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22nd February 2022
13:25 to 13:30 Zoom Room Opens
13:30 to 13:40 Welcome and Introduction Edward Hill (University of Warwick)
Maha Kaouri (Isaac Newton Institute)
Flavio Toxvaerd (University of Cambridge)
Session 1: Epidemiology (Chair: Ed Hill (University of Warwick))
13:40 to 14:00 Determining Optimal Interventions During Pandemics - How Do We Define the Appropriate Objective Function? Michael Tildesley (University of Warwick)
14:00 to 14:20 From Pandemic to Endemicity: Is Behavior Over or Underweighted in Modeling the COVID-19 Pandemic? Eili Klein (Johns Hopkins University)
14:20 to 14:50 Discussion
14:50 to 15:10 Tea and Coffee Break
Session 2: Economics (Chair: Flavio Toxvaerd (University of Cambridge))
15:10 to 15:30 Incorporating Economic Data into Optimal Vaccine Models Anup Malani (University of Chicago Law School)
15:30 to 15:50 Behavior and the Dynamics of Epidemics Andrew Atkeson (University of California, Los Angeles)
15:50 to 16:20 Discussion
Session 3: Discussion (Chair: Emily Nixon (University of Bristol))
16:20 to 16:50 General Discussion
16:50 to 17:00 Closing Comments Maha Kaouri (Isaac Newton Institute)
Flavio Toxvaerd (University of Cambridge)
Edward Hill (University of Warwick)
17:00 Session Ends