The Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences

In disease outbreak management, flexibility can save lives and money

A new approach for responding to and managing disease outbreaks is being proposed by a team of epidemiologists led by two Penn State researchers at the Huck Institutes. The team's flexible approach could save many lives and millions of dollars.
http://news.psu.edu/story/331286/2014/10/21/research/disease-outbreak-management-flexibility-can-save-lives-and-money