UChicago to host interdisciplinary workshop to address COVID-19 | University of Chicago News

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The
COVID-19
pandemic
has
presented
unprecedented
medical,
scientific
and
economic
challenges,
and
researchers
of
every
academic
and
scientific
discipline
have
refocused
their
efforts
to
find
ways
they
can
contribute
their
expertise
to
finding
solutions. On
Oct.
29-30,
the
Institute
for
Mathematical
and
Statistical
Innovation
(IMSI)
at
the
University
of
Chicago
will
host
an
interdisciplinary
workshop
to
address
the
COVID-19
pandemic.
The
event,
“Dealing
with
COVID-19
in
Theory
and
Practice,”
will
bring
together
key
stakeholders
with
diverse
backgrounds
and
expertise
from
across
academia,
industry
and
government—including
biomedical
experts,
epidemiologists,
public
health
officials,
economists,
business
professionals
and
bioethicists.

paraDIGMS 2020

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paraDIGMS 2020 Fall Conference

Diversity in Graduate Mathematical Sciences

 

November 20-23, 2020

 

This online conference is the first event of the American Mathematical Society’s paraDIGMS initiative to build a community of practice for graduate education in mathematics, with the goal of making the profession stronger and more equitable.