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Keeping an Eye on the Human-Animal Interface

Thursday, February 18th, 2021

Infectious disease researchers Kaitlin Sawatzki, Nichola Hill, and Wendy Puryear spoke with Nature’s LabAnimal on viral surveillance at the human-animal interface.

clinical veterinarian staff performing a mouth swab on a ferret

What Is Behind COVID-19 Spillover Events?

Friday, May 15th, 2020

Professor Jonathan Runstadler discusses his lab’s work to investigate genetic mutations and other factors that enable the SARS-CoV-2 virus to jump species.

Black dog being swabbed in nasal cavity for COVID-19 testing

Sex and Gender Differences Matter

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

Associate professor Janetrix Hellen Amuguni explains why it’s important to learn how COVID-19 and stay-at-home orders are affecting men and women differently.

Hellen Amuguni, Associate Professor of Infectious Disease and Global Health at the Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, poses for a portrait

Griselle Martinez MS IDGH ’16

Monday, October 17th, 2016

After graduating from college in her native Puerto Rico with a double major in biology and industrial microbiology, Griselle Martinez chose to pursue her Master of Science in Infectious Disease and Global Health (MS IDGH)… Read More

Knowledge Swap

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Veterinary student exchange designed to curb the spread of disease

Harun Rashid