Elizabeth Halloran

Mar. 14, 2008

Simulating an Outbreak of Pandemic Flu

What can simulations of a flu outbreak in the city of Chicago teach us about how to better respond to a real-world pandemic?

influenza, flu, disease, outbreak, pandemic, h5n1

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