Reports

Sentinel surveillance
Sentinel surveillance May 15th, 2020

Reliable indicators for decision-making: Proposal for a sentinel surveillance system for Illinois.

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Estimating Rt
Estimating Rt June 23rd, 2020

Practical considerations for measuring the effective reproductive number, Rt

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First wave mobility
First wave mobility November 10th, 2020

Mobility network models of COVID-19 explain inequities and inform reopening

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B.1.1.7 in Illinois
B.1.1.7 in Illinois January 20, 2021

Why is B.1.1.7 so dangerous, and what should we do about it?

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Vaccine prioritization
Vaccine prioritization September 10th, 2020

Model-informed COVID-19 vaccine prioritization strategies by age and serostatus

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UIUC model
UIUC model November 16th, 2020

Structure, calibration, and application of the UIUC model.

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Reduce time to diagnosis
Reduce time to diagnosis June 18th, 2020

Reducing time to diagnosis impacts transmission and reduces eventual COVID-19 deaths.

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Contact tracing
Contact tracing July 10th, 2020

How do the performance requirements of contact tracing vary across different regions and transmission scenarios?

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NE Region hospital overflow
NE Region hospital overflow July 14th, 2020

How can we reliably tell that COVID-19 hospital needs in the Northeast Restore Region are likely to exceed available capacity?

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Hospital admissions as indicator
Hospital admissions as indicator August 4th, 2020

How reliable is COVID-like-illness (CLI) admissions as an indicator regions with fewer admissions?

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Hospital census as indicator
Hospital census as indicator August 11th, 2020

Can we predict ICU/hospital capacity overflow by fitting an exponential curve to recent data?

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Assessing thresholds for action
Assessing thresholds for action September 3rd, 2020

Defining thresholds occupancy of ICU beds to trigger mitigation actions

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Prioritizing areas for expanding testing
Prioritizing areas for expanding testing October 19th, 2020

What areas in Chicago are most in need of expanded COVID-19 diagnostic testing?

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