COVID-19: Data analytics and how to contain the pandemic
Join this virtual talk from Dr. Joseph Wu (Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, HKU) to learn more about the COVID-19 pandemic.
Given what is currently happening around the world, MIT Club of Hong Kong and MIT Node are pleased to co-host a virtual event featuring Professor Dr. Joseph Wu, Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the School of Public Health at the University of Hong Kong, to learn more about COVID-19.
In this short talk, Professor Wu will discuss how cutting-edge data analytics has been developed and applied in real time to nowcast and forecast the spread and severity of the COVID-19 pandemic since its emergence in November 2019. He will then discuss the latest epidemiologic and clinical findings that are crucial for containing and mitigating the pandemic.
Date: April 7, 2020
Q&A: the virtual session allows audience to submit questions to Professor Wu
Meeting ID: Zoom meeting link will be provided 2 days before event date
Please register via eventbrite, join us to learn more on Apr 7. Hope to see you soon after this pandemic.