2017 EISAA Calendar of Events


April 24, 2017 – April 27, 2017
What EIS Conference
Where Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart, Building 2
240 Peachtree Street NW, Suite 2200
Atlanta, GA 30303
Details The Epidemic Intelligence Service hosts an annual scientific conference for the national and international public health community. EISAA helps support this annual conference by sponsoring  several awards each year, including 8 David J. Sencer Scholarship awardees to attend the conference. EISAA also supports several EIS traditions, such as the Prediction Run and the annual skit night.

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Monday, April 24, 2017
5:15 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. ET
What EIS Alumni Association Annual Business Meeting
Where Room TBA, Atlanta Convention Center at AmericasMart, Building 2, Atlanta, GA
Details EISAA’s annual business meeting includes elections for President-elect and Secretary/ Treasurer positions, revisions to EISAA by-laws, and an update on EISAA’s membership and financial status.
June 5, 2017
5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
What EISAA Reception at Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologist (CSTE) Annual Conference
Where The Grove Hotel, 2nd Floor, Aspen/Cedar Room, 245 S Capitol Blvd, Boise ID 83702
Details The Epidemic Intelligence Service Alumni Association will host a gathering for EIS Alumni. We encourage EIS alumni to also bring prospective EIS Program applicants to this event to meet other alumni and network.
June 6, 2017
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
What Jonathan M. Mann Memorial Lecture at Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologist (CSTE) Annual Conference (Event Ticket required)
Where The Grove Hotel, Grand Ballroom, 245 S Capitol Blvd, Boise ID 83702
Details The Jonathan M. Mann Memorial Lecture is made possible annually by the CDC Foundation with proceeds from a generous grant provided by an EIS alumni and The Hoffman Family Foundation of Denver, CO. In 1999, the lecture was established to honor Dr. Jonathan Mann, who lost his life in the Swissair plane crash off Nova Scotia in 1998. Dr. Mann was an accomplished state epidemiologist who was called the “architect of the global mobilization against AIDS” for his role as the founding director of the World Health Organization’s Global Program on AIDS.
July 28, 2017  
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET
What Summer Course EISAA sponsored dinner event
Where Emory Conference Center, Starlight Pavilion Room
Details EISAA welcomes the new EIS class by providing a welcome dinner at the end of their Summer Course.
October 4, 2017 – October 8, 2017
What Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Annual IDWeek
Where San Diego, California
Details EISAA will support EIS Program recruitment efforts at the annual IDWeek Conference.
November 19, 2017 
12:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. ET
What EISAA Networking Luncheon during EIS second year Fall Course
Where CDC Century Center
Details The EIS Alumni Association is sponsoring a networking luncheon for all EIS alumni and current Officers during the 2016 EIS Second Year Fall Course.
December 2017 – all month long!
What EIS Alumni end-of-year Giving Drive
Where Online
Details As you think about end-of-year giving, please consider supporting the EIS Alumni Association giving to the EIS Fund.