The Emerging Pathogens Institutes has members that span among 11 different colleges and units at the University of Florida. With more than 250 distinguished faculty members, EPI supports the best minds. Biologists, epidemiologists, geographers, biostatisticians, mathematicians, physicians, veterinarians and other scientists create the strong collaborative spirit of EPI.

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Borna Mehrad, MD

Professor and Chief

Medicine, College of Medicine

  • Lung injury
  • Pneumonia
  • Fibrosis
  • Innate immunity

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Naim Montazeri, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Food Science and Human Nutrition, CALS

  • Food safety
  • Food microbiology
  • Enteric viruses
  • Bacteriophages
  • Infectious diseases

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Julie Moore, PhD

Professor and Chair

Infectious Diseases and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine

  • Malaria
  • Pregnancy
  • Placenta
  • Immunopathogenesis
  • Microbiome

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J. Glenn Morris, MD, MPH, TM


Emerging Pathogens Institute, UF

  • Arboviruses
  • Cholera
  • Foodborne diseases
  • Respiratory viruses

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Connie Mulligan, PhD


Anthropology, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Genetics and human evolution
  • Epigenetics
  • Microbiome
  • Psychosocial stress
  • Complex disease

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Calistus Ngonghala, PhD

Assistant Professor of Mathematical Biology

Mathematics, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Ecology of poverty and disease
  • Infectious disease modeling
  • Nonlinear dynamical systems and chaos

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Lars Noah, JD

Eminent Scholar and Professor

UF, College of Law

  • Pharmaceutical regulation
  • Food safety controls
  • Legal issues in public health

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Chamteut Oh, PhD

Assistant Professor

Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences, College of Engineering

  • Environmental engineering
  • Genomic surveillance
  • Disinfection
  • Diagnostic assay
  • Portable device

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Robert Ossiboff, DVM, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor

Comparative, Diagnostic and Population Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine

  • Wildlife virology
  • Aquatic virology
  • Wildlife infectious disease
  • Wildlife pathology
  • Reptile and amphibian pathology

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Ivana Parker, PhD

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering

  • HIV prevention
  • Proteomics
  • Systems biology
  • Epigenetics
  • Trained immunity