Category Archives: News

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CIDD Alumni Panel

On Thursday, April 29, 2021 CGSA virtually hosted 4 CIDD alumni for a panel discussion on non-academic careers including industry and government positions. Panelists included :Dr. Kevin Hart – an Analytical Method Development Scientist at Cook MyoSite Dr. Shelley Whitehead … Continue reading

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Picnic for new CIDD grads & Postdocs-May 6th

On Thursday, May 6th @4PMCGSA will be hosting a socially distanced picnic on the lawn between the Millenium Science Complex and Huck.  All CIDD grads and postdocs are welcome to attend. To limit any sharing please bring your own food and blankets. We will be following university masking policy. As always, … Continue reading

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2021-2022 CGSA Officers Elected

We’re excited to announce the new 2021/22 CIDD Grad Student Association officers. Congratulations to the incoming board, and a warm thank you to past officers. As always, if Faculty, Students and Post-docs would like to pass along useful information, organize a student … Continue reading

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Letter of Support: BLM

Dear CIDD community: On May 25th, 2020 George Floyd was murdered by a police officer. This is another case of systemic discrimination and violence against the Black community. In the face of such grievous injustice, the Black community and its … Continue reading

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CIDD Town Hall on Safe Return to Work

Notes from the CIDD Town Hall conducted on June 10th, 2020. 3 page document on the Huck Sharepoint with return process summary Only be on campus when running experiments and as needed otherwise Can open conference rooms for overflow workspace … Continue reading

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New 2020/21 CGSA officers elected

We’re excited to announce the new 2020/21 CIDD Grad Student Association officers. Congratulations to the incoming board, and a warm thank you to past officers. As always, if Faculty, Students and Post-docs would like to pass along useful information, organize … Continue reading

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Grad Students present research at Feb 20th CIDD seminar

Three graduate students presented their research at the CIDD Thursday seminar on Feb 20th. Presentations can be of an ongoing project or of a research proposal related to infectious disease. These talks are well attended by a (friendly) mix of … Continue reading

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Student wins Daniel M. Jobbins scholarship

Congratulations to our current CGSA president, Karen Kemirembe for winning the New Jersey Mosquito Control Association Daniel M. Jobbins Scholarship for her work on Sex Specific responses of the malaria mosquito, Anopheles gambiae to a mosquito borne Alphavirus infection. 

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Uncovering how parasites and hosts respond to multi-species infections and external perturbations

A new research synopsis entitled “Uncovering how parasites and hosts respond to multi-species infections and external perturbations” by Ellen Brandel has been published on CIDDTV. The synopsis covers main findings from a rabbit-helminth study by Dr. Isabella Cattadori, Dr. Matthew … Continue reading

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Combating livestock infections: when to act and how?

A new research synopsis entitled “Combating livestock infections: when to act and how?” has been published on CIDDTV by Alexis Delabouglise. CIDD researchers Alexis Delabouglise and Maciej Boni computationally modeled livestock disease management and transmission between small-scale poultry farms in … Continue reading

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