On December 10th, we hosted the first online Trial Guidance Methodology Practitioner Workshop. Over 40 participants from ten European countries jointly worked on current challenges in Crisis Management and Civil Protection, laying the foundation for a series of STAMINA trial events to come.
EPIPREDICT: User-oriented Extension and Automation of Agent-based Software for Pathogen-specific Modelling of Epidemics
Due to our globalized and ever-more connected world, infectious diseases spread wider and faster than ever before. Especially in wake of the 2020 Sars-Cov-2 pandemic, it becomes clear that such diseases can rise from very few cases to a global thread within days. While there are numerous epidemiological prediction models, most of them follow a macroscopic approach to approximate overall infections or case fatalities.