Learning from 26,000 COVID-19 cases in Wuhan (Professor LIN Xihong)

Dr. Xihong Lin, Professor of Biostatistics at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, presented recent research analyzing the 26,000 lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Wuhan until February 18, 2020, as outlined in a new paper, “Evolving Epidemiology and Impact of Non-pharmaceutical Interventions on the Outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Wuhan, China.” The findings could provide timely information on strategy development on controlling the outbreak in the United States and other countries. The pre-print is available at MedXriv and a key summary of the findings can be found within this tweet.