Think tank

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute ‒ Swiss TPF

Basel, Switzerland

The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) is a world-leading institute in global health with a particular focus on low- and middle-income countries. Associated with the University of Basel, Swiss TPH combines research, services, and education and training at the local, national and international level. We aim to improve the health and wellbeing of populations through a better understanding of disease and health systems and by acting on this knowledge.

Contact details

Website:
https://www.swisstph.ch/en/

Address:
N/A

Country:
Switzerland

Sub-region:
Western Europe

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Asia Pacific, latin america, Africa
Operating languages
English , German

Organisation details

Business model
University institute/center
Institutional affiliations
University
Year founded
1943
Age (years)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
78 
Switzerland average
 37
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: Rudolf Geigy
Founder gender: All male

Social

Likes (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 4,547
Switzerland average
 18,197
Global average
 27,922
Twitter
Followers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 3,612
Switzerland average
 21,070
Global average
 16,331
Subscribers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 0
Switzerland average
 3,867
Global average
 6,574
Followers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 448
Switzerland average
 9,291
Global average
 9,121
Followers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 6,312
Switzerland average
 5,994
Global average
 6,899

Data notes

Last updated: 10/03/2020
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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