The Virchow Prize

Towards Health for All


Bärbel Bas

President of the
German Bundestag

High Patron of the
Virchow Prize

© Photograph: German Bundestag / Tobias Koch

The Virchow Prize 2024, same as in 2023 before, will be held under the High Patronage of the President of the German Bundestag (German Parliament), Bärbel Bas.

Under the High Patron, the mission of the international Virchow Prize and its alignment with health-related Sustainable Development Goals within the United Nations 2030 Agenda are endorsed.

2024 is another milestone for the Virchow Foundation for Global Health, awarding the third laureate of the Virchow Prize; continuing to create momentum and raise awareness of global health to achieve “Health for All”.

The Virchow Foundation for Global Health is truly honoured to again award the Virchow Prize under the distinguished recognition of President Bas.

Virchow Prize Dinner

On October 16, 2023, an exclusive Virchow Prize Dinner to honour The Virchow Prize Laureate 2023, Rose Leke, with special presence by High Patron and President of the German Bundestag, Bärbel Bas, was held in the Berlin Global Health Collective. It was an evening marked with engaging conversations and networking which enhances our common understanding of various perspectives and establishes a foundation for potential collaborations and partnerships, driving positive change.

See some memorable moments below.