Epidemiology Professor Uses Mathematical Models To Forecast Zika’s Spread

When insight into the impact of an emerging infectious disease is limited, using statistical equations known as phenomenological models can be an accurate way of forecasting the disease’s transmission pattern, according to a recent study led by a mathematical epidemiology expert at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

During the study, researchers… more »

Professor Wins Fulbright To Expand Research Into Alcohol Harm In Uganda

Dr. Monica Swahn, a professor of Epidemiology & Biostatistics at the School of Public Health at Georgia State University, has been selected for a Fulbright Fellowship to build on her research into the harms caused by alcohol use among youth in Uganda.

Makerere University’s School of Public Health will… more »