RCN Workshop

RCN Marine Disease Modeling and Transmission Workshop

May 11-15, 2015

Center for Coastal Physical Oceanography
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, Virginia 23529

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Disease Transmission models

  • Anderson, R.M. & R.M. May. 1981. The population dynamics of microparasites and their invertebrate hosts. Phil. Trans. R. Soc. B. Series B, Biological Sciences 291:451-524.
  • Diekmann, O., H. Heesterbeek & T. Britton. 2013. Mathematical tools for understanding infectious disease dynamics. ISBN 978-0-691-15539-5. Princeton University Press, 6 Oxford Street, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OXT20 1TW.
  • Kermack, W.O. & A.G. McKendrick. 1991a. Contribution to the mathematical theory of epidemics - I. Bull. Math. Biol. 53:33-55.
  • Kermack, W.O. & A.G. McKendrick. 1991b. Contribution to the mathematical theory of epidemics - II. Bull. Math. Biol. 53:57-87.
  • Kermack, W.O. & A.G. McKendrick. 1991c. Contribution to the mathematical theory of epidemics - III. Bull. Math. Biol. 53:89-118.
  • McCallum, H., L. Gerber, & A. Jani. 2005. Does infectious disease influence the efficacy of marine protected areas? A theoretical framework. J. Appl. Ecol. 42(4): 688-698.
  • McCallum, H.I., A. Kuris, C.D. Harvell, K.D. Lafferty, G.W. Smith & J. Porter. 2004. Does terrestrial epidemiology apply to marine systems? Trends Ecol. Evolut. 19(11): 585-591.
  • Sokolow, S.H., P. Foley, J.E. Foley, A. Hastings & L.L. Richardson. 2009 Editor's choice: Disease dynamics in marine metapopulations: Modelling infectious diseases on coral reefs. J. Appl. Ecol. 46(3):621-631.
  • Yakob, L. & P.J. Mumby. 2011. Climate change induces demographic resistance to disease in novel coral assemblages. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 108(5):1967-1969.