Computational Methods for Fostering a Healthy Community Panel Discussion

Dr. Martin Nowak (Mathematics and Biology Professor, Harvard University) will be joined by Dr. Gilles Clermont (Pitt Critical Care Medicine), Professor John Grefenstette (Pitt Health Policy and Management/Public Health Dynamics Lab), and Dr. Wilbert Van Panhuis (Pitt Epidemiology/Biomedical Informatics) for a panel on the topic of Computational Methods for Fostering a Healthy Community.  This event will consist of short presentations (15-20 minutes each) and a Q&A session, followed by a reception. 

Martin Nowak, PhD - A Brief Overview of Mathematical and Computational Methods in Biomedicine

Gilles Clermont, MD, MSc - Infections and Games Beyond

John Grefenstette, PhD - Using Simulation for Public Health and Emergency Planning

Wilbert van Panhuis, MD, PhD - Large-scale Data Analysis in Global Health: Dengue Transmission in Southeast Asia


This discussion will tie in with Pitt’s “Year of the Healthy U” theme for 2017-18

March 21, 2018 - 2:00pm

Location and Address

Dining Room, O'Hara Student Center