Making the world a healthier place

We discover novel diagnostics, drugs and vaccines and develop new approaches and tools.

Our Research

We integrate new treatments and approaches into policy and health systems.

Our Services

We offer local and international training programmes and courses at graduate and postgraduate levels.

Our Education and Training Offer

World Heart Day 2023: Because we can only love and protect what we know

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the world’s number one killer, causing more than 20.5 million deaths every year. The first step in preventing CVD is knowing your risk. Swiss TPH supports numerous projects around the world to improve the quality of care and access to services and information on NCDs, and to empower people to take responsibility for their own health. One example is the Integrated Health Services Project in Kosovo.

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World Rabies Day 2023: All for 1, One Health for All

One health is for all, so access to health services and rabies post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) must be equitable to save lives and strengthen national health systems. The BlockRabies app aims to establish a sustainable vaccine chain for timely and complete vaccination of bite victims and reduction of vaccine waste.

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HCM Online Info Session

Do you want to launch a career in international public health and acquire core competencies for understanding and reacting to global health challenges?

Learn more about Swiss TPH's 14-week Health Care and Management: From Research to Implementation (HCM) course at the next online info session on 17 October 2023 at 18:00 CET.

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MBA-IHM Online Info Session

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 25 October 2023.

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Working at Swiss TPH

About 900 people from more than 80 nations work at Swiss TPH in the areas of infectious and non-communicable diseases, environment, society and health, and health systems and interventions. Swiss TPH is an equal opportunity employer and strives for unity in diversity. People are our most valuable asset and no one else can tell you better what it is like to work at Swiss TPH.

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12.10.2023 18:00 to 19:30

Learning Forum on Healthier Urban Nutrition

Location: Syngenta Auditorium, Rosentalstrasse 67, 4058 Basel
Event category: External Event


Online Information Session: Health Care and Management

Lecturer: Karin Gross
Location: Zoom
Event category: Public Event


Online Information Session: International Health Management

Location: Zoom
Event category: Public Event
02.11.2023 09:00 to 16:30

50 Years Medicus Mundi Switzerland: The Changing Role of CSOs in International Health Cooperation and Global Health

Location: Volkshaus Basel, Switzerland
Event category: External Event, Public Event

We are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of people - locally, nationally and internationally - through excellence in research, education and services.