Participatory syndromic surveillance as a tool for tracking COVID-19 in Bangladesh

Author(s): Ayesha S Mahmud, Anir Chowdhury, Ramiz Uddin, Kawsar Hossain Sojib, Shayan Chowdhury, Md. Tanvir Quader, Sangita Paul, Md. Sheikh Saidy, Kenth Engo-Monsen, Caroline O BuckeeJournal: medRxiv September 2020
Limitations in laboratory diagnostic capacity and reporting delays have hampered efforts to mitigate and control the ongoing coronavirus disease 2019…

Incorporating human mobility data improves forecasts of Dengue fever in Thailand

Author(s): Mathew V Kiang, Mauricio Santillana, Jarvis T Chen, Jukka-Pekka Onnela, Nancy Krieger, Kenth Engo-Monsen, Nattwut Ekapirat, Darin Areechokchai, Richard Maude, Caroline O BuckeeJournal: medRxiv July 2020
Over 390 million people worldwide are infected with dengue fever each year. In the absence of an effective vaccine for…