PANDEMOS is the Public Health Gaming Company. The Netherlands-based company is founded and operated by Transmissible and Grumpy Owl Games. Together, we can offer a unique combination of strong professional experience in public health training, subject matter expertise, and state of the art game design. This makes the content of our games professionally credible, engaging, and fun.
Our game-based learning solutions are for public health organizations that want to improve their workforce’s training.
Transmissible founder Arnold Bosman has years of experience as an educator, trainer and innovator in public health. He has worked with the European Center for Disease Control (ECDC), World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Dutch National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), among others.
Grumpy Owl Games is a multi-disciplinary game development studio and board game publisher with a strong background in Serious Game design and digital and analogue game development. They have released the well-received card game, Untamed: Feral Factions and have several other digital and tabletop titles under development.
The Advisory Board
Pandemos BV has a Board of Advisors consisting of the following members:
- Prof. Donato Greco, former Director WHO Collaborating Centre for Health and Diseases Surveillance, Italy.
- Prof. Vesna Bjegovic-Mikanovic, Vice-Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Belgrade University, past president ASPHER.
- Prof. Jonas Brant, professor of Collective Health in the area of planning and management at the University of Brasilia, Brasil.
- Mr. Aryeh Loeb, director of innovation, Dutch Game Garden, Utrecht, the Netherlands.
The PANDEMOS Advisory Board provides advice to PANDEMOS in the advancement of its objectives and priorities as a creative company supporting game-based training to the benefit of Public Health Professionals worldwide.
The Advisory Board is an independent advisory group to provide guidance and recommendations but not to take responsibility for operational decisions.
The Advisory Board reports to the PANDEMOS Board of Directors as required. The Director of PANDEMOS reports to the Advisory Board on strategic and development matters.
Members of the PANDEMOS Advisory Board are honorary appointments made by the PANDEMOS Board of Directors in consultation with the PANDEMOS Shareholders.