2019 EISAA Calendar of Events


Monday, April 29, 2019 – Thursday, May 2, 2019
What EIS Conference
Where Sheraton Atlanta Hotel
165 Courtland St NE
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 10 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 29, 2019
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ET
What EIS Alumni Association Annual Business Meeting
Where Capital Room, Sheraton Atlanta Hotel, 165 Courtland St NE, Atlanta, GA 30303
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.
Monday, June 3, 2019
5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
What EISAA Reception at Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologist (CSTE) Annual Conference
Where Raleigh, North Carolina
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.
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
What Jonathan M. Mann Memorial Lecture at Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologist (CSTE) Annual Conference (Event Ticket required)
Where Raleigh, North Carolina
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.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. ET
What Summer Course EISAA sponsored lunch event
Where Emory Conference Center, Salon room
Details EISAA welcomes the new EIS class by providing a welcome lunch at the end of their Summer Course.
Friday, August 23, 2019 
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. ET
What EISAA Networking Luncheon during EIS second year Fall Course
Where CDC Roybal Campus, Global Communications Center
Details The EIS Alumni Association is sponsoring a networking luncheon for all EIS alumni and current Officers during the 2019 EIS Second Year Fall Course.
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. ET
What Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Annual IDWeek – EISAA Meet Up Event
Where Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, 801 9th St NW, Washington, DC 20001
Details EISAA is organizing an informal “meet up” for EIS alumni to get together and catch up with other alumni also attending the conference. All attendees will be responsible for their own food and drinks.


All EIS officers and alumni are invited to attend this event. No RSVP is required.Feel free to bring potential future EIS applicants with you, as they love to hear real experiences from current officers and alumni!

Cuba Libre is located 0.2 miles away from the Washington Convention Center, for a quick 5 minute walk. We look forward to seeing you at the meet up!

December 2019 – 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.

Past EISAA Calendar of Events archive:

2018 EISAA Calendar of Events

2017 EISAA Calendar of Events

2016 EISAA Calendar of Events