Category Archives: global health

Projecting ACHD Cases

My new paper, which I believe is the first published application of DisMod-PDE: Projected growth of the adult congenital heart disease population in the United States to 2050: an integrative systems modeling approach

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CCCSMF Accuracy

I have a new verbal autopsy paper out, which goes deep into the weeds of how to measure the accuracy of a method for identifying the underlying cause of death at the population level from survey data.

A fun online appendix includes probabilistic combinatorial calculations of the sort that I was actually trained in:

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DM-MR book photo

Finally got one!


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DisMod Book Available

I have a real printed copy of the DisMod book now, and if I have understood correctly, it is really available for purchase starting today!

I meant to have a picture of it in my hands to go here, but I didn’t get it in time. Here is a multiscale rainbow smudge instead:
rainbow tunnel smudge

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Data for Injury paper

When I mentioned that our Injury in Baghdad paper is out, I didn’t mention that the data was released with the paper. Cool:

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Major Updates to GBD Compare tool

Lots of new features: Very smooth UX. Do old links still work?

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Global Health in WA State

Interesting report:

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