Each year, our medical doctors vaccinate tens of thousands of travellers, and provide care to those who return ill. We share our travel advice with patients, doctors and organisations.
We develop and validate diagnostic tests for infectious diseases and run clinical trials to and new or better medication. Thirteen ITM laboratories are recognised as national or international reference centres.
ITM’s policlinic is home to the largest national reference centre for the diagnosis, treatment and care of HIV/AIDS, as well as a low-threshold Helpcenter for sexual health care.
Tropical Disease Ward at the Antwerp University Hospital
Our hospital ward is an integral part of the Antwerp University Hospital and is under the supervision of ITM’s medical staff.