Spreading of infectious agents and risk assessment

Epidemiology and Public Health

This four-week course is for physicians, pharmacists, veterinarians, scientists and engineers who want to specialize in the relationships between infectious agents, their hosts and the environment.

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Institut Pasteur
January 13 - February 7, 2020
September 15, 2019
In French


Institut Pasteur Diploma
Credits for Public health Pasteur-CNAM Master
University diploma Paris Diderot

The different modes of transmission of infectious agents, the eco-epidemiological consequences of changes in their environments related to human activities and the principles of surveillance and prevention of infectious diseases for which they are responsible are presented. Epidemiological situations, chosen from infectious diseases, are developed in a multidisciplinary perspective.

Applications are evaluated by the Course Committee.


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Antoine Gessain

Unité d’Epidémiologie et physiopathologie des virus oncogènes

Institut Pasteur


Marc Savey

Agence nationale de sécurité sanitaire de l’alimentation, de l’environnement et du travail (Anses)

4 semaines
Members of the Course committee

J.-C. Desenclos (Santé Publique France),

O. Dussurget (Université de Paris),

A. Fontanet (Institut Pasteur),

A. Gessain (Institut Pasteur),

M. Lucas-Hourani (Institut Pasteur),

S. Malot (Institut Pasteur),

V. Ponticelli (Institut Pasteur),

F. Rodhain (Institut Pasteur),

M. Sala (Institut Pasteur),

M. Savey (Agence Nationale de Sécurité Sanitaire de l'Alimentation, de l'Environnement et du Travail - Anses),

H. Waxin (Institut Pasteur).

* Représentants des Universités

(certaines conférences peuvent être en anglais)

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