Science Matters: Let’s Talk About COVID-19

Science Matters: Let’s Talk About COVID-19
https://www.coursera.org/learn/covid-19/lecture/9jHHk/prof-neil-ferguson-covid-19-situation-report-march-9th

2:37 mitigating an epidemic: allowed to run its course
until it stops because it runs out of people, and develops herd immunity

half of the population gets immunity

regardless of the particular strategies adopted: major dislocating social changes

https://www.coursera.org/learn/global-disease-masterclass-communicable

Foundations of Public Health Practice: Health Protection
https://www.coursera.org/learn/health-protection
This course is part of the Foundations of Public Health Practice Specialization

Report 4: Severity of 2019-novel coronavirus (nCoV)
February 10, 2020
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida- fellowships/Imperial-College-2019-nCoV-severity-10-02-2020.pdf

Report 3: Transmissibility of 2019-nCoV – Imperial College London
January 25, 2020
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida- fellowships/Imperial-College-COVID19-transmissibility-25-01-2020.pdf

Estimating the potential total number of novel Coronavirus cases in …
January 22, 2020
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/media/imperial-college/medicine/sph/ide/gida-fellowships/Imperial-College-COVID19-update-epidemic-size-22-01-2020.pdf

Assessing the severity of the novel influenza A/H1N1 pandemic
BMJ 2009; 339 (Published 14 July 2009)
https://www.bmj.com/content/339/bmj.b2840

https://www.coursera.org/learn/epidemics/supplement/XHxry/glossary-of-terms

https://www.coursera.org/learn/epidemics/supplement/kkijA/module-overview

07:00 modelers have suggested anything from 3 to 18 months
March 24, 2020
https://www.wsj.com/podcasts/the-journal/why-there-no-toilet-paper-answers-to-your-coronavirus-questions/a7365dde-89b7-47d1-889b-b5dc98d34750
the Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Greg Poland

The Coronavirus Cash Crisis
March 23, 2020
https://www.wsj.com/podcasts/the-journal/the-coronavirus-cash-crisis/79C4871A-2B4A-423F-BB26-41C7181EFE64

Medical professionals dealing with COVID-19
ABC News. March 26, 2020

https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-03-29/coronavirus-public-health-officers-sick-showing-signs-of-stress

Estimating actual COVID 19 cases (novel corona virus infections) in an area based on deaths
March 14, 2020
Khan Academy