Blood donations, in collaboration with the Interregional Blood Establishment (CRS), Agepoly, Civil Protection and the DSPS take place twice a year on the EPFL campus in the “salle polyvalente” (multipurpose room). 2020 dates: March 17 and 18 and November 17 and 18 Schedule: From 9 am to 4 pm

 

Seasonal flu vaccination

Free vaccination to prevent seasonal influenza for EPFL employees and doctoral assistants takes place every year on the Lausanne campus at the Health Point, as well as in the Geneva, Neuchâtel, Sion and Fribourg outposts. You will receive further information by email at the beginning of October.

Shiatsu

The DSPS offers all EPFL students and staff the opportunity to benefit from massages on campus during their working hours. Shiatsu is a health and relaxation energy discipline. Price: CHF 50.– for a 30-minute session Location: INR 041 Registration: by appointment only at +41 79 211 83 48 or by email.