MBA 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 and Short Courses in International Health Management at the next info session on 22 January 2019. Not in Basel? No problem - join the session online!

To register, contact courses@swisstph.ch with the subject "MBA Info".

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One Health in Chad

The Support Project for the Health Districts in Chad (PADS - Programme d'Appui aux Districts Sanitaires au Tchad) aims to strengthen the healthcare system. In order to reach people in remote areas such as nomadic populations, PADS applies a 'One Health' approach taking into account both human and animal health.

PADS is a project of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation.

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Call for Papers!

The International Journal of Public Health (IJPH) invites for peer review high-quality articles in the area of young people’s sexual and reproductive health. IJPH aims to strengthen public health research in particular in Africa.

 

 

 

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A Milestone in the Fight Against Sleeping Sickness

Fexinidazole is the first all-oral drug against sleeping sickness. Swiss TPH contributed significantly to the development of fexinidazole together with DNDi, Sanofi and many others. Since its foundation 75 years ago, Swiss TPH has been researching sleeping sickness. For instance, it was the first to succeed in breeding tsetse flies under laboratory conditions.

Photo: Swiss TPH 1946

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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.

22.01.2019 19:30 to 21:00

One Health: Verknüpfung von Mensch, Tier und Umwelt: Öffentliche Vortragsreihe

Lecturer: Jakob Zinsstag & Sarah Tschudin-Sutter
Location: Kollegienhaus der Universität Basel, Hörsaal 102, Petersplatz 1, 4051 Basel
Event category: External Event

23.01.2019 11:15 to 12:00

Fexinidazole - a milestone in the treatment for sleeping sickness

Lecturer: Sonja Bernhard
Location: Swiss TPH, Lhotse
Event category: Swiss TPH Seminars

18.12.2018

Buruli Ulcer: Promising New Drug Candidate Against a Forgotten Disease

Buruli ulcer is a neglected tropical disease (NTD) resulting in debilitating skin lesions, disabilities and stigmatisation. The current antibiotic treatment is long and has severe... More...

14.12.2018

Modelling for New Schistosomiasis Treatment Thresholds

Schistosomiasis is a parasitic worm infection affecting 250 million people globally. The current prevalence thresholds for preventive chemotherapy of intestinal schistosomiasis are... More...

07.12.2018

R. Geigy-Preis 2018 geht an Stella Hartinger-Peña

Die Peruanerin Stella Hartinger-Peña erhält den mit 20'000 CHF dotierten R. Geigy-Preis 2018. Die Basler R. Geigy-Stiftung würdigt damit ihre Verdienste im Kampf gegen... More...

26.11.2018

Zehn Jahre Versicherungsmedizin

Seit zehn Jahren wird an der Universität Basel der im deutschsprachigen Raum einzigartige Master-Studiengang in Versicherungsmedizin angeboten. Seit drei Jahren ist die... More...