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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Virtual Event Series

The COVCO-Basel study is investigating the impact of the pandemic on the living conditions of the population in the Basel region. How has the happiness and well-being of the population changed during the pandemic and what are the long-term effects on mental and physical health? What role does the urban and living environment play in this context? In this virtual session, study results will be reviewed and discussed.

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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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Forschungskooperation zur Entwicklung eines neuartigen Covid-Impfstoffes

Das Unispital Basel, die Universität Basel und das Schweizerische Tropen- und Public Health-Institut haben eine Kooperation mit dem Unternehmen RocketVax vereinbart und treiben... More...


DYNAMIC: New Clinical Decision Support Tool Reduces Antibiotic Prescription in Children by a Four-fold

A pilot study conducted in Tanzania and Rwanda has demonstrated that the quality of care for sick children is improved through the use of clinical decision support algorithms.... More...


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...




Health Systems in the 21st Century - Swiss TPH Symposium 2021

Lecturer: Günther Fink
Location: Congress Center Basel
Event category: Swiss TPH Symposium

08.07.2021 10:30 to 12:00

Virtual Event Series: Happiness in COVID-19 Times?

Lecturer: Nicole Probst-Hensch (Swiss TPH), Medea Imboden (Swiss TPH), Hala Allabadi (An-Najah National University), Bettina Bringolf (Swiss TPH), T. Suhad Jabi Masri (Tomorrow’s Youth Organization)
Location: Zoom
Event category: Virtual Event Series 2021 | Swiss TPH