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Not so long ago, it was almost guaranteed that you would die of an infectious disease. In fact, had you been born just 150 years ago, your chances of dying of an infectious disease before you've reached the tender age of 5 would have been extremely high. Since then, science has come a long way in understanding infectious diseases - what they are, how they spread, and how they can be prevented. But diseases like HIV/AIDS, Malaria, Tuberculosis, or the flu are still major killers worldwide, and novel emerging diseases are a constant threat to public health. In addition, the bugs are evolving. Antibiotics, our most potent weapon against bacterial infections, are losing their power because the bacteria are becoming resistant. In this course, we'll explore the major themes of infectious diseases dynamics. After we’ve covered the basics, we'll be looking at the dynamics of the flu, and why we're worried about flu pandemics. We'll be looking at the dynamics of childhood diseases such as measles and whooping cough, which were once considered almost eradicated, but are now making a comeback. We'll explore Malaria, and use it as a case study of the evolution of drug resistance. We'll even be looking at social networks - how diseases can spread from you to your friends to your friends' friends, and so on. And of course we’ll be talking about vaccination too. We’ll also be talking about how mobile phones, social media and crowdsourcing are revolutionizing disease surveillance, giving rise to a new field of digital epidemiology. And yes, we will be talking about Zombies - not human zombies, but zombie ants whose brains are hijacked by an infectious fungus. We're looking forward to having you join us for an exciting course!...

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DA

2022年1月24日

Considero que es un excelente curso para introducirse al área de la epidemiología, ya sea para profesionales del área de la salud o personas que quieran tener un conocimiento general del tema.

DB

2016年4月22日

Can't fault this course at all and nor would I want to. Very interesting, brilliantly presented and the range of experts really enhanced it. It was engaging and made me keen to find out more.

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by Angiefrasa

2020年2月4日

Excellent course , thanks

by Kateryn E

2017年8月23日

Very interesting course.

by gaobinn@yahoo.com

2017年4月5日

neat course by nice team

by Kesmic A J

2016年6月12日

This was a great course!

by Abhishek S

2016年3月11日

Very informative course.

by Paulo G M L

2020年10月14日

Pretty good course !!!!

by Daniel V

2020年8月29日

the course is very good

by Winston A W

2020年11月20日

Excellent, thank you.

by Hoor R

2016年1月30日

interesting course

by Yamileth M M

2015年9月21日

Excelent course!!!

by Samah M L M A N

2020年6月17日

Excellent, thanks

by Gunter K

2020年6月5日

It was well done.

by Nanpan I

2020年1月30日

Very informative!

by Eric D

2017年12月8日

Excellent course!

by Ugly D

2016年1月6日

Fantastic Course!

by Aniebonam M K

2020年9月6日

Very good course

by josue d s c

2020年7月14日

fantastic course

by Drpiyush k

2020年5月22日

Excellent course

by Apoorva V

2020年3月18日

Excellent course

by José L C H

2016年5月21日

Excelent course!

by Ankita p

2021年2月13日

awesome course

by PUJARI S S 1

2020年5月16日

Amazing course

by Dickson A

2018年8月22日

Great Course !

by LΣΛΠΔRΘ

2020年7月24日

Great course!

by Rosa A

2020年7月7日

Great Course!