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SIDP 2022 Annual Business Meeting

2022 19 Oct

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WSPID 2022

2022 22 Feb

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2021 SIDP Business Meeting and Lecture Series

2021 06 Nov

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World Congress on Infectious Diseases 2021

2021 09 Sep

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Explaining Linear COVID-19 Spread

2020 27 Aug

During the initial wave of the COVID-19 contagion, many countries recorded infection curves that were linear for extended time periods. This linear growth over an extended time interval is in contrast to the S-shaped curves expected from standard epidemiological models.   You might also like: Mobility, Connectivity and Pandemics of Modern... Read more

Tragedy of COVID-19

2020 03 Aug

Adaora Okoli is a medical doctor working to strengthen health systems in low-income communities and achieve equitable access to health for all. In 2014, she contracted the Ebola Virus Disease while treating a patient in Nigeria and had to fight for her own life. Since then she has been an advocate for survivors, universal health coverage and global... Read more

COVID-19 Total Antibody Test from Ortho Clinical Diagnostics Receives CE Mark

2020 12 May

- Ortho’s COVID-19 total antibody test receives CE Mark  -Ortho’s total antibody test may be used as aid in diagnosis and to support decisions for getting people back to work -The test offers excellent performance, with 100 percent specificity and sensitivity -Ortho began shipping its antibody test to customers in highly impacted geographies and plans... Read more

Crisis Communication: Challenges, Priorities and Perspectives

2020 11 May

Summary: Communication during a crisis is always a challenge and even more so with the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. A group of experts from Ghent University in Belgium talked to about the elements of a communication strategy, workflow arrangements and adjustments required in critical times and the ways of how... Read more

Annual meeting on Infectious Diseases, Microbiology & Beneficial Microbes

2020 13 May