News Archive

28.10.2016 - 10:00

Swiss TPH opens and closes first International Environmental Health Conference in Iran

The first international Environmental Health and Sustainable Development Conference was held in Tehran, Iran from 22-24 October 2016.

27.10.2016 - 08:45

ZikaPLAN: 25 Research Organisations to Fight Zika Virus

Swiss TPH is among the 25 leading organisations gathered in Recife for the launch of ZikaPLAN (Zika Preparedness Latin American Network).

18.10.2016 - 08:30

Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis Advisory Committee Convenes at Swiss TPH

This year’s annual meeting of the Soil-Transmitted Helminthiasis Advisory Committee is hosted at Swiss TPH. Some 30 experts from Africa, Asia, Europe 

05.10.2016 - 21:11

Marcel Tanner appointed as “High Representative” of the European & Developing Countries Clinical Trials Partnership (EDCTP)

Marcel Tanner, leading global health specialist and former director of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH), has been elected More...

04.10.2016 - 14:34

New chemical compound shows promising results against drug-resistant malaria parasites

The new chemical compound ACT-451840 is highly effective against most deadly malaria parasites in humans. It is also active against those parasites More...