Hes-so Valais


Katia Giacomino

Katia Giacomino
RoleSenior academic associate UAS
QualificationsMaster of Science in physiotherapy, Bachelor of Science in physiotherapy

Katia Giacomino absolved her Bachelor of Science in physiotherapy in 2012 at the School of Health Sciences, HES-SO Valais-Wallis. For 3 years, she worked in neurology unit (acute and rehabilitation) in various hospitals sites from the hospital of Valais. In 2015, she worked at the University Hospital of Lausanne and did meanwhile a master’s degree of Science at the Bern University of Applied Sciences, Department of Health Professions in Bern (Switzerland) with a specialisation in the cardio-respiratory field.

Presently, she is working as scientific collaborator at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland Valais in Leukerbad, where she is involved in different research projects. She is also working in a private practice in Sion.

Additional information

Research interests

  • Respiratory care in acute care
  • Neurorehabilitation


  • Neurorehabilitation