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Lovo, one of the study villages in the rural health zone of Kimpese, Bas-Congo Province, DRC

19 Jan 2018

PhD defence Joule Madinga Ntwan

Epidemiology of polyparasitism with schistosomes, Taenia solium and soil-transmitted helminths in co-endemic settings of the Democratic Republic of Congo

Université Catholique de Louvain, Woluwe-Saint-Lambert (Bruxelles)

25 Jan 2018

12th Belgian seminar on travel health

Military Hospital Queen Astrid, Brussels
Looking for blackfly larvae on the vegetation

06 Feb 2018

PhD defence Adam Hendy

Blackfly ecology and Onchocerca volvulus transmission in three formerly hyperendemic foci in Uganda, Tanzania and Cameroon

University of Antwerp, Antwerpen
Tom Platteau

09 Feb 2018

PhD defence Tom Platteau

How to improve HIV prevention? Development, implementation and evaluation of combination prevention interventions among key populations.

Open Universiteit, Heerlen, Heerlen
High resolution image of an infected macrophage

16 Jan 2018

PhD defence Franck Dumetz

Role of the gene dosage in the acquisition of antimony resistance in Leishmania donovani: experimental evidence

University of Antwerp, Antwerpen
Bleeding dromedary camel undergoing surra examination

18-19 Dec 2017

2nd International Conference on Non Tsetse Transmitted Animal Trypanosomosis


Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerpen
T. pallidum, the bacteria that causes syphilis

08 Dec 2017

PhD defence Kara Osbak

Contemporary syphilis epidemics: efforts to improve syphilis diagnostics

Auditorium S1, Universiteit Antwerpen, Wilrijk

26 Nov 2017

Parasietensurvival tijdens Dag van de Wetenschap

Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde, Antwerpen

24 Nov 2017

PhD defence Marvelous Sungirai

Ixodid ticks parasitising cattle in Zimbabwe: Ecology and management

Ghent University, Gent

23 Nov 2017

PhD Defence Dao Thi Ha Thanh

Epidemiology of Opisthorchis spp. in Central Vietnam

Ghent University, Merelbeke
Fifteen year old mother with newborn in Bangladesh.

17 Nov 2017

PhD defence A.S.M. Shahabuddin

Exploring Maternal Health Care-seeking Behavior of Married Adolescent Girls in Bangladesh and Nepal

VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam

17 Nov 2017-25 Feb 2018

Ecce Homo. Zie de mens

'Ecce Homo. Zie de mens' is a grand exhibition showcasing the works of 63 Belgian artists in 9 different places, among them the ITM garden.

Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerpen

08 Nov 2017

Reproductive health supplies: a question of availability, quality and affordability

Seminar on access to quality medicines and supplies for sexual reproductive health and rights

Belgian Development Cooperation (DGD), Belgian FPS Foreign Affairs, Foreign Trade & Development Cooperation, Brussels
3D illustration of bacterium Mycobacterium tuberculosis

23 Oct 2017

PhD defence Nana Akua Boatema Ofori-Anyinam

Towards improved understanding of M. tuberculosis complex strain differences in The Gambia.

Promotiezaal Grauwzusters, University of Antwerp, Antwerpen

16-20 Oct 2017

10th European Congress of Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH 2017)

Flanders Meeting and Convention Center, Antwerp
Trypanosoma congolense

04 Oct 2017

PhD defence Eliane Tihon

Study of the genetic diversity of Trypanosoma congolense and its resistance to the drug Isometamidium Chloride

University of Antwerp, Antwerpen

02 Oct 2017-01 Dec 2017

Get Started, Keep Moving, 3rd edition

A distance/blended learning workshop

Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp
People on a Nepalese road.

