Marcel Salathé with Moocdemic game

Marcel Salathé with Moocdemic game

Marcel Salathé sitting with Moocdemic game on iPad screen

Digital epidemiologist Marcel Salathé combined his biology and computer programming background to design Penn State’s first science MOOC and Moocdemic, a location-based epidemic simulation game that can be played on a smartphone.

Image: Michelle Bixby