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.

spectra podcast

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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Our 2019 Annual Report Is Now Available!

We are thrilled to present to you the Swiss TPH 2019 Annual Report, which reflects on this past year’s highlights and milestones, goes in-depth on topics such as climate change and health and antimicrobial resistance, and provides an overview of our areas of activity and key facts and figures.

Happy reading!

Action Research on Stunting

Rwanda has one of the highest rates of chronic malnutrition among children, with 38% of children under five being stunted. To address this, Swiss TPH implemented a project on childhood stunting in Rwanda that increased the engagement of community health workers in the fight against malnutrition, raised awareness of stunting among caregivers and communities and more. The project was launched by SDC.

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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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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...


Study Launched on Antibody Prevalence and Impact of Coronavirus in Basel

A long-term study on the effects of the coronavirus pandemic is being carried out in the cantons of Basel-Stadt and Basel-Landschaft. The study contains both a digital survey that... 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