Friday, Jan 24, 2014
From Lab to Landscape: Integrated Infectious Disease Research
SUNY ESF, Gateway Building
Please join us for a one-day symposium on Infectious Disease: From Lab to Landscape: Integrated Infectious Disease Research, hosted by SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF) and the Center for Global Health & Translational Science at SUNY Upstate Medical University. The event will take place on Friday, January 24, 2014, in the ESF Gateway Building.
With a focus on multidisciplinary aspects of infectious diseases and environmental health, the symposium will feature distinguished speakers from research, academia, and public health practice. Topics will include current research on factors associated with the burden of emerging diseases of people and wildlife including:
- ecological and climatic drivers
- social and behavioral determinants
- vector ecology and control
- vaccine development and challenges
- public health surveillance and interventions.
Registration information will be sent in a future email. For further information please contact Jenny Dimento at DimentoJ@Upstate.edu or Mary Ann Sandiford-Day at SandifoM@upstate.edu.
This event is sponsored by SUNY "Conversations in the Disciplines" (CID)
Center for Global Health & Translational Science
Utilizing scholarship. leadership, exploration, and advocacy to advance global wellness
Who We Are
The Center for Global Health & Translational Science (CGHATS) is a consortium for the global health activities at Upstate Medical University. We provide opportunities for collaboration and partnerships with other resources and groups in Central New York as well as internationally.
We are a multidisciplinary, applied research center, engaging faculty from the Central New York area to work in partnership to improve the delivery of health care globally. Our staff are engaged in center based and field research projects in several countries around the world including: Thailand, Africa, and the United States.