19.09.2022

Autumn Semester Starts for Students at Swiss TPH

Today marks the start of the new autumn semester at Swiss TPH. Swiss TPH warmly welcomes the new students to our Bachelor, Master and PhD programmes as well as to our postgraduate… More...

16.09.2022

Science Publication: SARS-CoV-2 Genomic Surveillance in Africa

A new study in Science shows how the rapid expansion of genomic surveillance in Africa allowed the continent to describe the introduction and spread of SARS-CoV-2 variants in… More...

06.09.2022

Kinder während COVID-19-Pandemie nicht weniger aktiv

Die SOPHYA-Studie des Schweizerischen Tropen- und Public Health-Instituts (Swiss TPH) untersuchte über fünf Jahre das Bewegungs- und Sportverhalten von Kindern und Jugendlichen in… More...

24.08.2022

A Narrowing Window for Change: Experts Call for Global Climate Action

Climate change is an imminent threat to human health and well-being and to our planet. Urgent action is needed in order to reduce climate risks and secure a liveable future. To… More...

18.08.2022

Consultation for Improved Pandemic Preparedness in Switzerland

Swiss TPH brought together stakeholders from Switzerland and neighbouring countries to discuss the role of science and politics to enhance preparedness and response to future… More...

26.07.2022

Digital Tool Improves Quality of Care for Children

Digital tools are critical to improve the care for sick children, particularly in resource-constrained settings. In a new study, Swiss TPH and partners were able to show the… More...

28.06.2022

Nicole Probst-Hensch erhält Wissenschaftspreis der Stadt Basel

Nicole Probst-Hensch, Leiterin des Departements «Epidemiology and Public Health» am Swiss TPH wird von der Stadt Basel mit dem diesjährige Wissenschaftspreis ausgezeichnet. Sie… More...

14.06.2022

Wenn Abstandsregeln keine Chance haben

Forschende der ETH Zürich und des Schweizerischen Tropen- und Public Health-Instituts (Swiss TPH) zeigen mithilfe einer Risikokarte, in welchen Regionen Afrikas fehlende… More...

18.05.2022

Swiss TPH Awarded Four New Research Grants in Paediatric Health

Swiss TPH has been awarded four out of six new research grants from the Principal Investigator Initiative of the Botnar Research Centre for Child Health (BRCCH). The initiative… More...