This is the program for the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Activity Details

480 * Wed, 8/4/2010, 8:30 AM - 10:20 AM CC-202 (West)
Infectious Disease Epidemiology — Contributed Papers
Section on Statistics in Epidemiology
Chair(s): Youngju Pak, University of Missouri-Columbia
8:35 AM Statistical Analysis of Data from Early Stage of Pandemic Influenza A(H1N1) 2009 Shenghai Zhang, Public Health Agency of Canada
8:50 AM Age-Specific Differences in the Epidemic Curves for Influenza A Virus: Do School Children Drive the Spread of Influenza Epidemics? Dena Lynn Schanzer, Public Health Agency of Canada
9:05 AM Estimation of an Epidemic Curve During an Outbreak: A Classification Approach Elaine O. Nsoesie, Virginia Tech ; Richard Beckman, Virginia Tech ; Madhav Marathe, Virginia Tech
9:20 AM A Simulation-Based Improvement Thomas H. Taylor, Jr., CDC ; Melissa Lewis, CDC ; Elizabeth R. Zell, CDC
9:35 AM Cluster Detection Using Scan Statistics and Risk Factors for Encephalitis from West Nile Virus Infection Sarah Baraniuk, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston ; Kristy Murray, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
9:50 AM Comparisons of Estimates of Influenza- and Respiratory Syncytial Virus-Associated Hospitalizations Hong Zhou, CDC/AREF ; William Thompson, CDC ; Cecile Viboud, National Institutes of Health ; Corinne Ringholz, National Institutes of Health/Analytic Services Inc. ; Claudia Steiner, AHRQ ; Lynnette Brammer, CDC ; Glen Abedi, CDC ; Larry Anderson, CDC ; David Shay, CDC
10:05 AM Modeling Hepatitis Delta Virus Viral Dynamics with and Without Antiviral Therapy Bruno C. De Sousa, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine ; Celso Cunha, Institute of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

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