Prince Leopold Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp

PMNCH constituency

Academic, research and training institute

Focal point

Prof Vincent De Brouwere

Position

Co-head of the Quality & Human Resources Unit, Department of Public Health

Health focus

  • Health systems strengthening
  • Maternal/reproductive health
  • Child health

Priority action area(s)

  • Core package of interventions
  • Knowledge management systems
  • Strengthening human resources

Mission statement

The ITM works with many scientific institutions, governments and organisations all over the world for a long-lasting improvement of health care and disease control in developing countries. The main goals are: To strengthen the rational basis for medical and veterinary healthcare in developing countries. To respond to domestic needs in the field of tropical and import pathology and AIDS.

Additional information

The ITM focus is also on the following issues:

  • Maternal & Neonatal Mortality Reduction Strategies
  • Prevention of Mother To Child Transmission of HIV
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GENERAL INFORMATION

Organization e-mail:

education@itg.be

Full address:

Nationalestraat 155 
2000 Antwerpen

Country:

Belgium

Telephone:

+32 32476286

Number of staff:

N/A

Scope of work:

International

Year established:

1933

WHO Region:

Europe