Physics Colloquium: Monitoring Disease Outbreaks, Including the Dynamics of COVID-19

This webinar will feature Mauricio Santillana and be hosted by Northeastern University's College of Science.Learn more about the event here. Join here. "Abstract: I will describe data-driven machine learning methodologies that leverage Internet-based information from search engines, Twitter microblogs, crowd-sourced disease surveillance systems, electronic medical records, and weather information to successfully monitor and forecast disease outbreaks in multiple locations around the globe in near real-time. I will present how these…

Covid-19: What we’ve learned about the pandemic and what we keep forgetting

This hybrid seminar will feature William Hanage and be hosted by the Harvard Microbial Sciences Initiative. Harvard affiliates may attend in-person at Classroom Geo 375 (Peabody Museum). Learn more about the event here. Register here. "Abstract: The Covid-19 pandemic has been the most acute global infectious disease emergency in living memory. While it has upended societies and led to more than 600,000 deaths (and counting) in the United States alone,…

From Data to Medicine

This event will feature Michael Mina and be hosted by Longwood Healthcare Leaders. Learn more about the conference here. A fee is required to attend. Dr. Mina will be co-presenting with Paul Schimmel, Professor, Cell & Molecular Biology, Scripps. "The Longwood Healthcare Leaders meeting, October 4-5, 2021, is centered on Harvard Medical School via webconference with leading biopharma CEOs, heads of R&D, top academic researchers, and healthcare investors. These meetings are…

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COVID-19 Response: Celebrating the Contributions by Emory Graduate Students

This webinar will feature Michael Mina and be hosted by Emory University. Learn more and register here. “Abstract: This symposium is designed to recognize the many contributions from Emory graduate students to the pandemic response. Oral and poster presentations highlighting the COVID-related research conducted by Emory graduate students will be featured. The symposium includes Drs. Carlos del Rio, MD (Emory University) and Michael Mina, MD, PhD (Harvard University) as keynote…

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Pandemic Update: Vaccines, Children, Equity and More.

This webinar will feature Bill Hanage and be hosted jointly by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and NPR. Learn more here. Register here. "Join us for a timely update on COVID-19 vaccines for children, as well as other pressing issues impacting the course of the pandemic: What do we need to know about vaccinating younger children given the recent emergency use authorization for kids 5 to 11…

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COVID-testing: How to make the most out of a potentially powerful public health tool

This webinar will feature Michael Mina and be hosted by the German-American Business Council of Boston. Learn more about the event here. "Abstract: As air and land borders are opening again and families are planning to get together in person this holiday season, we are going to discuss COVID-testing as a public health tool, and one that may be critically underutilized in this phase of the pandemic. Currently, in the…