Swiss Centre for International Health, Swiss TPH
The Swiss Centre for International Health (SCIH) was established in 1997 and is a service department of the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH). The centre's objective is to strengthen health systems and improve health service delivery – with a particular focus on low and middle income countries. SCIH is a leading provider of global health consulting and project implementation services. It leverages in-house, world class researchers in malaria, tuberculosis, neglected tropical diseases and One Health, and combines state of the art knowledge with industry consulting standards. Additionally, the centre is a WHO Collaborating Centre for Health Technology Management and eHealth. As such, it provides policy guidance and contributes to capacity building in the fields of health informatics and appropriate health technologies.