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What’s behind the surge in measles cases?
What’s behind the surge in measles cases?
June 18, 2024
Measles are on the rise again. Countries across the globe are facing new outbreaks and in Belgium, Sciensano is calling on all adults to check their vaccination status and be mindful of the symptoms. What’s driving this new surge in cases?
The impact of preventing disease morbidity on overall health outcomes | NEW PAPER
The impact of preventing disease morbidity on overall health outcomes | NEW PAPER
May 3, 2024
Our latest findings published in BMC Public Health discuss the importance of considering various outcomes, beyond just preventing severe disease and mortality, when formulating COV...
Gains and losses combining outputs from multiple models  |  NEW PAPER
Gains and losses combining outputs from multiple models | NEW PAPER
April 24, 2024
New collaborative work on balancing information gains and losses when collecting outputs from multiple epidemic models is published in Epidemics. During outbreaks like COVID-19,...