StatShare with Hyunseung Kang, Assistant Professor of Statistics, UW-Madison
Optimal Allocation of Water and Sanitation Facilities To Prevent Communicable Diarrheal Diseases in Senegal Under Partial Interference
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
For several decades, Senegal has faced inadequate water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) facilities in households, contributing to persistent, high levels of communicable diarrheal diseases. Dr. Kang will discuss an optimal allocation rule combining advances in personalized medicine and partial interference in causal interference to help public health officials in Senegal decide how to distribute wash facilities based on block- and household-level characteristics.