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Impact journal publishes the article I-MOVE+: Investigating vaccine effectiveness and impact

The article by Alain Moren (coordinator) and Jim McMenamin (president of I-MOVE) was published on the occasion of the project’s closing. I-MOVE+ (Integrated Monitoring of Vaccines Effects in Europe) is a European platform to measure and compare the effectiveness and impact of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines and vaccination strategies in older people. This European Union project – Horizon 2020 encompasses 24 EU Member States and has allowed to build a…

Organized cervical cancer screening: a dedicated component in the E-SIS solution

Cervical cancer screening is now the third screening program to be applied nationwide in France (the other two regarding breast and colon cancers). Epiconcept supports these three large-scale public health projects with e-SIS, a complete and dematerialized management solution designed for cancer screening programs. Public health issues The cervical cancer screening national campaign will target women aged 25 to 65. Its objective: to improve screening and early care. In France,…

Geographic Information System for Health: a new version of GADMTools available

The GADMTools solution, created by developer Jean-Pierre Decorps to allow public health experts to create customized maps, has been updated. As a reminder, the device declines the GADM database into chorophletes, temperature maps, plots of points… Version 3.5 adds shapefiles support in Simple Features (SF) format. The GADMTools 3.5 package is available on the CRAN: https://cran.r-project.org/package=GADMTools It can be downloaded here: Package source: GADMTools_3.5-1.tar.gz Windows binaries : r-devel : GADMTools_http://3.5-1.zip…