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What will happen to the children? How other countries help form our pandemic response | Fiona Russell and Andrew Steer

Learning from the experiences of similar countries following lockdowns is important as we prepare to live with Covid

As in many countries, mathematical models are being used in Australia to inform our pandemic response and the roadmap out.

Using various inputs on demographics, disease transmission, mobility patterns and vaccine efficacy, models can compare and predict what impact different public health interventions, such as vaccination and school closures, will have on infection rates, hospitalisations and deaths from Covid-19 – the model outputs.

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