Covid-19 Induced Hoarding and How Simulation Technology can help

The Covid -19 pandemic which has affected global supply chains, social gatherings, education, aviation, and the economy as we know has become the topic of the day. Its effect on these areas of life have been touched on by practically every news source since February but one commonly overlooked aspect is its effect on the …

The Importance of Simulation Training for Professionals in Preparation for Epidemics

The Great Influenza Epidemic or Spanish flu in 1918, did not announce itself with fanfare. It simply spread from one region to another with travelling individuals which led to a global economic depression within 1918 and 1920. As with the Spanish flu, Covid-19 is been spread through travel and from all indications, it has the …

Strategic Planning in Healthcare Using Simulation in Preparation for the Coronavirus

The last couple of weeks have witnessed the Coronavirus dominate every news cycle worldwide and not a day passes without new statistics of its spread and the decisions been made to combat it. This week new cases in Italy and across the globe convinced the World Health Organization (WHO) to officially announce the situation as …