With the help of the intervention of faculty members and international experts, this MOOC explores the recent Zika phenomenon, a previously rare benign virus that recently turned unexpectedly into the limelight when on the 1st of February 2016 it was declared by the WHO as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern.
As this outbreak is still ongoing and under close investigation, this MOOC has the opportunity to be an open learning experience that will follow the marked developments and new discoveries over time. This MOOC will bring you to the heart of the Zika outbreak and invite you to this adventure in uncharted territories.
You will find a number of interviews with distinguished Professors and specialists, as well as quizes, debate questions and recommended readings, videos and web links to help you better understand the Zika phenomenon.
This course is in English with English, French, English, Portuguese (Brazilian) and Spanish subtitles