How do policy makers, scientists & health authorities decide where to concentrate resources during outbreaks?
In an epidemic should we concentrate on protecting the uninfected by creating a vaccine or treatments to focus on reducing transmission in the infected? After hearing from our panel, where would you put your money?
Organised by: Newcastle University
Free: Booking required. To book, please visit http://britishsciencefestival.eventbrite.co.uk/ This event is part of a series of talks and workshops that feeds into EpiFECTION: a new interactive simulation developed by researchers at Newcastle University that will play out over the Festival and explore an infection outbreak scenario. Visit www.epifection.org for more information and look out for events badged up with the EpiFECTION logo.