Health Care & Management

From Research to Implementation

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

The Health Care and Management (HCM) programme 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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17 September is World Patient Safety Day!

Speak up for patient safety! Ensuring patient safety during clinical trials is paramount. At Swiss TPH, the patients' safety and pathway lies at the heart of our clinical trials. Learn more about our work in conducting clinical studies for diagnostics, drugs and vaccines to improve access, quality and cost-effectiveness of healthcare, through evidence-based practice in low-income settings.

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Climate Change and Health - Swiss TPH Winter Symposium

Risks, Adaptations, Resilience and Co-Benefits

Climate change will affect global health in many different ways. Where do we stand? What can we do? Join us in Basel from 5 to 6 December to discuss with experts from all over the world.

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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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Introducing Swiss TPH - Excellence in Global Health


Over 800 people from more than 70 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.

International Collaboration and Global Health

Would you like to prepare for a professional life abroad?

Then the course "International Cooperation and Global Health (IZGG)" is an ideal preparation. Over 8 weeks, it provides a good basis and prepares you optimally for international assignments. Course language is German.

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25.09.2019 11:15 to 12:00

SUN - Scaling up nutrition and the role of the donor network coordinator

Lecturer: Melanie Bruns
Location: Swiss TPH, Lhotse
Event category: Swiss TPH Seminars

25.09.2019 18:15 to 19:15

Ein Ende von AIDS in Afrika – Vision oder Illusion?

Lecturer: Niklaus Labhardt
Location: Aula, Naturhistorisches Museum Basel, Augustinergasse 2, Basel
Event category: External Event


Swiss TPH Scientist Awarded Competitive European Research Grant

Marloes Eeftens, Senior Scientist at Swiss TPH, was awarded the European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant. The highly competitive grant supports 408 early-career researchers... More...


Health in the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

Society is called upon to transform the world by 2030 through a rigorous pursuit of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). In November 2018, Swiss TPH and the... More...


Accelerated Research and Development Needed to End Malaria

New tools for malaria prevention and treatment are required to eradicate malaria in the foreseeable future, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). An overview of... More...


Heatwaves Increase Emergency Admissions to Swiss Hospitals

The fact that heat threatens people's well-being comes as no surprise. The first scientific evaluation of the extent to which heatwaves influence emergency hospital admissions in... More...