Making the world a healthier place
We Stand For Diversity
At Swiss TPH, diversity is at the core of who we are. This month and every month we are striving towards unity in diversity. Happy Pride Month!
Migration and Health
World Refugee Day is an opportunity to draw attention to the unique health needs of refugees and people on the move, and the challenges they may face in accessing healthcare during their journeys and in the host country. At Swiss TPH, we are offering a course on migration health for healthcare professionals of all levels starting in October.Register now
Influence of Heat on the Intake of Certain Medications
This weekend we are expecting the first heat wave of the summer in Switzerland. The hot days are not only unpleasant, but also lead to increased mortality, especially among the elderly population. Cardiovascular diseases in particular play a major role in this. And - as a study shows - probably also the use of certain medications: those that lower blood pressure or have a diuretic effect.Read more
SSPH+ Lugano Summer School in Public Health Policy, Economics, and Management
Join the 31st edition of the SSPH+ Lugano Summer School from 22 to 27 August 2022 for another year of mutual learning for change - online or in person. The courses aim to prepare practitioners, researchers and graduate students to tackle health challenges across the globe to reduce the gap between research, policy and practice.Information & Registration
Improving Health Worldwide
We are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people - locally, nationally and internationally - through excellence in research, education and services.