Visual Epidemiology works in a project-based format. Each project is a self-contained entity that has its own website, goals, and global health issue(s) it addresses. A brief overview of the Behind the Numbers project is below, and we invite you to check out the project websites for more detailed information.
The Behind the Numbers website is currently under construction. In the meantime, enjoy the videos below!
Dr. Carolette Cloete is a South African physician who worked at a mining hospital when she contracted TB. This is her story.
Breaking the Record with Dr. Bart Willems
Dr. Willems discusses breaking the South African free dive record while recovering from active TB.
The Story of Drs. Dalene and Arne von Delft
Drs. Dalene and Arne von Delft are discuss the events that took place before, during, and after Dalene's MDR-TB diagnosis.
Pat Bond, Cape Town, South Africa
Pat bond was a nurse before she contracted occupational multi drug resistant (MDR) TB. After her diagnosis, she not only lost her health, but also the job she loved so much.
A Walk to Work With Dr. Vivian Cox, Doctors Without Borders
Dr. Cox discusses the challenges in overcoming MDR-TB in an urban township setting in South Africa.