Shout out to Haleema Ahmed, a Kong Lab member who after her meeting with the Prime minister @JustinTrudeau, to discuss the problems that Youths are facing in our community @YorkUScience @YUResearch @YorkUniversity @YorkUnews @DIGHR_YorkU @NSERC_CRSNG
Meeting with the deputy Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation (South Africa) , The Hon. @ButiManamela, at YorkU, to discuss the initiative in South Africa (supported by @IDRC_CRDI,@Sida): Leveraging Artificial Intelligence and Big Data for clinical public health in SA.@YorkUScience
An international team led by @YorkUScience Prof Jude Kong @dzevela receives $7.25M from @IDRC_CRDI to help tackle emerging or re-emerging infectious diseases using AI and big data in collaboration with low- and middle-income countries in the Global South. Kindly click on this link https://bit.ly/3TP0ER6 for more details.
The Kong Research Lab will like to congratulate Jared Wieclawek for the amazing presentation of his summer project titled, "Comparison of COVID-19 episodic data at the nursing home-level across Canada" at the just concluded York University Summer 2022 Undergraduate Research Conference. Thank you YorKU and @NSERC for supporting his research work.
The Kong Research Lab celebrates Cameron Arboine for the amazing presentation of her summer project titled "Correlation between equity metrics and COVID-19-related outcomes" at the just concluded York University Summer 2022 Undergraduate Research Conference. Thank you YorKU and @NSERC for supporting her research.
The Kong Research Group celebrate @Mahakprit for her exceptional presentation on the summer project titled, "Socio-economic determinants that influence the timing of the first COVID-19 case in nursing homes" at the Summer 2022 Undergraduate Research Conference. Thank you YorKU and @NSERC for supporting her to work in my research group this summer.
Our own Haleema Ahmed from the Kong Research Lab gave an amazing presentation of her summer project on "Non-pharmaceutical interventions and community support measures across Canadian universities and colleges during COVID-19" at the just concluded York University Summer 2022 Undergraduate Research Conference. Thank you YorKU and @NSERC for supporting her research.
Please check our preprint! In the study, we propose a model based on transformers to predict the user's gender from their images and tweets @GlobalSAI4COVID @IDRC_CRDI @LandofKatie @YorkUScience @Sida @YUResearch @PopHlthAnalytic @davidbuckeridge Link: https://arxiv.org/pdf/2205.06801.pdf
Please check our preprints on #monkeypox.
New lab member spotlight 4! We are pleased to announce that @YorkUScience and @NSERC_CRSNG Canada are supporting @Selinthr3 this summer to work with us in assessing the burden of malaria in Africa, in terms of death and life years lost between 2000 and 2021@YUResearch