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Studies Needed to Address Public Health Challenges of the 2009 H1N1 Influenza Pandemic: Insights from Modeling

  • Maria D. Van Kerkhove mail,

    m.vankerkhove@imperial.ac.uk

    Affiliation: MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

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  • Tommi Asikainen,

    Affiliation: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

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  • Niels G. Becker,

    Affiliation: National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia

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  • Steven Bjorge,

    Affiliation: World Health Organization

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  • Jean-Claude Desenclos,

    Affiliation: Institut de Veille Sanitaire, Saint Maurice, France

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  • Thais dos Santos,

    Affiliation: World Health Organization

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  • Christophe Fraser,

    Affiliation: MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

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  • Gabriel M. Leung,

    Affiliation: Food and Health Bureau, Government of Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong SAR

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  • Marc Lipsitch,

    Affiliation: Center for Communicable Disease Dynamics and Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

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  • Ira M. Longini Jr,

    Affiliations: Center for Statistics and Quantitative Infectious Disease (CSQUID), Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Institute, Hutchinson Research Center, Seattle, Washington, United States of America, Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, School of Public Health, Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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  • Emma S. McBryde,

    Affiliation: Victorian Infectious Diseases Service, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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  • Cathy E. Roth,

    Affiliation: World Health Organization

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  • David K. Shay,

    Affiliation: Influenza Division, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Derek J. Smith,

    Affiliations: Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, Erasmus Medical Center, Department of Virology, Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

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  • Jacco Wallinga,

    Affiliations: National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Centre for Infectious Disease Control, Bilthoven, The Netherlands, University Medical Center Utrecht, Division Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, Utrecht, The Netherlands

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  • Peter J. White,

    Affiliations: MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, United Kingdom, Modelling and Economics Unit, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, London, United Kingdom

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  • Neil M. Ferguson,

    Affiliation: MRC Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Imperial College London, United Kingdom

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  • Steven Riley,

    Affiliation: School of Public Health and Department of Community Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR

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  • for the WHO Informal Network for Mathematical Modelling for Pandemic Influenza H1N1 2009 (Working Group on Data Needs)
  • Published: June 01, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000275

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