Prof. Dr. med. Daniel Paris, Associate Professor, MD, PhD, DTMH

Medical Director,
Head of Department

Organisational Entity

Daniel Paris, MD, PhD, DTMH, is a clinical doctor, Associate Professor and Medical Director and Head of the Department of Medicine at Swiss TPH. His position incorporates the fusion of two predominantly service-oriented departments into a single medical department, with the addition of clinical translational research and diagnostic methodologies. Paris is a Swiss national, clinically trained at the University of Zurich. He spent many years working in clinical research in Southeast Asia for the University of Oxford, based in Bangkok as coordinator of clinical tropical medicine research with a focus on tropical rickettsial illnesses, diagnostics, clinical trials and causes-of-fever studies.

Aiemjoy K et al. Estimating the seroincidence of scrub typhus using antibody dynamics after infection. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2024(in press). DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.23-0475

Brummaier T et al. Design of a targeted blood transcriptional panel for monitoring immunological changes accompanying pregnancy. Frontiers in Immunology. 2024;15:1319949. DOI: 10.3389/fimmu.2024.1319949

Erhardt R.M et al. Obstetric outcomes of eritrean immigrants in switzerland: a comparative study. Int J Public Health. 2024;69:1606745. DOI: 10.3389/ijph.2024.1606745

Homsana A et al. Steatotic liver disease among lean and non-lean individuals in Southern Lao PDR: a cross-sectional study of risk factors. Ann Med. 2024;56(1):2329133. DOI: 10.1080/07853890.2024.2329133

Katende A et al. Use of a handheld ultrasonographic device to identify heart failure and pulmonary disease in rural Africa. JAMA Netw Open. 2024;7(2):e240577. DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2024.0577

Katende A et al. Recovery of left ventricular systolic function in peripartum cardiomyopathy: an observational study from rural Tanzania. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2024;24:243. DOI: 10.1186/s12872-024-03906-y

K├Ânig R.S, Paris D.H, Sollberger M, Tschopp R. Identifying the mental health burden in Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (ME/CFS) patients in Switzerland: a pilot study. Heliyon. 2024;10(5):e27031. DOI: 10.1016/j.heliyon.2024.e27031

Oakley R et al. Seroprevalence of Coxiella burnetii in an indigenous population from the Sierra Nevada De Santa Marta, Colombia. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2024;110(1):155-158. DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.23-0252

Oakley R et al. Status of zoonotic disease research in refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced people, globally: a scoping review of forty clinically important zoonotic pathogens. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2024;18(5):e0012164. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0012164

Oakley R et al. Seroprevalence of Rickettsia Spp. and Orientia tsutsugamushi in indigenous populations from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2024(in press). DOI: 10.1089/vbz.2023.0077