Disease Forecasting Learning Series

When:  May 16, 2024 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM (ET)

ASTHO will hold four, one-hour learning sessions to provide state and territorial public health staff a basic understanding of disease forecasting.   

Purpose: To provide foundational information for health department staff seeking to learn more about disease forecasting, including:

  • How forecasts can be used for decision making
  • Workforce challenges and opportunities related to disease forecasting
  • Communicating with the public and policymakers about forecasting

These sessions are not intended to provide in-depth training on disease forecasting modeling.


  • Thursday, February 29, 4-5 p.m. ET – Disease Forecasting 101
  • Thursday, March 14, 4-5 p.m. ET – Disease Forecasting 102
  • Thursday, April 4, 4-5 p.m. ET – Workforce Challenges and Opportunities
  • Thursday, April 25, 4-5 p.m. ET – Communicating About Disease Forecasting