The demand for inpatient and ICU beds for COVID-19 in the US: Lessons from Chinese cities

Authors: Ruoran Li 1; Caitlin Rivers 2; Qi Tan 3,4; Megan B Murray 3; Eric Toner 2; Marc Lipsitch 1 1. Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA 2. Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security and the Department of Environmental Health and Engineering, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA 3. Department of Global Health and…

Join us for a talk by Dr. Gili Regev-Yochay of Sheba Medical Center

Join us for a discussion by Dr. Gili Regev-Yochay, MD, MS in partnership with the Department of Epidemiology’s Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics. Dr. Gili Regev-Yochay is a visiting researcher collaborating with Marc Lipsitch, Professor of Epidemiology and the Director of CCDD. She is the Director of the Infection Prevention and Control Unit at Sheba Medical Center in Ramat-Gan, Israel. Event will take place on Tuesday, January 14th from 11:30-1PM…

Two CCDD Postdocs get Faculty positions

Congratulations to CCDD Postdocs Robyn Lee and Ayesha Mahmud for moving on to the next phase in their career! Robyn will join University of Toronto Dalla Lana School of Public Health as Faculty. Ayesha will join UC Berkeley Demography Department as Assistant Professor! Wishing you all the best!

Caroline Buckee receives Alice Hamilton Award

Congratulations to Dr. Caroline Buckee, associate professor of epidemiology and associate director of the Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics for receiving the 2019 Alice Hamilton Award for her work using big data and mathematical models to study the spread of infectious diseases. The award honors the memory of Alice Hamilton, a pioneer in the fields of toxicology and occupational health and the first woman appointed to the faculty at Harvard…