Topic: Pandemic

Meet a Game Changer: Lauren Ancel Meyers

Jan. 23, 2012
Meet a Game Changer: Lauren Ancel Meyers

In this video, the mathematical epidemiologist reveals why she's so passionate about studying the spread and control of infectious diseases.

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Swine flu crusaders

April 8, 2010
Kelly Broussard (front) and Sami Miller (back)

When Sami Miller and Kelly Broussard decided to head down to the border last summer, they didn't expect to end up in the middle of the global swine flu pandemic.

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Texas Researchers Tackle Influenza by Studying Human Behavior

Aug. 3, 2009

Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin will participate in a $3 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fight influenza and other diseases by creating models that simulate the complex interplay between human behavior and the spread of disease.

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