DDDSM - Digital Disease Detection using Social Media
Send an Email
Send a copy to yourself
Subscribe for updates
Thank you! Please check your email and confirm the newsletter subscription.
Your subscription was updated
It seems that you have already subscribed to this list.
Click here to update your profile.
"If 50% of Australians became infected that's 492,000 to 738,000 people dying, over 3 million people needing a hospital bed and over 1 million people needing an ICU bed." Prof Raina MacIntyre on what the
could mean for Australia.
06:21AM Feb 25
"While recent rains have been helpful, the drought probably won’t break." Climate scientists explain why a phenomenon called the Indian Ocean Dipole is to blame for Australia's severe, prolonged
05:19AM Feb 25
"Reconsider your travel plans to highly affected areas - it's not a good idea to go on a cruise to Asia at this time. And it's always good to wash your hands." - Prof Raina MacIntyre, Global Biosecurity head
on precautions to take around
09:59PM Feb 24
"At the moment the focus is on preventing an epidemic from taking off in the community... If a pandemic is declared in Australia, we move to mitigation, to minimising illness and death toll." UNSW's Prof Raina MacIntyre on last night's
09:53PM Feb 24
and a state of unease. What is the virus, how are countries responding?
05:19AM Feb 15
Coronavirus: Robust kids may still carry disease .The frequency of infection with
in children is similar to that in adults but they don’t manifest with severe clinical illness in the way that adults do - Dr Raina MacIntyre
07:32PM Feb 14
Is closing borders to people travelling from China the right move to stop
11:38PM Feb 05
Why the New
(Mostly) Spares Children Children can be either asymptomatically infected or have very mild infection, said Dr. Raina MacIntyre, an epidemiologist
who has been studying the spread of the new coronavirus.
11:00PM Feb 05