Taking Science to Impact

Health, Migration and Equity

The 12th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health, hosted by the Centre for International Health at the University of Bergen, brings together scientists and experts from all over the world to present state of the arts updates, scientific developments and breakthroughs in tropical medicine and global health. We are thrilled to support ECTMIH 2021 and to contribute to its main objective to explore global challenges in health, migration and equity.

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Asian Tiger Mosquito

The Asian tiger mosquito, an invasive mosquito species, is not only a nuisance but also a potential disease vector. On behalf of the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) and various cantonal authorities, Swiss TPH monitors tiger mosquitoes for the targeted implementation of prevention and control measures and is one of the four official FOEN reporting points for invasive mosquitoes in Switzerland.

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Key Handover for New Building of Swiss TPH

On 17 September 2021, the key handover for the new building of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) took place at the BaseLink area in Allschwil. Around 700... More...


Jennifer Belus Receives Prestigious Ambizione Fellowship from the Swiss National Science Foundation

75% of people with mental health problems in low-income countries do not have access to effective treatment. Swiss TPH researcher Jennifer Belus aims to contribute to improving the... More...


Stefanie Knopp Appointed Assistant Professor at the University of Basel

Stefanie Knopp of Swiss TPH has been appointed as an Assistant Professor at the University of Basel. Knopp, a Swiss National Science Foundation PRIMA grant fellow since 2019, leads... More...

23.09.2021 08:15 to 11:20

Workshop: "Integrated Care in Switzerland" (1st part)

Lecturer: Viktoria Stein (Leiden University, Medical Center), Lea von Wartburg (Head of the Section National Health Policy)
Location: online
Event category: External Event
Integrierte Versorgung in der Schweiz-3.pdf




12th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH)

Location: Virtual from Bergen, Norway
Event category: External Event