Taking Science to Impact

Tackling the Hidden Epidemic of NCDs

A new clinic called the Else Kröner Centre for Heart and Lung Diseases, was unveiled in Ifakara, Tanzania. The clinic, led by the Ifakara Health Institute in collaboration with Swiss TPH and partners, will offer clinical services and follow-up of patients with heart and lung diseases as well as training and educational services, targeting healthcare workers to increase their awareness about prevention, diagnosis and management of NCDs.

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Virtual Event Series

Join us to find out why we need to understand and address the complex interlinkages between these twin planetary challenges, and how the global community could move beyond sector-specific crisis reactions.

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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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ANTICOV: Largest Clinical Trial in Africa to Test New Drug Combination

The need for effective COVID-19 treatments remains particularly acute, especially in sub-Saharan Africa where access to vaccines is still extremely limited. The ANTICOV clinical... More...


Jeunes3 Programme Comes to a Close

The JeuneS3 (Santé, Sécurité, Sexualité) programme, which focused on improving adolescent and youth sexual and reproductive health in four Francophone African countries, has come... More...


Seroprevalence Has Increased to 21% in the Basel Region

In the cantons of Basel-Stadt and Basel-Landschaft, antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 have been detected in approximately 21% of the adult population. Therefore, seroprevalence has... More...

18.05.2021 15:00 to 16:15

Promoting Sustainability for Seasonal Malaria Chemoprevention

Lecturer: Peter Olumese (RBM Partnership to End Malaria), Keziah Malm (NMCP Ghana), Idrissa Cisse (NMCP Mali), Perpetua Uhomoibhi (NMEP Nigeria), Hamza Djibo (Organisation Nigérienne des Educateurs Novateurs)
Location: Zoom
Event category: External Event

19.05.2021 16:00

Embedding Capacity Development within Global Health Research: Interactive Panel Discussion

Lecturer: Della Berhanu (LSHTM), Lars-Ake Persson (LSHTM), Bonaventure Savadogo (Swiss TPH), Ayola Akim Adegnika (University of Tübingen)
Location: Zoom
Event category: External Event