Prof. Dr. Marcel Tanner

Secretary General
Dr. Lukas Meier

Conditions of participation


Nominees should be individuals who are broadly recognised as outstanding achievers in the field of tropical disease sciences or global/public health and who are still developing their scientific career.

Nominees can be from a group, university or company that maintains close relations with the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH) or to the nominator.



Senior scientists and global/public health specialists who are faculty members of Swiss TPH or of institutions that had or maintain close scientific collaboration with Swiss TPH are eligible to put forward candidates.



The deadline for submitting nominations is end of August 2020.

To nominate a candidate please use our proposal form here.