MBA-IHM Info Evening

Are you a working professional that seeks to acquire and deepen personal skills in international health together with management and administration?
Learn more about our MBA in International Health Management programme at the next info sessions on 14 November and 5 December 2018. Not in Basel? No problem - join the session online!

To register, contact with the subject "MBA Info".

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Health in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Basel, 23 November 2018

The Swiss TPH and the Swiss Network for International Studies invite public health specialists and students to their joint symposium 2018 to discuss progress in sustainable development with an emphasis on health in the SDG era.

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Winter Symposium 2018

One Health for Humans and Animals - How Do We Get Zoonoses under Control?

Basel, 6-7 December 2018

More than 60% of human infectious diseases have an animal origin. Join us to explore, learn and share with international zoonoses research experts on the causes and responses to animal-human transmission.

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50 years of Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research

The Papua New Guinea Institute of Medical Research (PNGIMR), a long-standing partner of Swiss TPH, celebrates its 50th anniversary.

Swiss TPH will take part in the anniversary colloquium to highlight the collaboration between the two institutes and to further strengthen efforts towards malaria elimination.

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Health Care and Management: From Research to Implementation

Do you want to launch a career in international public health?

The Health Care and Management (HCM) course provides participants with the core competencies for understanding and reacting to health challenges at a world-leading institute in global health.

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MBA in International Health Management

Do you want to become a part of a new generation of leaders in global health?

Swiss TPH’s part-time MBA in International Health Management trains future leaders and managers who want to work in multicultural and transdisciplinary settings.

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Why Swiss TPH?

More than 800 employees and students from 79 nations work at Swiss TPH, focusing on infectious and non-communicable diseases, environment, society and health as well as health systems and interventions. They all share the mission to improve population health globally.

19.11 17:15 to 18:00

Inclusive and sustainable financial risk protection for the informal sector: Institutional and household factors influencing health insurance coverage in Kenya and Cameroon

Lecturer: Tessa Oraro
Location: Swiss TPH, Kilimanjaro
Event category: Advances in Infection Biology, Epidemiology and Global Public Health

21.11 11:15 to 12:00

Research collaboration across the social sciences/humanities and the natural/technical sciences

Lecturer: PD Dr. Alexandra Hofmänner, Department of Social Sciences, University of Basel
Location: Swiss TPH, Lhotse
Event category: Swiss TPH Seminars


Air Pollution and Noise Increase Risk for Heart Attacks

Air pollution and transportation noise are both associated with an increased risk of heart attacks. Studies on air pollution, which do not take into account traffic noise, tend to... More...


Targeted Vaccination to Interrupt Rabies Transmission

Although the disease is preventable, rabies continues to kill more than 60,000 people per year – mainly children in Asia and Africa. New research by Swiss TPH may pave the way to... More...


University of Basel and ETH Zurich Combine Cutting-Edge Research for Children and Adolescents Worldwide

Today, the University of Basel and ETH Zurich co-founded the Botnar Research Centre for Child Health (BRCCH) in Basel. They bring together top scientists and clinical researchers... More...


Open Source Health Insurance Initiative at DayOne Conference

Health insurance schemes are spreading in low- and middle-income countries. However, they often fail to achieve scale as they lack the organisational, human and technological... More...