Friday, October 2 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Karam 5

Session 223:
Spreading the disease: the demography of diffusion and transmission of contagious agents in the past

Chair: Michel Oris, Université de Genève

  1. Catching the plague. New insights into the transmission of teh early modern plagueGuido Alfani, Università Bocconi ; Samuel K. Cohn, Glasgow University

  2. Influenza in India 1918: epicenter of an epidemicKenneth Hill, Harvard University

  3. The diffusion of influenza in Switzerland in 1889-90Jean-Marie Le Goff, Université de Lausanne

  4. An exploration of the effects of pandemic influenza on infant mortality in Toronto, 1917-1921Stacey Alanna Hallman, McMaster University

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