What do disease models tell us? | Ask CIDD

What do disease models tell us? | Ask CIDD

Predicting real-world outcomes from mathematical algorithms is a messy, complicated business. But despite the limitations of disease models, they still play an important role. In this video, Penn State's Nita Bharti delves into what epidemiologists are really looking at when they build models and explains how incorrect models can still offer valuable insights. To see more coronavirus questions answered by experts at the CIDD, submit a question of your own, or learn how you can do your part to #flattenthecurve, visit http://askcidd.psu.edu