Our Background

(1) Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Modelling Unit is institutionalized at Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Makerere University School of Public Health
(2) The modelling interests are of focus are; Mathematical Modeling, Statistical Modeling, Computational Modeling, Machine Learning Modeling, Artificial Intelligence Modeling and Economic Modeling.
(3) There are monthly virtual journal club meetings with the institutional mentor to appraise progress of members.
(4) IDEMU-Mak will support in organizing short course trainings in R, Python and mathematical modelling which will prepare them to be globally.
(5) We aim to contribute to; future projections prevalence, Transmission dynamics, Control strategies, Elimination strategies, Cost-effectiveness, Climate change, Budget impact, Ecological modelling and Causal inference.