Swiss TPH Symposia

Each year the Institute organises both, a Spring and an Autumn Symposium. To bring a variety of current issues and topics to the forefront, and tap the magnitude of knowledge at the Swiss TPH, the theme of each Symposium, as well as the hosting department or unit, always differs.

Building on Success - Malaria Control and Elimination

8-9 December 2016

Congress Center Basel, Switzerland


The Swiss TPH Winter Symposium 2016 invites medical and health sector specialists and students to review and discuss history, successes and the future of Malaria control and elimination.

The Future of Travel Medicine

April 14, 2016, Basel, Switzerland


The Swiss TPH Spring Symposium 2016 invites medical and health sector specialists to review and discuss The Future of Travel Medicine. Topics will include:


  • New vaccines and applications
  • Multi-resistant bacteria and travel medicine
  • The future of e-Health in Travel Medicine
  • Malaria risk for travellers
  • Vectors in Europe: what will tourists and migrants bring back?
  • Migration medicine: a continuing challenge
  • Risk communication techniques