Spring 2023 Seminar Series

Spring 2023 Seminar Schedule

date time location speaker Title of presentation
1/11 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Karen Coker and Dierdre Love Implications of Insecticide Treated Mosquito Net Fishing for Aquatic Ecosystems/ A mixed- methods approach to explore Black Women’s Trust and Wellbeing in the Reproductive Care Setting in Alachua County, Florida
1/18 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Sadie J. Ryan Shifting Risks of Vector-borne Diseases on a Changing Planet
1/25 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Andres Cardenas Environmental Epigenetics in Health and Disease
2/1 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Katelyn Flaherty and Md Abu Sayeed Implementation and Evaluation of Pediatric Telemedicine and Medication Delivery Service in Ghana/ Development of a cholera rapid diagnostic test that targets both Vibrio cholerae and vibriophage
2/8 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Dev Ranjit Getting ready when opportunity strikes
2/15 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Amber O’Connor and Kayan Clarke Evaluating the Accuracy of Spatial Interpolation Models for Estimating Residential Ambient PM2.5 Exposure Concentrations in Kampala, Uganda/ Exploring the toxicity of azobenzene disperse dyes to human lung cells
2/22 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Austin Gray Ecological consequences related to contaminants of emerging concern in a changing world
3/1 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Sk Nazmus Sakib and Lauren Hintenlang Mechanism of persistence of Vibrio cholerae O1 in Haiti during cholera lull period/ Conundrums that Challenge Data-Driven Management and Restoration of the Eastern Oyster
3/8 12pm- 1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Jamie DeWitt Understanding effects of PFAS exposure on the immune system and what it means for public health
3/15 N/A N/A NO SEMINAR- SPRING BREAK N/A
3/22 N/A N/A NO SEMINAR N/A
3/29 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Brian Krueger How Mutating Kaposi’s Sarcoma-Associated Herpesvirus at UF Helped Hunt SARS-CoV-2 During the Pandemic
4/5 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Christopher Vulpe Genome Wide CRISPR approaches to identify celular toxicity mechanisms
4/12 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Mattia Prosperi and Dr. Simone Marini AI and Bioinformatics to curb antimicrobial resistance
4/19 12pm-1pm EST EPI Conference Room 150 Dr. Qing Lu A Kernel-Based Neural Network for High-demensional Risk Prediction on Massive Genetic Data