Walter Reinhart, President of the Graduate School Graubünden and Vice President of the Academia Raetica, has been appointed Honorary Member of the Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences (SAMS). The Academy recognizes and honors his long-standing commitment to health care and the promotion of medical science.

The Swiss Academy of Medical Sciences was founded in 1943 by the medical faculties of the Swiss universities. It supports high-quality medical research, promotes young researchers and is committed to the early recognition of new scientific developments and the rapid implementation of proven findings in practice.