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EpiFor team members receive scholarship from SISMID April 26, 2011

Paolo Bajardi and Michele Tizzoni have been awarded a scholarship for attending the 3rd Annual Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling of Infectious Diseases, that will be held in Seattle, June 13 -29. 


The Institute consists of a series of two-and-a-half day workshops designed to introduce infectious disease researchers to modern methods of statistical analysis and mathematical modeling and to introduce statisticians and mathematical modelers to the statistical and dynamic problems posed by modern infectious disease data. 

The Instiute is sponsored by the School of Public Health of the University of Washington and gathers every year the major experts of the field, representing an unique opportunity for students and researchers to get a strong expertise in the modeling of infectious diseases.