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Measles in Nakivale Refugee Camp: Epidemiology in Action


In the spring of 2000, the Nakivale Refugee Camp in Southwestern Uganda experienced a serious outbreak of measles. Factors such as movement of populations, social interactions, and low immunization levels influenced this outbreak. Model the spread of measles in the population and assess the impact of these factors with the Epidemiology program.

  • explore factors that may have contributed to a measles outbreak at a refugee camp


Topic(s): Epidemiology


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Epidemiology App
Install Info-Epidem(Measles.pdf
Keating-Measles.pdf
Measles-Epidemiology.pdf
 

 

 

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