In search of bird borne (BiBo) zoonotic infections from pole to pole

December 3, 2013 -- Bjorn Olsen, MD, PhD , Senior Physician and Professor of Infectious Disease and Josef Jarhult, MD,PhD, Physician and Researcher of Infectious Disease -- "In search of bird borne (BiBo) zoonotic infections from pole to pole Read More


Immunology and NTDs: The Undiscovered Country

November 22,2013 -- Anthony P. Cannella, M.D., M.Sc , Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases of the Department of Medicine -- "Immunology and NTDs: The Undiscovered Country" Read More


Tolerance without toxicity in lung transplantation

November 19,2013 -- Hanbo Hu,MD , Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Science, Department of Medicine-- " Tolerance without toxicity in lung transplantation" Read More


Immunogenic protein identification in Burkholderia pseudomallei from various melioidosis cases and animal models

November 6, 2013 -- Apichai Tuanyok, Ph.D. , Assistant Professor, Department of Tropical Medicine, Medical Microbiology, and Pharmacology ,Genome Microbiologist, Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research-- "Immunogenic protein identification in Burkholderia pseudomallei from various melioidosis cases and animal models" Read More


Molecular insights from evolutionary arms races between primate and viral genomes

November 4,2013 -- Harmit Malik, Ph.D. Member, Division of Basic Sciences Fred Hutchinson Research Center Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute University of Washington School of Medicine -- "Molecular insights from evolutionary arms races between primate and viral genomes" Read More


Single Prokaryotic Cell Trancriptome Technology Reveals Novel Virulence Mechanisms of Burkholderia pseudomallei and Pseudomonas aeruginosa

September 27, 2013 -- Tung Hoang, Ph.D. , Professor, Department of Microbiology -- "Single Prokaryotic Cell Trancriptome Technology Reveals Novel Virulence Mechanisms of Burkholderia pseudomallei and Pseudomonas aeruginosa" Read More


What 50 years of Cholera research teaches us about measuring impact

September 25,2013 -- Robert Hall, Ph.D. ,Enteric and Hepatic Diseases Program Officer ,Division of Microbiology and Infectious Disease -- "What 50 years of Cholera research teaches us about measuring impact" Read More


Fighting Malaria in Ghana and Gainesville: A Gator Medical Officer Returns from West Africa with Burning Questions

September 18,2013 -- Paul Psychas , MD , Family Medicine, UF College of Medicine-- "Fighting Malaria in Ghana and Gainesville: A Gator Medical Officer Returns from West Africa with Burning Questions" Read More


Some considerations about the spatio-temporal spread of infectious pathogens

May 29,2013 -- Julien Arino, Ph.D. ,Associate Professor ,Department of Mathematics -- "Some considerations about the spatio-temporal spread of infectious pathogens" Read More


TB or not TB?

May 16,2013 -- Richard Zare , M.D. , Marguerite Blake Wilbur Professor in Natural Science and Chair of Chemistry , Stanford University -- "TB or not TB?" Read More


Hand Hygiene: Thinking Outside the Box

April 29,2013 -- Michael Edmond, MD, MPH, MPA Richard P. Wenzel Professor of Internal Medicine Hospital Epidemiologist, VCU Medical Center -- "Hand Hygiene: Thinking Outside the Box" Read More


Perspectives on old and new poxviruses

April 22,2013 -- Inger Damon, MD, Ph.D. , Chief of Poxvirus and Rabies Branch for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infections Diseases, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology -- "Perspectives on old and new poxviruses" Read More


What's DNA got to do with it? Managing wildlife and disease

April 24, 2013 -- Toni Piaggio M.D., Director of the Wildlife Genetics Program, USDA APHIS WS National Wildlife Research Center --"What's DNA got to do with it? Managing wildlife and disease" Read More