Predicting the Futures of Global Health

PREDICTING THE FUTURES OF GLOBAL HEALTH Hosted by the Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development & the Joep Lange Institute   Tuesday 31 October 2023 Location: Theatre 5, Nieuwe Universiteitsgebouw, De Boelelaan 1111, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands Big data and rapid developments in data…

Call for Abstracts 2023

Call for Abstracts Interdisciplinary Masterclass in Global Health and Development: ‘Predicting the Futures of Global Health’ Masterclass Dates: 7 & 9 November 2023 // Deadline for Abstracts: 29 September 2023 Led by the Amsterdam Institute for Global Health and Development and the Joep Lange Institute…

Obituary: Dr. Anja van ‘t Hoog

We are mourning the passing of Dr. Anja van ‘t Hoog, our former colleague at AIGHD. An accomplished and celebrated physician, epidemiologist, and a global health professional through and through, Anja was active in a wide scope of activities which led her to provide key contributions…



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.


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.


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




Mobilizing social sciences against infectious threats.

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RapidProfiling SARS-CoV-2

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

Secondary tuberculosis in lungs and close-up view of Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria, 3D illustration


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