About ASTMH

Vision:

A world free of tropical infectious diseases.

Mission Statement:

The American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, founded in 1903, is the largest international scientific organization of experts dedicated to reducing the worldwide burden of tropical infectious diseases and improving global health. We accomplish this through generating and sharing scientific evidence, informing health policies and practices, fostering career development, recognizing excellence, and advocating for investment in tropical medicine/global health research.

Centennial Celebration Address

Read the ASTMH 52nd Annual Meeting Centennial Celebration Address by Donald S. Burke, MD, in pdf format.

View the slides from ASTMH 52nd Annual Meeting Centennial Celebration Address by Donald S. Burke, MD.

Presidential Addresses

Links to available text copies and video recordings of Society President addresses at the Annual Meeting are available on this page.