The Medica School of the Universidade de São Paulo (FMUSP) has organized the “Coronavirus Track & Crack Epidemics”, an online conference, with simultaneous translation, on the current scenario of Brazilian research in epidemiology focusing on the monitoring and decoding of epidemics and pandemics.

The webinar happened on April 2nd, and counted on the participation of Prof. Ester Sabino, of the Infectious Diseases Department of FMUSP, responsible for the coordination of a research group which sequenced the COVID-19 genome in only 48 hours after the confirmation of the first case in the country; and the participation of Onício Leal Neto, Ph.D. of the Zurich University, who developed the models for monitoring and control of epidemics.

Watch the conference: