NEWS

Through collaborative research, the Amsterdam TB centre envisions a tuberculosis free world

As we mark our calendars for World TB Day, a day to raise awareness of tuberculosis around the world, we highlight the importance of collaboration in the field of TB research.

INTEREST 2020 Recap

INTEREST 2020 closed out the year with a virtual conference highlighting the achievements of young African scientists in the field of HIV.

FAIR DISTRIBUTION OF COVID-19 VACCINES: WHO IS RESPONSIBLE?

The race to produce COVID-19 vaccines is well underway as they first began appearing on the market at the end of 2020. This accomplishment is the result of unprecedented public-private collaborations and significant investment of public funding in the private development of vaccines and therapeutics.

WHAT WE DO

RESEARCH

We conduct collaborative, interdisciplinary research on urgent themes in global health and development: antimicrobial drug resistance, chronic care & aging, the economics of human development, health markets, infectious disease elimination, and urbanization & health.

EDUCATION

We develop and inspire the next generation of global health leaders at undergraduate, post-graduate and professional levels to shape a healthier and more prosperous future for all.

POLICY & COMMUNICATION

We accelerate progress on global health and development objectives by sharing knowledge and insights with global agencies, governments, NGOs, and the scientific community.

PROJECT HIGHLIGHTS

SoNAR-Global

Mobilizing social sciences against infectious threats.

RapidProfiling SARS-CoV-2

Rapid diagnostic profiling of SARS-COV-2 in the context of Persistent Immune Activation in Sub-Saharan Africa

STool4TB

Evaluating a new stool-based QPCR for diagnosis of Tuberculosis in children and people living with HIV