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28.07.2014 - 09:56

An Important Step for the Development of New Vaccines against Malaria

The development of a safe and effective malaria vaccine is important. Working closely with an international team of scientists in Tanzania, More...

23.07.2014 - 13:35

First Summer School for Health Care Managers in the Ukraine

The first Ukrainian-Swiss Summer School for Health Care Managers in the Carpathian Mountains had been a widely recognized success. It yielded new More...

22.07.2014 - 10:10

ParaTrop2014: Successful Conference on Parasitology and Tropical Medicine

During four days (16th-19th July) the Irchl-Campus in Zürich has become a center of parasitology and tropical medicine. Many international scientists More...

11.07.2014 - 18:19

A woman is the heartbeat of every nation...

A music video by the MamaYe Ghana Team on the need to work towards improving maternal and newborn health in Ghana has just been published. Swiss TPH More...

11.07.2014 - 14:16

Swiss TPH history now available in print

Swiss TPH has turned seventy. The small “Tropeli”, founded by Rudolf Geigy in May 1944, has developed into a renowned global health institute over More...

08.07.2014 - 08:00

Health for all: Swiss TPH supports Albania's health sector reform

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) has selected the Swiss Centre for International Health (SCIH) to prepare and implement the More...

03.07.2014 - 05:13

Fondue chinoise with chicken can lead to campylobacter infections

Meat fondue with chicken is one of the primary risk factors for a campylobacter infection in Switzerland in winter, a new study shows. At the end of More...

02.07.2014 - 09:23

Health project to reduce maternal and child mortality and morbidity in Chad

In the central African country Chad, women and children suffer from many diseases among which malaria or respiratory infections and diarrhoeal More...