Taking Science to Impact

Swiss TPH Virtual Symposium: Global Health in the 21st Century

Though much progress has been made in improving global health, many new obstacles have emerged. Join the Swiss TPH Virtual Symposium 2021 to discuss the challenges and opportunities ahead, what cutting-edge research has to offer, and case studies from around the world.

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Together, we can make the world a healthier place

We are delighted to present to you the Swiss TPH Annual Report 2020, which reflects on this past year’s highlights and milestones, goes in-depth into a newly acquired portfolio of COVID-19 related projects, provides an overview of key facts and figures and much more.

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More than a Third of Heat Deaths Are Linked to Climate Change

Between 1991 and 2018, more than a third of all deaths in which heat played a role were attributable to human-induced global warming, according to a new study in the Nature Climate... More...


Mathias Kronig New Administrative Director at Swiss TPH

Mathias Kronig has been elected as the new Administrative Director of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH). He succeeds Matthias Schmid-Huberty who led the... More...


Prisons Accelerate Spread of Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis in Georgia

Of the 1.4 million victims of tuberculosis worldwide each year, only about 3% are due to a multidrug-resistant strain. In Georgia, this is not the case. In a new study published... More...




IGS North-South Summer School: On Governing Tradeoffs - Resources, Health and Tourism in the Valais: Southern Challenges in a Swiss Canton?

Lecturer: Norman Backhaus, Thomas Breu, Laurent Goetschel, Tobias Haller, Karl Herweg, Sarah-Lan Mathez, Emmanuel Reynard, Jérémie Sanchez, Jürg Utzinger, Réné Véron, Jakob Zinsstag
Location: Valais, Switzerland
Event category: External Event




Swiss School of Public Health: Online Faculty Meeting 2021

Location: Zoom
Event category: External Event