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Global Diseases: Voices from the Vanguard

Rob Stein

NPR Health Correspondent and Senior Editor

5:30 pm, Tuesday, January 24, 2017, UGA Chapel

From Aids to Zika: The View from the NPR Science Desk

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CTEGD Faculty

CTEGD is a research unit at UGA that brings together interdisciplinary researchers from the Departments of Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Entomology, Infectious Diseases, Ecology, and Food Safety.

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CTEGD is one of UGA’s most prominent biomedical research and training programs. Students in CTEGD have the choice of 21 laboratories that work at the very forefront of global health.

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Financial contributions from alumni and friends are vital to accomplishing CTEGD’s mission to pursue cutting edge research in emerging global diseases and train students in this field.

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11:00 am Cell Bio Seminar: Christopher Geyer @ Coverdell Center, room 175
Cell Bio Seminar: Christopher Geyer @ Coverdell Center, room 175
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Defining the Mechanisms Regulating Mammalian Male Germ Cell Differentiation Dr. Christopher Geyer Department of Anatomy & Cell Biology, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC...
5:30 pm Voices from the Vanguard: Rob Stein @ UGA Chapel
Voices from the Vanguard: Rob Stein @ UGA Chapel
Jan 24 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
From AIDS to Zika: The View from the NPR Science Desk Rob Stein NPR health correspondent and senior editor Voices from the Vanguard lecture series is sponsored by CTEGD and the Knight Chair in Health and Medical...
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Cell Bio Seminar: Shmuel Muallem @ Coverdell Center, room 175
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Orai1 From Microdomains to Microbiome Shmuel Muallem National Institutes of Health/NIDCR, Bethesda,...

Who We Are

The Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases (CTEGD) of the University of Georgia is a university-wide, interdisciplinary center established in 1998 to foster research, education and service related to tropical and emerging global infectious diseases.

Based on a strong foundation of parasitology, immunology, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, CTEGD’s 22 faculty are from eight departments in four colleges/schools.

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