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Mathematical Modeling in Population Biology and Epidemiology

Sophia Jang, Linda Allen, Lih-Ing Roeger
July 10 - 12, 2009
Texas Tech University
Lubbock, Texas

Primary funding provided by the Division of Undergraduate Education at the National Science Foundation (DUE-0817071).

Registration Fee:
$350 per person ($500 for registrations received after 29 May 2009)

Description:
Population biology and epidemiology are exciting research areas that provide many opportunities for mathematicians and biologists to interact with students on problems of current interest. This workshop will introduce college mathematics faculty to modeling techniques and computer technology useful to the formulation and analysis of models concerning multiple-population interactions, disease dynamics, and the effects of intervention programs on population or disease control. Workshop participants will gain first-hand experience exploring many problems suitable for undergraduate research.

For more information, visit www.math.ttu.edu/current/MAAPREP/MathematicalModeling/.

Questions about PREP? Contact Olga Dixon at 202-319-8498 or odixon@maa.org.

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