Nice to hear from our TDMOD member, Jeanette Dawa who was partially funded by TDMODNet in 2016. She has recently published her infleunza vaccine modelling work with the acknowledgement of the support of TDMODNet. “Seasonal influenza vaccination in Kenya: an economic evaluation using dynamic transmission modelling” See detail In her study, Jeanette looked at the design […]
ICTMM2020 postponed to 17-21 August 2021 In the light of public health concerns and uncertainties regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the ICTMM2020 Organizing Committee regrets to postpone the 20th International Congress for Tropical Medicine and Malaria to 17-21 August 2021. All registrations, abstract submissions and sponsors with the Congress are valid and will be transferred automatically […]
About JITMM The Joint International Tropical Medicine Meeting (JITMM) is the largest tropical-medicine conference in Southeast Asia. It aims to provide a platform for researchers and health practitioners from around the world to share and discuss the latest developments and trends in tropical medicine, global health, and infectious diseases. JITMM has been held annually […]
Big Data Institute, Clinical Trial Service Unit & Epidemiological Studies Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford is looking for a postdoc with strong skills in quantitative epidemiology and an interest in doing primary data collection and fieldwork. Please click the link https://tinyurl.com/y3knt7mw for further information.
Our pharmacometrics group is looking for bright and motivated candidates to join our modelling team within the Division of Clinical Pharmacology at the University of Cape Town. Pharmacometrics is an emerging discipline that uses mathematical and statistical tools to quantify drug, disease, and trial information to aid efficient drug development and/or regulatory decisions. It designs […]
Three postdoctoral fellowships (Ph.D. within the last 3 years) are opened within the scope of the research unit “Center for Mathematics and Applications” (CMA), financed by “Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, I.P.” (ref. UIDP/00297/2020 and UIDB/00297/2020). For further details please check the following links: Statistics: http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=124327 Operational Research: http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=showAnuncioOportunities&jobId=124626&idc=1 Mathematical Analysis: http://www.eracareers.pt/opportunities/index.aspx?task=global&jobId=124625
The working groups and their roles are as follows:The Covid-19 International Modelling Consortium (CoMo Consortium) comprises several working groups. Each working group plays a specific role in formulating a mathematical modelling response to help guide policymaking responses to the Covid-19 pandemic. These responses can be tailored to the specific Covid-19 context at a national or […]
Modelling COVID-19 transmission: from data to intervention Zhongwei Jia Zuhong Lu Published:April 01, 2020DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30258-9 The speed and scope of detection of an infectious disease, in particular, timely identification and reporting of a new pathogen, is a major indicator of a country’s ability to control infectious diseases. Findings of the Global Health Security (GHS) index 1 […]