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EGH Faculty meet Mayor of Jacmel

Published: Dec 15th, 2017

Several faculty members from the Department of Environmental and Global Health met and spoke with Marky Kessa, Mayor of Jacmel, Haiti during his recent visit to Gainesville. Jacmel is a longtime […]

Dr. Afsar Ali and UF research team demonstrate established environmental reservoirs of toxigenic V. cholerae in Haiti

Published: Jan 31st, 2014

Toxigenic Vibrio cholerae O1, responsible for epidemic cholera, was accidentally introduced in Haiti in October, 2010. Since its introduction, more than 700,000 cases have been reported with over 8,000 deaths. […]

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Published: Jul 14th, 2011

Assessment of Contaminants in Haitian Waterways As part of their internship three EGH MPH students traveled to Haiti to collect water samples from wells, rivers and streams to assess whether […]