UF hosts Tick-borne Disease Symposium
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The UF Emerging Pathogens Institute and Tourism Crisis Management Institute hosted a Tick-Borne Disease Symposium on December 5th at the University of Florida. The program featured presentations by national, state, and local experts on tick-borne disease. In attendance were over 200 representatives from state government, the army and navy, state universities, county public health departments, medical professionals, as well as concerned citizens.
Symposium videos and PowerPoints presentations are being posted here as they become available.
Dr. Carina Blackmore, State Public Health Veterinarian; Deputy State Epidemiologist, Division of Disease Control and Health Protection, Florida Department of Health
Dr. Cynthia Lord, Associate Professor, Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory, University of Florida
Dr. Kerry Clark, Associate Professor, Brooks College of Health, University of North Florida
Dr. Paul Auwaerter Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Dr. Paul Mead, Chief, Epidemiology and Surveillance Activity, Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector-Borne Diseases, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
FOR MORE INFORMATION contact the Symposium organizer – Dr. Holly Donohoe:email@example.com