World Congress on Risk 2015
19-23 July, 2015, Singapore

Online Program

Session Schedule & Abstracts

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Wednesday 22-07-2015

Ebola: Risk and Response Challenges for Managing Public Health Disasters

Room: Discovery   11:00–12:30

Chair(s): Sally Kane, Raina MacIntyre

1    Challenges for Ebola Risk Management and Multi-Scale Decision-Making: Addessing Uncertainty in Outbreak and Spread. Kane S.    (404)

2    Risk, Vulnerability and Ethics During the West African Ebola Epidemic. MacIntyre R.    (405)

3    Liquid Epidemiology: Recent Innovations in Spacial Science and Virtual Geographic Environments for Pandemic Risk Management. Robertson H.    (406)

4    A First-Hand View of Cultural and Social Considerations for Local and National Risk Management of Ebola by Public Health Officials in Sierra Leone and Liberia. Caldwell S.    (407)

5    The Chinese Response in West African Ebola Epidemic. Wang Q.    (408)

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