John C. Whelan

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  • Anton Bolotinsky, Arthur Breitman, +35 authors Vlad Zamfir
  • 2015
Unless stated otherwise, the views expressed within this report are mine alone and quotes and/or citations herein are not endorsements of this report by the individuals above or organizations they represent. Financial disclosure: this research was self-funded and conducted as part of a continual effort to understand the fluid landscape involving the(More)
Since December 2009, mumps incidence has increased in the Netherlands. As of 20 April 2010, 172 cases have been notified on the basis of laboratory confirmation or linkage to a laboratory-confirmed case. Of these, 112 were students, the majority of whom had been vaccinated (81%). Although outbreaks in vaccinated populations have been described before, risk(More)
Countries across Europe developed a range of database systems to register pandemic influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 cases. Anecdotal reports indicate that some systems were not as useful as expected. This was a cross-sectional, semi-structured survey of health professionals who collected and reported pandemic influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 cases in 23 countries within the 27(More)
The purpose of this paper is to identify key practices used by open source 1 and commercial software 2 developers to improve the performance of distributed teams. To meet this objective, we identified major issues affecting distributed teams. After face-to-face and structured telephone interviews with team managers of commercial software companies we(More)
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