Infectious Disease Outreach: West Nile Virus, Smallpox and Other
This collection deals with research involving risk factors for emerging infectious diseases, particularly West Nile Virus, and energy and resource sustainability.
For more information see Dr. Lois Levitan's Faculty Page.
(Presented at the Symposium Role and Responsibilities of the Land Grant System in Building Community Strengths to Address Biohazards, Cornell University, 2003-09-08)This presentation opened a two-day symposium held at Cornell University in September 2003 to explore how biological and social factors are intertwined in the development of and response to environmental and health risks. ...
(2003-10)Since 1979, when a worldwide campaign succeeded in eradicating the pox, there have been no natural cases of smallpox. In recent decades children have not been vaccinated against smallpox and the immunity of adults vaccinated ...