MacIntyre CR; Chughtai AA, 2020, 'A rapid systematic review of the efficacy of face masks and respirators against coronaviruses and other respiratory transmissible viruses for the community, healthcare workers and sick patients', International Journal of Nursing Studies, vol. 108, pp. 103629 - 103629, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2020.103629

MacIntyre CR; Chughtai AA; Seale H; Dwyer DE; Quanyi W, 2020, 'Human coronavirus data from four clinical trials of masks and respirators', International Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 96, pp. 631 - 633, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2020.05.092

Ngonghala CN; Iboi E; Eikenberry S; Scotch M; MacIntyre CR; Bonds MH; Gumel AB, 2020, 'Mathematical assessment of the impact of non-pharmaceutical interventions on curtailing the 2019 novel Coronavirus', Mathematical biosciences, vol. 325, pp. 108364, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mbs.2020.108364

Bhat A; Khanna S; Chen HHL; Gan GCH; MacIntyre CR; Tan TC, 2020, 'Drivers of Hospitalization in Atrial Fibrillation: A Contemporary Review.', Heart Rhythmhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.hrthm.2020.06.015

Xia J; Adam DC; Moa A; Chughtai AA; Barr IG; Komadina N; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Comparative epidemiology, phylogenetics, and transmission patterns of severe influenza A/H3N2 in Australia from 2003 to 2017.', Influenza Other Respir Viruseshttp://dx.doi.org/10.1111/irv.12772

MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Case isolation, contact tracing, and physical distancing are pillars of COVID-19 pandemic control, not optional choices.', Lancet Infect Dishttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30512-0

Chen X; Bahl P; de Silva C; Heslop D; Doolan C; Lim S; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Systematic Review and Evaluation of Mathematical Attack Models of Human Inhalational Anthrax for Supporting Public Health Decision Making and Response.', Prehosp Disaster Med, pp. 1 - 8, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X20000734

MacIntyre CR; Heslop DJ, 2020, 'Public health, health systems and palliation planning for COVID-19 on an exponential timeline', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 212, pp. 440 - 442.e1, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja2.50592

Wang Y; Tian H; Zhang L; Zhang M; Guo D; Wu W; Zhang X; Kan GL; Jia L; Huo D; Liu B; Wang X; Sun Y; Wang Q; Yang P; Macintyre CR, 2020, 'Reduction of secondary transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in households by face mask use, disinfection and social distancing: a cohort study in Beijing, China', BMJ Global Health, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2020-002794

Costantino V; Heslop DJ; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'The effectiveness of full and partial travel bans against COVID-19 spread in Australia for travellers from China during and after the epidemic peak in China.', J Travel Medhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taaa081

Segelov E; Underhill C; Prenen H; Karapetis C; Jackson C; Nott L; Clay T; Pavlakis N; Sabesan S; Heywood E; Steer C; Lethborg C; Gan HK; Yip D; Karanth N; Karikios D; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Practical Considerations for Treating Patients With Cancer in the COVID-19 Pandemic.', JCO Oncol Pract, pp. OP2000229, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/OP.20.00229

MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Reevaluating the Risk of Smallpox Reemergence.', Mil Medhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usaa084

Chen X; Chughtai AA; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Application of a Risk Analysis Tool to Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) Outbreak in Saudi Arabia', Risk Analysis, vol. 40, pp. 915 - 925, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/risa.13472

Chughtai AA; Seale H; Islam MS; Owais M; Macintyre CR, 2020, 'Policies on the use of respiratory protection for hospital health workers to protect from coronavirus disease (COVID-19)', International Journal of Nursing Studies, vol. 105, pp. 103567, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2020.103567

Costantino V; Trent MJ; Sullivan JS; Kunasekaran MP; Gray R; MacIntyre R, 2020, 'Serological immunity to smallpox in New South Wales, Australia', Viruses, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/v12050554

Chen X; Adam DC; Chughtai AA; Stelzer-Braid S; Scotch M; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'The phylogeography of MERS-CoV in hospital outbreak-associated cases compared to sporadic cases in Saudi Arabia', Viruses, vol. 12, pp. 540 - 540, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/v12050540

Chughtai AA; Seale H; Rawlinson WD; Kunasekaran M; Macintyre CR, 2020, 'Selection and Use of Respiratory Protection by Healthcare Workers to Protect from Infectious Diseases in Hospital Settings', Annals of work exposures and health, vol. 64, pp. 368 - 377, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/annweh/wxaa020

