# Open Problems in Mathematical Epidemiology

## Topic

Open Problems in Mathematical Epidemiology - a conference in honour of Drs. Fred Brauer and Castillo-Chavez

## Details

This meeting is to honor Drs. Fred Brauer and Castillo-Chavez, who have made significant contributions to promote the application of mathematical sciences in infectious disease epidemiology and have made major contributions to training a new cadre of highly qualified mathematical modelers, many of whom have gone on to hold important academic positions across the globe.

**Scientific Organizing Committee:**

Gerardo Chowel-Puente, University of Arizona

David Earn, McMaster University

David Fisman, University of Toronto

Pauline van den Driessche, University of Victoria

Jianhong Wu, York University

Babak Pourbohloul, UBC Centre for Disease Control

**Local Organizing Committee:**

Krista English, UBC Centre for Disease Control

Babak Pourbohloul, UBC Centre for Disease Control

## Additional Information

Location: Cecil Green Park House, UBC

For more information or to register, please email Allison Black.

**Scientific, Conference**

**December 5â€“6, 2012**

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