ANNOUNCEMENTS

Chikungunya Virus Repository is available here. The repository contains briefing materials provided to MIDAS, links to important sites, and additional data collected to support modeling efforts. Registered portal users have access to an information forum. Portal Account Requests.

Updated H7N9 Repository is available here. The repository contains briefing materials provided to MIDAS, links to important sites, and additional data collected to support modeling efforts.

Updated Novel Coronavirus Repository is available here. The repository contains briefing materials provided to MIDAS, links to important sites, and additional data collected to support modeling efforts.

Geospatial Area and Information Analyzer (GAIA) is a publicly available visualization and analysis tool designed specifically to accommodate epidemiological research. More information is available at Link.

The MIDAS Presentation Library contains presentations on important concepts and research of interest to the wider MIDAS community.

Epidemic Modeling Faculty positions at the University of Florida. More information is available here.

The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Vaccine and infectious Disease Division, is recruiting for 2 post-doctoral fellows. More information is available here.

Virginia Bioinformatics Institute showcased work done on Computational Epidemiology as a part of MIDAS and other funded projects at the Supercomputing 2013 conference. More information is available here.

University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health "Unlocks Trove of Public Health Data to Help Fight Deadly Contagious Diseases" with the release of the Tycho ® database, a project supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Link to full News Release.

New funding opportunity announcement (FOA) for NIGMS-supported R01 Research Project Grant on Modeling Social Behavior.




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MODELING FOR SCIENCE AND POLICY



Additional links to the video presentation
MIDAS Modeling for Science and Policy Video (Standard Definition)
MIDAS Modeling for Science and Policy Video (High Definition)

PUBLICATIONS

Rodriguez-Barraquer I, Buathong R, Iamsirithaworn S, Nisalak A, Lessler J, Jarman RG, Gibbons RV, Cummings DA.
Revisiting Rayong: Shifting Seroprofiles of Dengue in Thailand and Their Implications for Transmission and Control. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Nov 5.
 
Liu F, Enanoria WT, Ray KJ, Coffee MP, Gordon A, Aragon TJ, Yu G, Cowling BJ, Porco TC
Effect of the one-child policy on influenza transmission in China: a stochastic transmission model. PLoS ONE. 2014. In Press.
 
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