Infectious and non-communicable health conditions among East African immigrants at arrival and post integration in Switzerland

Background and Rationale
East African immigrants comprise one of the most important groups among newly arriving immigrants in Switzerland. At arrival they may suffer from previously undiagnosed parasitic or viral infections as well as from mental health conditions. After arrival and eventual...

Ongoing
01.01.2016 - 31.12.2018
Research project
CDCI - Chronic Disease Clinic Project, Ifakara

Background
Many challenges remain concerning the HIV epidemic in Tanzania. There is a clear need of improvement of human and physical infrastructure to allow for better quality patient care, as well as evidence based strategies tailored to the local priorities. 

Aims
The Chronic Diseases Clinic...

Ongoing
01.10.2004 - 01.01.2018
Research project
Biostatistics
Christoph Hatz