Ruskin Library, Lancaster University campus

International Workshop on Disease Mapping in Low-resource Settings

For the International Workshop on Disease Mapping in Low-resource Settings conference

This workshop will bring together international experts from statistics and epidemiology to present and discuss some of the most challenging problems and recent advances in disease mapping, with a particular focus on applications in developing countries

Topics of particular interest are:

  • Model-based geostatistics
  • Ecological disease mapping
  • Small-area estimation
  • Historical mapping of infectious diseases
  • Integrating multiple data-sources

14-15 September 2017, LICA Building. 

This workshop is funded through an MRC Fellowship awarded to Emanuele Giorgi (Grant no. MR/M015297/1). Emanuele Giorgi's profile can be found here: www.lancaster.ac.uk\staff\giorgi

We invite submission of poster abstracts to be presented at the workshop.