Epidemic Modeling Faculty positions at the University of Florida.
The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Vaccine and infectious Disease Division, is recruiting for 2 post-doctoral fellows.
White Papers on Topics of Interest
Outreach Center Opportunities
The 2014 MIDAS Summer Undergraduate Research Program will be held May 19 - July 25, 2014, at the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh, PA.
Link to advertisement flyer.
The University of Pittsburgh Models of Infectious Disease Agent Study (MIDAS) National Center of Excellence is pleased to announce a summer
research opportunity for undergraduate students in the field of computational modeling and simulation of infectious diseases. Through this
ten-week Summer Research Program, participants will gain an appreciation of major research questions being raised at the intersection of public
health, biological science, and computer technology and become acclimated to the rigors of scientific research and graduate education. Women and
underrepresented groups are particularly encouraged to apply. Application Deadline: February 24, 2014.
For more information about the University of Pittsburgh MIDAS National Center of Excellence, go to
The Journal of Computational Science Education (JOCSE) will publish peer-reviewed articles
on various aspects of teaching computational science - the application of computing, especially supercomputing,
to the solution of complex scientific and engineering problems.
The National Institute of Health Research, Training & Scientific Resources web site provides a wealth of science
education information and school resources for grades K-12.
The Cool Science initiative from Howard Hughes Medical Institute offers a wealth of resources for students of all ages including an "ask a scientist" forum.
- Four part training session on "Building Community Resiliency to Bioterrorism and
Public Health Emergencies" conducted by MIDAS researcher Gary Smith (Professor of Population Biology and Epidemiology,
Section of Epidemiology and Public Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania) prepared for the
Chester County, PA, Disaster Crisis Outreach referral Team (DCORT) :
MIDAS Video Library
MIDAS Video Library
contains lectures and presentations on important concepts and research of interest
to the wider MIDAS community.