Symposium 110 years NVTG: From Tropical Medicine to Global Health

NVTG symposium 2017

On Friday the 9th of June 2017 the yearly NVTG symposium will take place in Amsterdam.

Title: From Tropical Medicine to Global Health

Location: KIT, Amsterdam
Organisers: Netherlands Society of Tropical Medicine and International Health (NVTG), Uniting Streams (US), Tropical Doctors in Training (TROIE)

For this symposium accreditation will be requested.

More information will be available soon.

Eijkman Medaille
At the end of this symposium the ‘Stichting het Eijkman Medaillefonds’ aims to honour a leading expert in Tropical Medicine by awarding this person with an ‘Eijkman medal’. Further information about nominations will soon be available from us and the webpage of the foundation.


At the closure of the symposium day 'Health of People on the Move', October 28th, 2016, all participants acclaimed a statement with four points of action to be taken by the Dutch Governement and the field.