* Seminars marked by an asterisk belong to:

44711-0 - Seminar: Advances in Infection Biology, Epidemiology and Global Public Health


All interested people are welcome. Summaries of the lectures are available on site.


EPH Seminars:

Konstantina Boutsika


MPI Seminars:

Till Voss

Upcoming Seminars

26 January 2017, 11:15 , Location: Matterhorn

EPH Thursday Seminar

Improving long-term outcomes in solid organ transplantation by tackling non-adherence using principles of chronic illness management

Lecturer: Professor Sabina De Geest, Institute of Nursing Science, Department Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Basel, Switzerland

26 January 2017, 14:15 , Location: Swiss TPH, Alpamayo

EPH Guest Seminar

Tungiasis: New insights into epidemiology, morbidity, treatment and control

Lecturer: Prof. Hermann Feldmeier, Institute of Microbiology and Hygiene, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charité University Medicine Berlin, Germany

09 February 2017, 11:15 , Location: Matterhorn

EPH Thursday Seminar

Charting progress on control of the zoonoses and NTDs to contribute to the sustainable development goals

Lecturer: Dr Bernadette Abela-Ridder Neglected Zoonotic Diseases, Department of the Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.

23 February 2017, 11:15 , Location: Matterhorn, Swiss TPH

EPH Thursday Seminar

How to MOOC

Lecturer: Prof. Jakob Zinsstag, Swiss TPH, Human and Animal Health Unit

15 March 2017, 12:15 , Location: Alpamayo

Guest Seminar

Going beyond correlation: Learning causal relationships from biological (or experimental) data

Lecturer: Dr Gonzalo Duran-Pacheco, Roche Innovation Center Basel, Switzerland.

23 March 2017, 11:15 , Location: Lhotse

EPH Thursday Seminar

[Cancelled !] SMS For Life 2.0, for a sustainable impact of information & communication technology interventions

Thomas Lesage, Project Manager, Novartis Pharma AG, Basel, Switzerland.

20 April 2017, 11:15 , Location: Kilimanjaro

EPH Thursday Seminar

Invasive Salmonellosis: a frequent cause of severe non-malaria febrile illness in Ghana

Lecturer: Prof. Jürgen May, Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, Hamburg, Germany.

24 August 2017, 11:15 , Location: Kilimanjaro

EPH Thursday Seminar

Nutritional situation of women and children in Tajikistan: results from the national survey 2016

Lecturer: Prof. Kaspar Wyss, Swiss TPH, Swiss Centre for International Health, Health Systems Support 

07 September 2017, 11:15 , Location: Swiss TPH, Kilimanjaro

EPH Thursday Seminar

Wearable physiological sensors for clinical studies

Lecturer: Josias Wacker, Centre Suisse d’Electronique et de Microtechnique (CSEM SA), Neuchâtel, Switzerland