The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

Ill-fated: Tech-savvy biologist makes an ideal host of epidemics MOOC

Digital epidemiologist Marcel Salathe is teaching an online infectious disease course that he designed to be fun, and the knowledge is spreading like a virus.



Read the story in Penn State News.




Marcel Salathé, an assistant professor of biology at Penn State and an adjunct faculty member in computer science and engineering, is a researcher in the Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics and a co-funded faculty member of the Huck Institutes' graduate program in bioinformatics and genomics.