Application of big data for covid-19 response in Kenya

Application of big data for covid-19 response in Kenya

KEMRI

KEMRI
K N H, Mbagathi Road, Nairobi

60 Mins

English Site

Online

Course Overview

 

This course is a production of a recent live webinar held on 27th July 2020 by KEMRI which is intended for clinicians and other healthcare providers in Kenya and the region handling patients within the context of the covid-19 pandemic.

The course objectives include:
1. Serving as an educational aid and reference material for clinicians as well as other healthcare workers managing patients within the context of the covid-19 pandemic.
2. Disseminate information and knowledge to health care workers on the role of SARS-CoV-2 genomics in informing community transmission and public health decision making, mathematical modelling for decision making in Kenya’s COVID-19 response, amongst others.

The course includes recorded videos in lecture style, videos of practical skills.

Educational Methods
E-learning course


Agenda

Part 1: Introduction
Part 2: Mathematical modelling
Part 3: Part one
Part 4: Q&A session



Coming session Starts Jul 28, 2020
Ends Sep 30, 2020