The Institut Pasteur and the Cnam have pooled their expertise to create the School of Public Health. Courses offered by the Cnam (biostatistics, economics, health law, analysis of the politics of health, non-infectious health risks) are complemented by instruction from the Institut Pasteur (epidemiology, infectious health risks), which together constitute an educational experience of the highest caliber - and one that is solidly anchored in the professional world.

A diverse student body with numerous opportunities

Auditeurs en coursDoctors, veterinarians, pharmacists, workers at NGOs and international organizations, development specialists, personnel in the agricultural and pharmaceutical industries, chemists, local government workers, health engineers, geographers, hospital administrators, economists, sociologists ... the diversity of profiles and experiences of the student body allows for enriching exchanges and reinforces synergy among the skills acquired . [...]
The specialized Master's program in public health, accredited by the Conférence des Grandes écoles (CGE), can attest to expertise in a broad range of disciplines:
  • history of public health,
  • epidemiology: measuring risk, different types of epidemiological studies, detecting the most common sources of bias
  • statistical tools for analyzing biomedical data: describing variables, testing hypotheses, comparing groups, predictive models, multivariate analyses
  • micro- and macro-economics, law, sociology
  • health policies
  • quantitative evaluation