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Café Mathématique: What is a model of COVID-19?

August 12, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 

Café Mathématique is a free, online public forum where anyone can learn how math underpins our understanding of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hear from a panel of experts at universities across Canada as they answer the question, “What is a model of COVID-19?”, followed by a lively discussion where audience members are encouraged to ask questions and explore ideas about modelling the pandemic.

Panelists:

  • Javier Sanchez, Associate Professor, Epidemiology, University of Prince Edward Island
  • David Buckeridge, Professor, Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health, McGill University
  • Ashleigh Tuite, Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Caroline Colijn, Professor and Canada 150 Research Chair, Mathematics, Simon Fraser University

Moderators:

  • Jane Heffernan, Professor, Mathematics and Statistics, York University
  • Jude Kong, Assistant Professor, Mathematics and Statistics, York University

Register at http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/activities/20-21/cafe-math-covid

Details

Date:
August 12, 2020
Time:
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/activities/20-21/cafe-math-covid

Organizer

James Watmough
Phone:
5064587363
Email:
watmough@unb.ca

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