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Statistician Hans Rosling Working With Liberian, U.S. Officials To Gather Ebola Data

ScienceInsider: Star statistician Hans Rosling takes on Ebola
“Hans Rosling is a global health celebrity, a former head of the Division of Global Health at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm whose riveting lectures have made him a star of TED talks, and a fixture of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. But since 20 October, he has occupied room 319 of Liberia’s Ministry of Health & Social Welfare, a large yellow building not far from the Atlantic Ocean. Working alongside the country’s head of Ebola surveillance, Luke Bawo, he is helping the ministry make sense of the largest Ebola outbreak ever recorded…” (Kupferschmidt, 12/2).

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