Effective reproduction number for COVID-19 in Aotearoa

Effective reproduction number for COVID-19 in Aotearoa

NEW RESEARCH — LINK TO FULL PDF HERE 22 May 2020   Effective reproduction number for COVID-19 in Aotearoa New Zealand   Executive Summary The effective reproduction number, Reff, is the average number of secondary cases infected by a primary case, a key...
A structured model for COVID-19 spread

A structured model for COVID-19 spread

NEW RESEARCH — LINK TO FULL PDF HERE 15 May 2020   A structured model for COVID-19 spread: Modelling age and healthcare inequities   Executive Summary We develop a structured model to look at the spread of COVID-19 in different groups within the population....
New interactive app simulates COVID-19 spread

New interactive app simulates COVID-19 spread

A New Zealand-specific interactive epidemic simulation app developed by Dr Audrey Lustig, Associate Investigator at Te Pūnaha Matatini, and hosted by the University of Auckland’s Centre for eResearch, has just been released. Called the COVID-19 Take Control...