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“Fostering Open Science in Global Health – the case of datasharing in Public Health Emergenices“ overview of the CVV Workshop at the World Health Summit

On October 10 2016 the Centre Virchow-Villermé hosted a workshop on “Fostering Open Science in Global Health – the case of datasharing in Public Health Emergenices”. Featuring a diverse panel with representatives from different fields and...   Read More

The Gender Challenge of Zika

A few weeks ago, the World Health Organization declared that the recent cluster of microcephaly cases and other neurological disorders reported in regions where the Zika virus is emerging constitutes a “Public Health Emergency of...   Read More

First CVV’s Young Researchers Scientific Seminar

On December 10th the Centre Virchow-Villermé opened its doors at the Paris office for the very first young researchers networking event. Only two days before the end of COP21 where the historical climate-agreement was reached,...   Read More

Climate Change, Health and Communication: how to raise awareness? – A Franco-German workshop to be held on September 10th

On September 10th 2015, the Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin (CVV) in Paris in collaboration with the Institute of Public Health (University of Heidelberg) will welcome Franco-German experts and researchers from diverse fields –...   Read More

Summary of the 3rd French-German Workshop: „Global Health Strategies of France and Germany in the area of communicable and non-communicable diseases“

The third workshop organized by the Centre Virchow-Villermé for Public Health Paris-Berlin (CVV) on May 12th 2015 focused on the challenges of communicable and non-communicable diseases (CDs and NCDs), including : addressing the commitment to fight...   Read More

Climate change and diet – Why Should our Dietary Habits Matter?

Climate change has been recognised as the biggest global health threat of the 21st century. Several health consequences of a changing climate have been identified with a high degree of certainty and will increase if...   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

Save the date : World Health Summit 2015, October 11-13, Federal Foreign Office Berlin

From October 11 to October 13, 2015, more than 1,200 experts from over 80 countries will be meeting up for the seventh time to develop novel solutions to the world’s most pressing health challenges. This year’s...   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

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

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