HCM 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 HCM course at the next info session on 17 August 2020 in Basel or online! To register, contact courses@swisstph.ch with the subject "DAS HCM Info".

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Well Protected Against Heat

Summer is here! But high temperatures are not only a blessing, they can also be very dangerous, especially for older people, small children, pregnant women and people with chronic illnesses. As studies show, hot days even cause additional deaths.
Martina Ragettli, scientist at Swiss TPH, talks in an interview with spectra podcast about protecting yourself and others against heat.

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Join Online!

The Botnar Research Centre for Child Health (BRCCH) hosts a  3-part, free webinar series that will highlight the BRCCH's collaborative research efforts on COVID-19, as well as dip into the global conversation about the current challenges and latest developments in the race to respond to the pandemic, with a focus on low- and middle-income countries.

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MalariaX: Defeating Malaria from the Genes to the Globe

How can we eradicate malaria? Explore cutting-edge science and technology, and examine policies needed, to control and eliminate malaria. As part of our efforts to continue to advance malaria knowledge, the free, open-access online MalariaX course has been extended to 30 April 2021.

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One Health Online-Course Available in French

The open online course One Health: Connecting Humans, Animals and the Environment is now available in French! Become familiar with One Health, a promising concept, and the effective solutions it provides for urgent health problems.


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Preventive Measures against Heat Contribute to Health Protection

On behalf of the Federal Office of Public Health, the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) analysed the health consequences of the hot summer of 2019 and compared... More...


Julia Bohlius Appointed New Head of Education & Training (ET) as of August 2020

After an international call followed by a rigorous, multi-stage evaluation procedure, Julia Bohlius has been appointed new Head of the Department of Education and Training (ET) of... More...


Drones to Deliver Tuberculosis Drugs in Madagascar

The use of drones in global health settings has rapidly evolved in the past years. As drone technology continues to expand beyond the military and recreational sectors, it is... More...

02.09.2020 17:30 to 19:00

BRCCH Webinar Series "Insights Into COVID-19 Research: Diagnostics and Immunology of COVID-19

Lecturer: Janos Vörös (ETH Zurich), Andreas Moor (ETH Zurich), Michael Osthoff (University Hospital Basel)
Location: Zoom
Event category: External Event
Flyer: Insights into COVID-19

09.09.2020 08:30 to 17:30

Corona-Stories - Experten-Erfahrungen aus Industrie, Forschung, dem Gesundheitswesen und den Behörden

Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Jürg Utzinger (Swiss TPH), Dr. Christian-Benedikt Gerhold (Bühlmann Laboratories AG), Dr. Daniel Kümin (Lonza AG), Prof. Dr. Tina Haisch (FNHW), Guido Maik (Guido Maik Consulting), Oberst Diego Ochsner (Kanton Solothurn), Marc Dangel (Universitä
Location: FHNW Campus Muttenz
Event category: External Event