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LIAM is co-leading a $3M national network on Mathematics for Public Health (MfPH)

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 […]

Hamilton’s contact tracing criticized by York University researchers

     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

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. […]

Papers

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, […]

New research

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.