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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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Lynn El Haddad, PhD

Assistant Professor

Medicine, College of Medicine

  • Phage
  • Phageome
  • Microbiome
  • Multi-drug resistant organisms
  • Cancer (stem cell transplant, colorectal, head and neck)

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Aria Eshraghi, PhD

Assistant Professor

Infectious Diseases and Immunology, College of Veterinary Medicine

  • Host-pathogen interactions
  • Bacterial pathogenesis
  • Toxins
  • Bacterial secretion systems
  • Microbiology

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Hugh Fan, PhD

Professor

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering

  • Zika virus
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Dengue virus
  • Influenza virus
  • Point-of-care detection

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Ruogu Fang, PhD

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering, Hebert Wertheim College of Engineering

  • Medical AI
  • Brain-inspired AI
  • AI-empowered brain health
  • Deep learning
  • Medical image analysis

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Svetlana Folimonova, PhD

Professor

Plant Pathology, IFAS

  • Plant viruses
  • Virus-host interactions
  • Citrus tristeza virus
  • Plant pathogens

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Joe GN Garcia, MD

Associate Vice President for Research

Scripps Molecular Medicine, College of Medicine

  • Pulmonary Lung Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Inflammatory Lung Disease
  • IBD

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Karen Garrett, PhD

Preeminent Professor

Plant Pathology, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

  • Epidemiology
  • Networks
  • Systems analysis
  • Disease ecology

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Nicolas Gauthier, PhD

Assistant Curator

Natural History, Florida Museum of Natural History

  • Climate dynamics
  • Land use
  • Computational modeling
  • Social-ecological systems

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Gregory Glass, PhD

Emeritus Professor

Geography, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

  • Zoonoses
  • Ticks
  • Rodents
  • Eastern Europe
  • Florida

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Erica Goss, PhD

Associate Professor

Plant Pathology, IFAS/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

  • Plant pathogen
  • Evolution
  • Microbial ecology
  • Population genomics