EGH Seminar Series

Spring 2018 Schedule

Please join the Department of Environmental and Global Health as we feature professionals from around the country to speak about current global health issues and research.

Seminars will take place every Tuesday from 10:30 am – 11:30 am at Emerging Pathogens Institute (EPI) Room 150 unless otherwise noted.

Upcoming: February, 20th

Dr. Sarah McKune

Sarah McKune, PhD

Last week:

Dr. Weatherspoon-Griffin

Natasha Weatherspoon-Griffin, PhD


Full Schedule

Date Speaker Title Institution
1/30/2018 Dr. Elizabeth Wood “The Continuum of Community Health in Léogâne & Gressier, Haiti” – More Information UF Department of Environmental and Global Health
2/6/2018 Dr. Natasha Weatherspoon-Griffin “Investigating the Production and Release of Shiga toxin from Recently Emerged Shigella flexneri Isolates” – More Information UF Department of Environmental and Global Health
2/20/2018 Dr. Sarah McKune  “The Animal Source Foods and Human Nutrition” – More Information UF Department of Environmental and Global Health
2/27/2018 Dr. Judith Johnson  TBD UF Department of Pathology, Immunology and Laboratory Medicine
3/13/2018 Dr. Jocelyn Widmer  TBD UF Department of Urban & Regional Planning
3/20/2018 Dr. Brian Hammer “The Type VI Secretion System of Vibrio cholera Modulates the Organization of Microbial Communities and Environmental and Host Settings” Georgia Institute of Technology School of Biological Sciences
3/27/2018 Dr. Roy Curtiss  TBD UF Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology
4/3/2018 Dr. Adam C.N. Wong  TBD UF Department of Entomology and Nematology
4/10/2018 Dr. Patricia Xirau-Probert  TBD UF College of Dentistry
4/17/2018 Dr. Laxmi Yeruva  TBD University of Arkansas Department of Pediatrics and Biochemistry and Molecular Biology




Past Seminars

Fall 2017