Mathematical Models for Infectious Disease Dynamics 2019 Course – Application and Bursary Deadline Approaching

The application deadline for the 2019 Mathematical Models for Infectious Disease Dynamics course is now approaching. Limited bursaries (up to 50% of the course fee) are also available.

Applications and bursary requests must be received by 8 November 2018. Apply now>

This popular course covers the latest quantitative techniques for modelling infectious disease dynamics and control in humans, animals or plants.

 

Programme:

The programme will cover introductory and advanced concepts in mathematical modelling of infectious diseases, including:

  • Mathematical review (calculus, probability, etc.)
  • Population dynamics
  • Deterministic and stochastic models
  • Modelling structured populations: age-structured, spatial and network models
  • Applied programming with R
  • Statistical estimation of models
  • Computer-based simulations