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Assistant Professor in Modelling Infectious Disease Data & Decision Making

Assistant Professor in Modelling Infectious Disease Data & Decision Making Department of Mathematics & Statistics Faculty of Science, York University Applications are invited for a tenure-track faculty appointment in Modelling Infectious Disease Data and Decision Making at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at York University to commence July 1, […]
IRC Distinguished lecture Series

IRC Distinguished lecture Series

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NSERC/SANOFI IRC POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS

York University is inviting applications for NSERC/Sanofi IRC Postdoctoral Fellowships. The fellowship will provide financial support to high-caliber scholars doing postdoctoral research that is aligned with the NSERC/Sanofi IRC program. The NSERC-Sanofi Industrial Research Chair (IRC) Program Vaccine Mathematics, Modelling and Manufacturing is a collaborative research program funded by the NSERC Industrial Research Chair Program, […]

A powerful tool to combat infectious diseases

A powerful tool to combat infectious diseases Excalibur Online-Jan. 31, 2018

Investment in vaccine mathematics a powerful tool to combat infectious diseases

Investment in vaccine mathematics a powerful tool to combat infectious diseases, in YFile Jan. 23, 2018, Youtube

Statistical test relates pathogen mutation to infectious disease progression

Statistical test relates pathogen mutation to infectious disease progression, in AAAS and EurekAlert!, 28-DEC-2017.
Experts predict banner year for ticks in Ontario

Experts predict banner year for ticks in Ontario

Experts predict banner year for ticks in Ontario, City News, May 12, 2017

The award ceremony in Szeged, when Dr. Jianhong Wu received his Doctor Honoris Cause

The award ceremony in Szeged, when Dr. Jianhong Wu received his Doctor Honoris Cause. relevant part starts at 28:00
Researchers develop math models to address antibiotic resistance in healthcare facilities

Researchers develop math models to address antibiotic resistance in healthcare facilities

Researchers develop math models to address antibiotic resistance in healthcare facilities, in YFile, February 17, 2017
The University of Szeged awarded an honorary doctorate title (Doctor Honoris Causa) to Jianhong Wu

The University of Szeged awarded an honorary doctorate title (Doctor Honoris Causa) to Jianhong Wu

The University of Szeged awarded an honorary doctorate title (Doctor Honoris Causa) to Jianhong Wu, a professor at York University, Toronto, featured in Bolyai Institute website
The Canada-China Bilateral Collaboration on Disease Modelling featured at the Communication Initiative Network

The Canada-China Bilateral Collaboration on Disease Modelling featured at the Communication Initiative Network

The Canada-China Bilateral Collaboration on Disease Modelling featured at the Communication Initiative Network,featured in The Communication Initiative Network
Vaccinating against dengue may increase Zika outbreaks

Vaccinating against dengue may increase Zika outbreaks

Vaccinating against dengue may increase Zika outbreaks. In Science Daily, October 31, 2016.           Overview of attention for article published in Scientific Report https://www.altmetric.com/details/13036813/news
York professor and postdoc present big data research at Parliament Hill

York professor and postdoc present big data research at Parliament Hill

York professor and postdoc present big data research at Parliament Hill. In yFiles, York University’s Daily News, May 30, 2016.
Mathematical modelling informs HIV prevention policy in China

Mathematical modelling informs HIV prevention policy in China

Mathematical modelling informs HIV prevention policy in China. In IDRC | CRDI – Science and Technology News, April 16, 2016.
Canada needs to revamp its vaccine policy, says expert panel

Canada needs to revamp its vaccine policy, says expert panel

Canada needs to revamp its vaccine policy, says expert panel. In Cantech Letter, February 24, 2016.
Innovators to know: Celebrating Canada’s research excellence

Innovators to know: Celebrating Canada’s research excellence

Innovators to know: Celebrating Canada’s research excellence. In Universities Canada, February 24, 2016.
New mathematical model for Ebola can help save lives

New mathematical model for Ebola can help save lives

New mathematical model for Ebola can help save lives. In Ryerson University: News & Events, February 22, 2016.
Why our obsession with epidemics is actually a good thing

Why our obsession with epidemics is actually a good thing

Why our obsession with epidemics is actually a good thing. In Glamour: Health & Fitness, January 28, 2016.
Mass media coverage helps slow down disease spread in an epidemic

Mass media coverage helps slow down disease spread in an epidemic

Mass media coverage helps slow down disease spread in an epidemic. In EurekAlert! The Global Source for Science News, January 26, 2016.
York University’s big data research on display at international conference

York University’s big data research on display at international conference

York University’s big data research on display at international conference. In yFile, York Universitu’s Daily News, January 6, 2016.
Five things we learned from Café Mathématique

Five things we learned from Café Mathématique

Five things we learned from Café Mathématique. In Orion, Ontario’s backbone of innovation, December 9, 2015.

