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27th Annual Molecular Parasitology & Vector Biology Symposium

Keynote Speaker: Rick Fairhurst, M.D., Ph.D., NIAID Malaria Pathogenesis and Human Immunity Unit

Thursday, April 27
Special Collections Library, UGA

Register now for this day long conference. Abstracts for talks and posters are due April 13.

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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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Graduate Student Training

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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Employment Opportunities

Find current employment openings for a variety of research positions.

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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.

Upcoming Events

Feb
20
Mon
8:30 am RiP: Sabatini Lab @ Vet Med H203
RiP: Sabatini Lab @ Vet Med H203
Feb 20 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Moderator: Michael...
11:00 am Cell Biology Seminar: Tadashi Su... @ CCRC Auditorium
Cell Biology Seminar: Tadashi Su... @ CCRC Auditorium
Feb 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Faculty Candidate for The Center for Molecular Medicine Ngly1 (A Cytosolic Peptide:N-Glycanase) – A Deglycosylating Enzyme Invovled in the Non-Lysosomal Catabolism of N-Glycoproteins Tadashi Suzuki Saitama University, Saitama,...
Feb
21
Tue
11:00 am Cell Biology Seminar: Pamela Cowin @ Coverdell Center, room 175
Cell Biology Seminar: Pamela Cowin @ Coverdell Center, room 175
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Links Between Breast Development and Breast Cancer Risk Pamela Cowin Departments of Dermatology and Cell Biology, New York University School of...
Feb
22
Wed
3:20 pm Workshop: Surveys Construction &... @ Biological Sciences, room 326
Workshop: Surveys Construction &... @ Biological Sciences, room 326
Feb 22 @ 3:20 pm – 5:20 pm
Education Research Boot Camp Registration encouraged: http://seercenter.uga.edu/workshops Surveys Construction & Analysis Speaker: Peggy Brickman UGA Plant Biology...
Feb
23
Thu
11:15 am Cell Biology Seminar: Curtis Thorne @ Coverdell Center, room 175
Cell Biology Seminar: Curtis Thorne @ Coverdell Center, room 175
Feb 23 @ 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Cellular Biology Faculty Candidate Trust Your Gut: The Control of Growth, Patterning and Drug Response to the Intestinal Epithelium Curtis Thorne Department of Pharmacology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical...

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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