BY DEIRDRE KELLY PHOTOGRAPHY BY CHRIS ROBINSON CONGESTIVE HEART FAILURE is on the rise, and the increase is more rapid in low- and middle-income countries where public health interventions and access to basic medicines have been lacking for years. This is the finding of a new study authored by Nicola Luigi Bragazzi, a biostatistician, epidemiologist and medical […]
April 13, 2021: An Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based algorithm, designed by the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits University) in partnership with York University, iThemba LABS, and the Provincial Government of Gauteng, shows there is a low risk for a third wave of COVID-19 infection in all provinces of South Africa. Jude Kong The algorithm […]
Researchers in York University’s Faculty of Science leading national disease modelling efforts with major funding from Federal government POSTED ON 9 APRIL 2021 Researchers in York University’s Faculty of Science have been awarded federal government funding to lead national disease modelling efforts that will help us better predict, prevent, and respond to emerging infectious disease. The […]
By Joanna Frketich Spectator Reporter April 9, 2021: Research done by York University warns against interruptions to contact tracing, such as Hamilton public health no longer reaching out directly to all close contacts of cases. “To be effective, it needs to happen quickly, widely and without interruption following the initial diagnosis,” says distinguished research professor Jianhong Wu, director […]
Co-op and summer intern opportunity in Economic Analyses and Financial Risk Assessment during COVID-19 Recovery by Advanced Disaster, Emergency and Rapid Response Simulation Initiative (ADERSIM) and the Laboratory for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (LIAM), York University; the Fields-CQAM Laboratory of Mathematics for Public Health (MfPH); in collaboration with Kings Distributed Systems Ltd., and Concentra Bank. […]
Professor Efendiyev received the Highest Distinction Medal from Government of Azerbaijan for his Extraordinary Science Achievement and Serving for the Republic of Azerbaijan.
Two Postdoctoral Fellowships in mathematical/statistical modelling of the COVID-19 pandemic at York University, Canada. Post Doctoral Fellowship Call 2021
Certificate of Appreciation awarded to Dr. Safia Athar for her contribution to the learning lessons held by College of Science- Atmospheric Sciences Department at Mustansriyah Univeristy, in Iraq. Certificcate of Appreciation-Dr. Safia athar
1) Tang B, Xia F, Tang S, Bragazzi NL, Li Q, Sun X, Liang J, Xiao Y, Wu J. The effectiveness of quarantine and isolation determine the trend of the COVID-19 epidemics in the final phase of the current outbreak in China. Int J Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 11. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2020.03.018. 2) Tang B, […]
The effectiveness of quarantine and isolation determine the trend of the COVID-19 epidemics in the final phase of the current outbreak in China.Tang B, Xia F, Tang S, Bragazzi NL, Li Q, Sun X, Liang J, Xiao Y, Wu J. Int J Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 11. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2020.03.018.