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Covid-ARG reports on vaccines-hesitancy and a BMI of 28,000

Weekend Report: Issue 37 By Dan Ryan, John Roberts and Matt Fletcher COVID-ARG.COM COVID-19 Actuaries Response Group – Learn. Share. Educate. Influence. COVID-19 is still one of the hottest topics for scientific papers and articles. The COVID‑19 Actuaries Response Group … Continue reading

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Day of Celebration – Year of Cow – Vaccination, British Science and all that! (C19 ARG on fire)

Friday Report: Issue  36 By Nicola Oliver and John Roberts COVID-19 Actuaries Response Group – Learn. Share. Educate. Influence. COVID-19 is still one of the hottest topics for scientific papers and articles. The COVID‑19 Actuaries Response Group will provide you … Continue reading

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Statistical impact of the vaccines in the UK – Covid ARG

 Tim Cook and John Roberts for In December we published a bulletin validating the UK government’s vaccine priority order, and suggesting that 99% of deaths will be spared by vaccinating the first nine priority groups. We followed that up in … Continue reading

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Gordon Woo on how 2021 can beat 2020 (if we learn our lessons)

By Gordon Woo for COVID-19 Actuaries Response Group – Learn. Share. Educate. Influence.                                                        … Continue reading

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Are we over the worst?

It’s a lovely day here in London . As I ran past the Covid testing tent in the square of the City’s Guildhall, there was no queue. This is what the City used to be like on Sunday, except it … Continue reading

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How vaccines are delivered – expert questions – expert answers.

Vaccines– Dosing Schedules By Nicola Oliver and Josephine Robertson  COVID-ARG.com COVID-19 Actuaries Response Group – Learn. Share. Educate. Influence. Summary Around the globe we have been keenly watching and waiting for the development, production, and delivery of vaccines. Now that … Continue reading

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COVID-today’s science update from the C19 actuaries

Friday Report: Issue 34                                       COVID-ARG.COM By Matt Fletcher, Dan Ryan and John Roberts  COVID-19 Actuaries Response Group – Learn. Share. Educate. Influence. … Continue reading

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The grave threat to our hospitals; Dr. Oliver reads the stats.

The situation in our hospitals is serious and the threat to the NHS is obvious here in London, I live besides Barts hospital and the sirens of ambulances are a feature of every day. But what do the numbers tell … Continue reading

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How Soon Will We See the Benefits of the Vaccination Programme?

  By John Roberts for                                                                        … Continue reading

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Stay safe everyone – this is it.

Here’s the graphical evidence that we are now in uncharted times. Our estimate of R, based on admissions, is still around 1.3, with no indication yet of it lessening. It’s too early yet to judge whether the latest lockdown is … Continue reading

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