Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

Herrmann's clinic model research lauded by NACCHO

Associate Professor Jeffrey Herrmann's (ME/ISR) Montgomery County, Md. research on clinic models has been highlighted in a newsletter article at the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO) website.

Last June, Dr. Herrmann and seven Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) students assisted in a mass vaccination drill in Montgomery County, Md. The researchers were interested in finding ways to lessen the processing time for persons waiting to be vaccinated. They created a simulation model that evaluated several possible suggestions to improve the clinic's functionality.

This April, Dr. Herrmann and his students evaluated another mass vaccination clinic as part of TOPOFF 3, the world's largest-ever terrorism response drill.

| Read about Dr. Herrmann's research in this ISR Research Brief (PDF) | Read the NACCHO newsletter article |

June 7, 2005


Prev   Next

 

 

Current Headlines

New EventAction interface improves recommender systems

BIOE, UMB to Host October Symposium

Khaligh elevated to Fellow of Institution of Engineering and Technology

Alumnus Amir Ali Ahmadi receives PECASE Award

Alum Samuel Gollob is NSF Graduate Research Fellow

Espy-Wilson, Sivaraman research aims to improve speech inversion

Simon invited speaker at implantable auditory prostheses conference

Narayan is PI for NSF information-theoretic signal processing sampling research grant

The Battery Revolution

Fagan, Gurarie receive NSF grant for research modeling animal dispersal

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar