24.02.2017 - 16:44

Thematic r4d Project Awarded to Swiss TPH

Swiss TPH was awarded a 6-year research grant worth CHF 2.6 million by the Swiss Programme for Research on Global Issues for Development (r4d programme) to study linkages of... More...

20.02.2017 - 14:14

How to solve the crisis of science

Good science is characterized by contribution to the greater good of society. Modern science does often lose sight of that aspiration. Marcel Tanner, president of the Swiss Academy... More...

15.02.2017 - 17:00

Integrated Care Conference in Kosovo

The Swiss TPH today held a conference on “Moving Towards Integrated Care” in Pristina, Kosovo. The conference was organized in the frame of the Accessible Quality Healthcare (AQH)... More...

14.02.2017 - 10:30

Architectural Contract Awarded for new Building in Allschwil

The Kunz und Mösch architect office in Basel has been awarded the contract for the new Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) building at its new location at the... More...

09.02.2017 - 09:27

Malaria Trends in DRC

The Swiss TPH conducted a large-scale assessment of trends in malaria morbidity in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) from 2005 to 2015 together with the National Malaria... More...

01.02.2017 - 14:00

Swiss TPH Evaluation Approved by UNFPA

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Executive Board approved the comprehensive evaluation report of its adolescent and youth programming from 2008 to 2015 conducted by the... More...

23.01.2017 - 08:00

DNA sequencing to identify causes of acute fever in Africa

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation grants 2.5 million USD to Swiss scientists to strengthen the surveillance of acute febrile illnesses in Africa by using high-throughput DNA... More...

22.01.2017 - 08:00

Expansion of the successful complementary supply system to Shinyanga and Morogoro region in Tanzania- filling the medicines gap with a Prime Vendor system

The Prime Vendor System (PVS) is a unique public private partnership designed to supplement the supply of medici­nes from the Medical Stores Department with supplies from a single... More...

19.01.2017 - 12:00

Günther Fink is the new Eckenstein-Geigy Professor for Epidemiology and Household Economy

Health economist, Günther Fink, is the new Associate Professor for Epidemiology and Household Economy at the University of Basel. Based at the Swiss Tropical and Public Health... More...