Understanding Zika Virus With a MOOC

The Centre Virchow-Villermé developed with Aline Philibert (University of Montreal) the MOOC “In the footstep of Zika… approaching the unknown”. Aiming at facilitating the understanding of the stakes around ZIKA virus, it will rely on...   Read More


The Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin developed with the Professor Suzanne Babich (Indiana University – Purdue Univerity) the comprehensive MOOC “The Science of Global Health implementation”. The aim of this course is to provide...   Read More

MOOC Climate Change & Health – A course for understanding the health stakes of climate change

The Centre Virchow-Villermé developed with the Professor Rainer Sauerborn (University of Heidelberg) the comprehensive MOOC “Climate change and Health”. Aimed at explaining the links in between climate and health, it will review issues such as...   Read More

Le projet de Fabrique #MOOClive Virchow-Villermé lauréat de l’appel à projet Idefi-N (ANR)

Le projet #MOOCLive porté par l’Université Paris Descartes – Centre Virchow-Villermé de Santé Publique Paris-Berlin, initiative conjointe de l’Université Sorbonne Paris Cité et de la Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin a été noté A+, le plaçant deuxième...   Read More

Perspective COP21: Three MOOCs Dedicated to „Climate Change and Health“ Being Developed at the Centre Virchow-Villermé

Professor Rainer Sauerborn, Chair of Public Health at the Heidelberg University, is currently preparing three MOOCs dedicated to climate change and health. These MOOCs are produced with the technical support of the CVV team and come timely...   Read More

A Mapping of Existing MOOCs for Clinical Epidemiologists to be conducted at the Centre Virchow-Villermé

As increasing demands on health care services are posing new challenges to practicing physicians worldwide, physicians and health care workers have to extend existing and develop new competencies in various domains of their profession. Clinical...   Read More

MOOCs in the Higher Education Landscape

The Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin (CVV), one of the European pioneers among academic institutions in the production of MOOCs has launched four courses since January 2014 on the French national MOOC platform (FUN:...   Read More

MOOC on the Anthropological Demography of Health

Dr. Philip Kreager, is Director of the Fertility and Reproductive Studies Group, School of Anthropology,and Senior Research Fellow in Human Sciences, Somerville College in the University of Oxford. With the help of the educational staff...   Read More

Centre Virchow-Villermé Young Researchers: projects overview

Leona Kirchner, Katharina Klenk and Paula Marin joined the Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin (CVV) during the spring as Public Health Research interns. Their projects are covering a wide range of public health issues. Overview.  Benchmark of...   Read More

2ème édition du MOOC « La bombe démographique est-elle désamorcée ? »

  Yves Charbit, professeur de démographie à l’Université Paris Descartes relance le 11 mai prochain son MOOC « La bombe démographique est-elle désamorcée ? », qui propose de fournir des éléments de réponses à la baisse de la...   Read More