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CCDD ID Epi Seminar Series

March 23rd, 2023 @ 1:00 pm

Virtual In Person
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Talk title: Infectious disease modeling to support rapid outbreak response: insights from academia and government.

Presenter: Caitlin Rivers, Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security.

Dr. Rivers is a Senior Scholar at the Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Health and Engineering at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is an epidemiologist specializing in preparedness and response for epidemics, pandemics, and deliberately occurring events. Dr. Rivers recently returned from an appointment as founding associate director of the Center for Forecasting and Outbreak Analytics at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

About the series: Each spring, CCDD hosts an annual seminar series featuring talks from experts on the latest research in infectious disease epidemiology and modeling. The ID Epi Seminar Series aims to bring in speakers from various disciplines within infectious disease epidemiology, broadly defined to include the population biology of pathogens and other allied topics. Seminars will be held on Thursdays at 1pm ET between February 9th and May 11th with the exception of March 16th (spring break).

This seminar will be presented as hybrid in-person/virtual. The in-person seminar will be located in Kresge G2 at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Recordings of presentations will be made publicly available each week unless indicated otherwise. Registering using this form will grant you access to both in-person seminars as well as remote versions of the seminar.

Register for the seminar here.


Date: March 23rd, 2023
Time: 1:00 pm
Calendars: Public Events, School-wide Events, University-wide Events
Event types: Lectures / Seminars / Forums


Kresge Building
Virtual In Person