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Incorporating Human Behavior in Epidemiological Models (IHBEM)

Status: Archived

Archived funding opportunity

This document has been archived. See NSF 24-507 for the latest version.

Important information for proposers

All proposals must be submitted in accordance with the requirements specified in this funding opportunity and in the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) that is in effect for the relevant due date to which the proposal is being submitted. It is the responsibility of the proposer to ensure that the proposal meets these requirements. Submitting a proposal prior to a specified deadline does not negate this requirement.

Supports interdisciplinary collaborations integrating research on behavioral and/or social processes in mathematical epidemiological models. The goal of this program is to minimize unintended outcomes of public health interventions in response to pandemics.


The Incorporating Human Behavior in Epidemiological Models (IHBEM) Program supports research that incorporates research on social and behavioral processes in mathematical epidemiological models. The program provides support for projects that involve balanced participation from the mathematical sciences and from the social, behavioral, and economic sciences.

Program contacts

Zhilan J. Feng
Program Director
zfeng@nsf.gov (703) 292-7523 MPS/DMS
Joseph M. Whitmeyer
Program Director
jwhitmey@nsf.gov (703) 292-7808 SBE/SES
Katharina Dittmar
Program Director
kdittmar@nsf.gov (703) 292-7799 BIO/DBI
Susan Wright
Program Director
susan.wright@nih.gov (301) 443-1124
Amina Eladdadi
Program Director
aeladdad@nsf.gov (703) 292-8128
Trisha Van Zandt
Program Director
pvanzand@nsf.gov (703) 292-8740 SBE/BCS

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