Offner K; Sitnikova E; Joiner K; MacIntyre R, 2020, 'Towards understanding cybersecurity capability in Australian healthcare organisations: A systematic review of recent trends, threats and mitigation', Intelligence and National Securityhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02684527.2020.1752459

Bahl P; Doolan C; de Silva C; Chughtai AA; Bourouiba L; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Airborne or droplet precautions for health workers treating COVID-19?', J Infect Dishttp://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa189

MacIntyre CR; Hasanain SJ, 2020, 'Community universal face mask use during the COVID 19 pandemic-from households to travellers and public spaces', Journal of Travel Medicine, vol. 27, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jtm/taaa056

Lai E; Tan HY; Kunasekaran M; Chughtai AA; Trent M; Poulos C; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Influenza vaccine coverage and predictors of vaccination among aged care workers in Sydney Australia', Vaccine, vol. 38, pp. 1968 - 1974, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2020.01.004

Bhat A; Khanna S; Chen HH; Lee L; Gan GCH; Negishi K; MacIntyre CR; Nunes MCP; Tan TC, 2020, 'Impairment of left atrial function and cryptogenic stroke: Potential insights in the pathophysiology of stroke in the young', IJC Heart and Vasculature, vol. 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcha.2019.100454

Macintyre CR; Adam DC; Turner R; Chughtai AA; Engells T, 2020, 'Public awareness, acceptability and risk perception about infectious diseases dual-use research of concern: A cross-sectional survey', BMJ Open, vol. 10, pp. e029134, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029134

Zhang Y; Muscatello DJ; Cao Z; Chughtai AA; Costantino V; Zhang D; Yang P; Wang Q; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'A model of influenza infection and vaccination in children aged under 5 years in Beijing, China', Human Vaccines and Immunotherapeuticshttp://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2019.1705692

Joshi A; Sparks R; Karimi S; Yan SLJ; Chughtai AA; Paris C; Raina MacIntyre C, 2020, 'Automated monitoring of tweets for early detection of the 2014 Ebola epidemic', PLoS ONE, vol. 15, pp. e0230322, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0230322

Joshi A; Sparks R; McHugh J; Karimi S; Paris C; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Harnessing Tweets for Early Detection of an Acute Disease Event', Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.), vol. 31, pp. 90 - 97, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/EDE.0000000000001133

Segelov E; Prenen H; Day D; Raina Macintyre C; Foo EMJ; Ali R; Wang Q; Wei X; de Lima Lopes G; Ding K; Chen G; Chia JWK; Toh HC, 2020, 'Impact of the CoviD-19 epidemic on a pan-Asian academic oncology clinical trial', JCO Global Oncology, vol. 6, pp. 585 - 588, http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/GO.20.00072

Stelzer-Braid S; Wynn M; Chatoor R; Scotch M; Ramachandran V; Teoh HL; Farrar MA; Sampaio H; Andrews PI; Craig ME; MacIntyre CR; Varadhan H; Kesson A; Britton PN; Newcombe J; Rawlinson WD, 2020, 'Next generation sequencing of human enterovirus strains from an outbreak of enterovirus A71 shows applicability to outbreak investigations', Journal of Clinical Virology, vol. 122, pp. 104216 - 104216, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2019.104216

MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'On a knife’s edge of a COVID-19 pandemic: Is containment still possible?', Public Health Research and Practice, vol. 30, http://dx.doi.org/10.17061/phrp3012000

MacIntyre CR; Wang Q, 2020, 'Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection for prevention of COVID-19', The Lancethttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)31183-1

Ma T; Heywood A; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Travel health risk perceptions of Chinese international students in Australia – Implications for COVID-19', Infection, Disease and Healthhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idh.2020.03.002

Lesmanawati DAS; Veenstra P; Moa A; Adam DC; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'A rapid risk analysis tool to prioritise response to infectious disease outbreaks.', BMJ Glob Health, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjgh-2020-002327

Bhattacharjee S; Macintyre CR; Wen X; Bahl P; Kumar U; Chughtai AA; Joshi R, 2020, 'Nanoparticles incorporated graphene-based durable cotton fabrics', Carbonhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.carbon.2020.05.029


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To reduce the immunisation gap between adults and children through research, teaching and advocacy, with a special focus on the elderly, high risk and vulnerable populations.

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