Mapping and Modelling Plague to Improve Health Outcomes

Countries involved: Uganda

Organizations involved: National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), Uganda Virus Research
Institute, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

A spatio-temporal risk model for West Nile Fever was developed and used to enrol traditional healers from high risk areas into specific training programmes that improved disease diagnosis and hospital referrals.

Website: https://ral.ucar.edu/projects/plague-in-uganda