Yorghos Remvikos

 yorghos.remvikos [at] uvsq.fr


Director master 2 - Sciences de la Santé, de l'Environnement, du Territoire et de la Société (SSEnTS)
Professor in Environmental Health


Yorghos remvikos is professor in Environmental Health and manages the Master 2 - Sciences of health, Environment, Territory and Society (Sciences de la Santé, de l'Environnement, du Territoire et de la Société). After years of research on cancer biology, he decided now to dedicate himself to the relation between health and  environmental conditions (physical and social ones). He developed a teaching program towards the French-speaking countries from the South. Through the health, as an important well-being component, he addresses the development of communities in interaction with their environmental conditions. The adaptation to climate changes is addressed through the issue of flood resilience.


  • 1984 - 1985: Master of Advanced Studies - Molecular Pharmacology, Paris VI
  • 1986 - 1996: Institut Curie ( interface between research and clinic)
  • 1996 - 2006: Scientific and technical consultant
  • 2001 - 2004: Faculté de Médecine de Saint-Antoine
  • 2004 - 2008: Consultant​ for ROCHE SA 
  • 2005 - Present: Professor in Environmental Health, University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines


Last revision: May 2014