Violence Medicine Unit

Unit Services Research and Training FAQ
The Violence Medicine unit (UMV) is present on 4 sites ; at the CHUV in Lausanne, at the Yverdon-les-bains Hospital, at the Rennaz Hospital center and in Nyon.


The UMV has three missions:

  • Provide victims of violence with medical-legal consultation
  • Provide professionals with advice and training
  • Conduct research on teh theme of interpersonal violence

Brochure with access map :


Presentation of 15 years Violence Medicine Unit