26 Sep 2017

PhD defence Subash Thapa

Social Epidemiology of HIV Infection Among Wives of Nepalese Labor Migrants: Explaining the Context and Complexity

Aula Van der Eecken, Leuven
Pills and condoms

14-15 Sep 2017

PBF & Family Planning: a participatory meeting

Updating how PBF and other results-based financing programs address quality of care in low- and middle-income countries

Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp, Antwerp

26 Jul 2017

PhD defence Pierre Mukadi Kaningu

External quality assessment as a tool to assess the performance of the laboratory diagnosis of malaria and sleeping sickness among diagnostic laboratories in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Université de Lubumbashi , Lubumbashi

06 Jul 2017

Graduation ceremony Master in Public Health

Institute of Tropical Medicine , Antwerp
Schistosoma parasite eggs in human bladder tissue (c) Wikimedia Commons

05 Jul 2017

PhD defence of Nele Boon

Evolutionary epidemiology of schistosomiasis in the Senegal River Basin: Linking parasite genetics with human infection and disease

Zoological Institute (groot auditorium 02.21), KU Leuven, Leuven
Plasmodium falciparum-infected red blood cell (center), illustrating adhesion protein

27 Jun 2017

PhD defence of Hong Van Nguyen

Contribution of molecular tools to malaria elimination in Vietnam

University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, auditorium R.019, gebouw R, Wilrijk
Community ART groups in Mozambique

16 Jun 2017

PhD defence of Tom Decroo

Community-based ART in sub-Saharan Africa: lessons learnt from Community ART Groups in Tete province, Mozambique

Auditorium Kinsbergen, Antwerp University Hospital (UZA), Edegem
mycobacterium tuberculosis (c) CDC

13 Jun 2017

PhD defence of Willy Ssengooba

Consequences of Mycobacterium tuberculosis genetic diversity in the context of HIV co-infection for laboratory diagnosis of tuberculosis in Africa

Agnietenkapel of the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam

12 May 2017

PhD defence of Florian Vogt

Operational challenges during the scale-up of antiretroviral therapy in Sub-Saharan Africa

Promotiezaal, Building Q, Campus Drie Eiken, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk

09 May 2017

PhD defence Charlotte Gryseels

Resistant humans, mosquitos and parasites in Cambodia: producing contested evidence for malaria elimination strategies in the margins of a repellent trial

Agnietenkapel of the University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam
Women in Burkina Faso

09 May 2017

PhD defence Marc-Christian Tahita

Case management and control of malaria in pregnancy: case of Burkina Faso.

Promotion Room, Campus Drie Eiken, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk
Agricultural work in The Gambia

09 May 2017

PhD defence Joseph Okebe

From control to elimination: reducing residual malaria transmission in The Gambia.

Promotion Room, Building Q, Campus Drie Eiken, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk

27 Apr 2017

PhD defence Heng Somony

Impact of the National Malaria Control Program and an Interventional trial with topical repellents on the burden of malaria disease in Ratanakiri Province, Cambodia

Promotion Room, Campus Drie Eiken, University of Antwerp, Wilrijk

23 Apr 2017

Antwerp 10 Miles

ITM's running team joins the event!

Linkeroever, Antwerp

29 Mar 2017

4th Seminar on Complexity

Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp

24-25 Mar 2017

18th TropNet workshop

18th meeting of the European Network for Tropical Medicine and Travel Health

Elzenveld Conference & Seminar Center, Antwerp

20 Mar 2017

Master students discuss Belgian welfare system with politicians

Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp

08 Mar 2017-21 Jun 2017

Hiv: zorg en preventie - de multidisciplinaire aanpak 2017

Instituut voor Tropische Geneeskunde, Antwerpen

29 Nov 2016

PhD defence of Josefien van Olmen

Care for chronic diseases in low income countries

University of Amsterdam

20 Oct 2016

PhD defence of Larissa Otero

Pulmonary tuberculosis case detection in a medium incidence middle-income country

Ghent University

09 Sep 2016

PhD Defence of Upendra Bhojani

Enhancing care for urban poor with chronic conditions in India

Ghent University, Ghent

21 Jan 2014