20.07.2021

Swiss TPH Re-designated as WHO Collaborating Centre for Expertise in Malaria

Swiss TPH has been re-designated as the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Centre for Modelling, Monitoring and Training for Malaria Control and Elimination, following... More...

08.07.2021

Shaping the Next-generation of Interventions for Malaria Prevention

Together with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Swiss TPH has launched a new project bringing together research & development and implementation specialists, modellers and... More...

02.07.2021

A Novel Solar Plant for the Ifakara Health Institute in Tanzania

A new solar plant has been installed at the Ifakara Health Institute, a long-standing partner of Swiss TPH, which contributes to the reduction of CO₂ at this unique health research... More...

02.07.2021

Swiss TPH Awarded New Grant for Early Career Researchers

The Botnar Research Centre for Child Health is supporting five new research projects within its new initiative, Postdoctoral Excellence Programme (PEP), which aims to foster the... More...

01.07.2021

Nicole Probst-Hensch wird in den Vorstand der SAMW gewählt

Nicole Probst-Hensch wird neues Vorstandsmitglied der Akademien der Wissenschaften Schweiz (SAMW) und vertritt das Swiss TPH in diesem wichtigen wissenschaftlichen Gremium. Sie... More...

28.06.2021

Swiss TPH Symposium: Global Health in the 21st Century

Though much progress has been made in improving global health, many new obstacles have emerged. On 28-30 June 2021, Swiss TPH hosted a virtual symposium 'Global Health in the 21st... More...

15.06.2021

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...

14.06.2021

DYNAMIC: Neues Tool zur klinischen Entscheidungshilfe reduziert Antibiotikaverschreibungen bei Kindern um das Vierfache

Anhand einer in Tansania und Ruanda durchgeführten Pilotstudie konnte nachgewiesen werden, dass die Verwendung von Algorithmen zur klinischen Entscheidungshilfe die medizinische... More...

04.06.2021

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...