11th Annual Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID)

The Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling in Infectious Diseases (SISMID) is 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. M. Elizabeth Halloran serves as the Director of SISMID.


July 8-24, 2019

  • Sign up for the Summer Institutes email list.
  • Registration is now open for SISMID 2019. The academic/government/non-profit rate is $675 per module ($575 before May 31). The general registration rate is $775 per 2.5-day module ($675 before May 31). Please note that these fees do not include meals. Participants are responsible for their own travel, lodging, and meals.
  • Tuition and travel scholarships are not available for 2019 SISMID.

Participants choose from a series of two-and-a-half day modules and design a program best-suited to their interests (most participants take two or three modules).  Modules run all day Monday/Tuesday and Wednesday morning OR Wednesday afternoon and all day Thursday/Friday. Individuals attending the institute receive certificates of course completion in recognition of their participation.