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

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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.