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
 79
Switzerland average
 37
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: Rudolf Geigy
Founder gender: All male

Social

Likes (2021)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 5,119
Switzerland average
 11,398
Global average
 31,388
Likes (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 4,547
Twitter
Followers (2022)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 6,066
Switzerland average
 8,258
Global average
 19,804
Followers (2021)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 4,900
Followers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 3,612
Subscribers (2022)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 252
Switzerland average
 1,941
Global average
 5,882
Subscribers (2021)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 186
Subscribers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 0
Followers (2021)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 871
Switzerland average
 1,188
Global average
 14,022
Followers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 448
Followers (2019)
The Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
 6,312
Switzerland average
 5,094
Global average
 6,399

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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