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 Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)

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22.03.2013 - 01:00

Road traffic pollution as serious as passive smoke in the development of childhood asthma

New research conducted in 10 European cities has estimated that 14% of chronic childhood asthma is due to exposure to traffic pollution near busy More...

19.02.2013 - 11:43

Malaria: The BIG Picture. The Swiss Malaria Group hosts an online photo contest

Malaria affects the lives of millions across the world. The Swiss Malaria Group* online photo contest seeks to highlight the realities of those More...

13.02.2013 - 16:54

Registration is Now Open! - Primary Health Care and NCDs in Eastern Europe and Central Asia: Where do we stand and where to go?

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute will be holding its annual Spring Symposium on April 10, 2013 in Basel, Switzerland. This year’s More...

28.01.2013 - 16:18

New MBA in International Health Management. Application deadline 25 March 2013

Swiss TPH is offering an MBA in International Health Management, a professional postgraduate course which is a worldwide unique opportunity to More...

21.12.2012 - 07:00

The 7th Rudolf Geigy Award was awarded on the 20th December to Dr. Manuel Hetzel

Every second year the award including prize money of 10’000 CHF is given to young researchers who – as intended by the founder of the Swiss Tropical More...

20.12.2012 - 00:00

Biennial Report 2011-2012

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute is pleased to present the Biennial Report 2011-2012. More...

07.12.2012 - 14:43

New oral drug candidate for African sleeping sickness

Phase II/III Clinical Trial with significant involvement of Swiss TPH launched in the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Central African Republic. More...

07.12.2012 - 14:03

Swiss TPH/SCIH Health Systems Guidance Handbook Second Best in Independent Review of Guidelines Handbooks

A recent independent review (PLoS ONE 2012) assessing the quality of 19 handbooks outlining methods to produce guidelines has ranked the Swiss TPH, More...