SIBS was designed to provide undergraduate and beginning graduate students with intensive training in applied biostatistical methods and to expose them to graduate school and career options in the fields of biostatistics, statistics, and public health. The program is funded by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. NHLBI SIBS program website
SIBS is an immersive six-week experience on Emory’s picturesque campus. Students take a two-credit hour graduate-level course in introductory applied biostatistical methods, they attend seminars and panel discussions featuring faculty, staff and alumni, and participate in field trips to local public health institutions as well as in numerous social activities.
SIBS 2019 will be held June 10-July 19, 2019. Applications for the 2019 program are now being accepted and are reviewed on a rolling basis.