Mission, Vision, Core Values


An international centre of excellence in research, training and practice in tropical and infectious diseases


To influence public health policy, improve the standards of healthcare and be at the centre of control and eradication of tropical and infectious diseases through research, training and practice

Core Values

  • Professional excellence to be hallmark of all our activities and interactions with our stakeholders
  • Strive to abide by the virtues of integrity and meritocracy in all our activities
  • Commitment to the conduct of ethical research at the highest international standards.
  • Believe in equity, fairness and justice for all. In so doing, we recognize the importance of gender equity, minorities, the disabled and other disadvantaged groups