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RKI’s 125th Anniversary: Video Greetings From International Partners and Friends

In 2016, the Robert Koch Institute celebrates its 125th anniversary. One of the highlights is the public health symposium on June 30th and July 1st 2016 – which is exactly 125 years after the institute’s founding in 1891. The symposium deals with actual public health topics and offers a glance at RKI’s future tasks. Here, you can watch video greetings RKI received from international partners and friends.


Prof. Dr. Christian Bréchot | President of Institut Pasteur, Paris


Dr. Tom Frieden | Director of Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta


Prof. Dr. Kiyotaka Fujii | Chairman of Board of Trustees of the Kitasato Institute, Tokyo
Prof. Dr. Hirosuke Kobayashi | President of the Kitasato University, Tokyo
Prof. Dr. Satoshi Omura | Former Chairman of Board of Trustees of the Kitasato Institute, Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, 2015

Date: 01.07.2016