Tags: infectious disease

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  1. 6-016-PandemicModeling-ModelingScenario

    17 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Jue Wang

    The recent coronavirus outbreak has infected millions of people worldwide and spread to over 200 countries. How can we use differential equations to study the spread of coronavirus?


  2. 6-045-CholeraTranmission-ModelingScenario

    16 May 2022 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Urmi Ghosh-Dastidar

    New York City College of Technology, Brooklyn NY USA

    During the project described here, the students will learn how to solve and address a practical problem such as cholera transmission using various mathematical tools.


  3. Science and Society: Integrating Historical Science Materials Into an Undergraduate Biology Course

    30 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Shelley D. Copley*1, Sean Babbs1, Barbara Losoff1

    University of Colorado Boulder

    Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education (American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2011) stresses the importance of fostering an understanding of the relationship between...


  4. Modeling Strep Throat Detection, Infection, and Spread Using an SIR Model and the Vensim Simulation Software

    29 Aug 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Robert A. Kurt1, Chun Wai Liew1

    Lafayette College

    The overarching goal of this lesson is to provide students with an opportunity to gain experience making and using biological models. Biological modeling can be used to investigate complex,...


  5. Ecology of Infectious Disease: Data Mining the National Notifiable Diseases Surveillance System (NNDSS) for Ecological Patterns

    24 Jun 2021 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By M. Caitlin Fisher-Reid

    Bridgewater State University

    How to use publicly available infection case data to teach ecology and evolution of human infectious diseases.


  6. BSL-4: Authorized Personnel Only

    17 Aug 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Nicole Anthony

    Biological Sciences, Toronto District School Board

    National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science resource on the 2014 Ebola epidemic. This resource is also included in the NIBLSE Learning Resource Collection


  7. SIR BuildIt

    03 Apr 2020 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s):

    By Anton E Weisstein

    Truman State University

    An introduction to epidemiological models using interactive Excel worksheets