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.


Tentative Dates: July 8-24, 2019

  • Sign up for the Summer Institutes email list.
  • Fees for 2019 SISMID will not be set until January. However, as reference, the 2018 academic/government/non-profit rate was $650 per module ($550 by May 31). The general rate was $750 per course ($650 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.

SISMID is supported by the NIH National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS) under award number 5R25GM089694.