How Canada reversed the ‘brain drain’

How Canada reversed the ‘brain drain’. In The Toronto Star, November 22, 2015.
Cafe Mathematique explores the math of epidemics

Cafe Mathematique explores the math of epidemics

Cafe Mathematique explores the math of epidemics. In yFiles, York University’s Daily News, November 3, 2015.
How ticks became a major public health issue

How ticks became a major public health issue

How ticks became a major public health issue. In The Globe and Mail, August 9, 2015.
Tick trouble: Expect to see more ticks, says York University expert

Tick trouble: Expect to see more ticks, says York University expert

Tick trouble: Expect to see more ticks, says York University expert. In Windsor Star, May 31, 2015.
Changing climate brings ticks, Lyme disease into Canada

Changing climate brings ticks, Lyme disease into Canada

Changing climate brings ticks, Lyme disease into Canada. In CTV News – Health, May 23, 2015.
Media can help slow spread of disease, study finds

Media can help slow spread of disease, study finds

Media can help slow spread of disease, study finds. In The Globe and Mail, January 18, 2015.
Math models analyze the evolution of epidemics during air travel

Math models analyze the evolution of epidemics during air travel

Math models analyze the evolution of epidemics during air travel. In SIAM Nuggets, December 23, 2013.
Scientists for Canada and Brazil join to fight infectious disease

Scientists for Canada and Brazil join to fight infectious disease

Scientists for Canada and Brazil join to fight infectious disease. In Asian Correspondent, February 5, 2013.

Professor Jianhong Wu receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

吳建宏教授獲鑽禧獎章 (Professor Jianhong Wu receives Diamond Jubilee Medal). In iASK.ca, December 20, 2012.
Diamond Jubilee Medals awarded

Diamond Jubilee Medals awarded

Diamond Jubilee Medals awarded. In MITACS Newsroom, November 30, 2012.

Flattening the World: ADRC at AAAS

Flattening the World: ADRC at AAAS. In IDRC | CRDI – Science and Technology News, March 20, 2012.
Comprehensive approaches for HIV/AIDS prevention and control

Comprehensive approaches for HIV/AIDS prevention and control

AAAS symposium: Comprehensive approaches for HIV/AIDS prevention and control. In IDRC | CRDI – Science and Technology News, February 10, 2012.
Avian influenza and pandemic flu

Avian influenza and pandemic flu

學者稱當前感冒病毒每二三十年發生“突變” (Avian influenza and pandemic flu). In ChinaNews.com, June 7, 2011.
Migratory birds, domestic poultry and avian influenza

Migratory birds, domestic poultry and avian influenza

Migratory birds, domestic poultry and avian influenza. In SIAM Nuggests, April 5, 2011.
Chinese Canadian Professor Jianhong Wu receives Award of Merit

Chinese Canadian Professor Jianhong Wu receives Award of Merit

加華人教授吳建宏榮膺加華聯會專業人員優異獎 (Chinese Canadian Professor Jianhong Wu receives Award of Merit). In ChinaNews.com, November 19, 2010.
Be prepared, do not panic: Canadian expert talks about preparing for pandemic flu in the fall

Be prepared, do not panic: Canadian expert talks about preparing for pandemic flu in the fall

加拿大專家談秋季甲型流感預防 (Be prepared, do not panic: Canadian expert talks about preparing for pandemic flu in the fall). In People.com.cn – Science and Technology, September 19, 2009.
Integrative modeling of infectious disease modeling to assist pandemic influenza control

Integrative modeling of infectious disease modeling to assist pandemic influenza control

整合傳染病數學模型“助理”甲感防控 . In People.com.cn – Science and Technology, May 15, 2009.
Canada links up with developing country researchers

Canada links up with developing country researchers

Canada links up with developing country researchers. In SciDev.net, March 19, 2009.

Dr. Kyeongah Nah receives the Falkas Gyula Memorial Prize from the Hungarian János Bolyai Mathematical Society

Dr. Kyeongah Nah, a post-doctoral fellow at LIAM, receives the Falkas Gyula Memorial Prize from the Hungarian János Bolyai Mathematical Society. The prize is annually awarded to young Hungarian mathematicians for significant applied mathematical research. 

York’s Big Data Research at Parliament Hill

Dr. Jianhong Wu and Dr. Yawen Xu were invited to participate in the Research Matters Parliament Hill Pop-Up Research Park organized by the Council of Ontario Universities on May 18, 2016.

Professor Xiaodi Li receives a prestigious award from the Chinese Ministry of Education

Professor Xiaodi Li, an alumni member of LIAM and a professor in the Department of Mathematics at Shangdong Normal University, receives a prestigious award from the Chinese Ministry of Education.