If you like mathematics, statistics, or science and would like to explore how to apply quantitative methods to investigate important health issues, then the Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS) is ideal for you.
Learn about Biostatistics, a fundamental component of biomedical and public health research integrating mathematical, statistical, and biological principles, in an exciting six to seven week program. Participants will:
Undergraduate and beginning graduate students majoring in mathematics, science, or other quantitatively oriented areas of study are eligible. Applicants must be American citizens or permanent residents of the United States.
Eight SIBS programs will be held in the summers 2013. Links to information on the programs, including program dates, application procedures, and deadlines, are available here.
The Summer Institutes for Training in Biostatistics are sponsored by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and the National Center for Research Resources.