Measles research funded by Ministry of Health

by IDReC

IDReC researchers are working in collaboration with the Ministry of Health in response to the recent measles outbreak in New Zealand.

The Ministry of Health funded project aims to identify at risk populations of measles infection, the optimal vaccination strategies for measles, and involves performing cost-benefit analyses.

The team working on the project includes Dr David Hayman, Dr Jonathon Marshall, Professor Nigel French, Professor Tim Carpenter and Professor Mick Roberts.

To read more about the outbreaks in New Zealand click here

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