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Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Heath professor named to National Academy of Medicine

By John Sutherland, University Communications

Njenga Kariuki, WSU global animal science, National Academy of Medicine
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PULLMAN, Wash. – M. Kariuki Njenga, a Washington State University professor in the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health and a leader in the effort to address emerging zoonotic diseases, has been elected a member of the National Academy of Medicine. » More …

Oct. 6: Special meeting of Global Animal Health – Tanzania Board of Directors

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Board of Directors of Global Animal Health – Tanzania (GAH-T), a nonprofit corporation affiliated with Washington State University, will hold a special meeting beginning 8:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 6., in the Paul G. Allen Center for Global Animal Health Building, Room 201 in Pullman. » More …

WSU rabies vaccination teams reach one million dogs in East Africa

By Laura Lockard, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine

Dr. Felix Lankester giving vaccination to dogPULLMAN, Wash. – Working with African governments and building on international and local partnerships, Washington State University’s Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health is developing the next strategies for the elimination of rabies as a human health threat. » More …

Sept. 21: Global Animal Health-Tanzania directors meeting

PULLMAN, Wash. – The Board of Directors of Global Animal Health – Tanzania, a nonprofit corporation affiliated with Washington State University, will hold its annual meeting 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, in the Paul G. Allen Center for Global Animal Health, Room 201.

The purpose of the meeting is to receive annual updates of the corporation’s activities and finances, conduct corporate business, elect officers, approve minutes, establish the 2017 annual meeting date, and discuss other corporate business, as needed.

For more information, contact Becky Manning, 509-335-5861, Manning, manningr@vetmed.wsu.edu.

WSU’s Jenni Zambriski, colleagues have one of science’s dirtiest jobs

Zambriski-Jennifer-By Eric Sorensen, WSU News

PULLMAN, Wash.— Jenni Zambriski is an expert on fulminant diarrhea. It’s as gross as it sounds, but her research has the upside of potentially saving millions of young lives.

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WSU researchers find plague bacterium endures in soil

By Laura Lockard, WSU College of Veterinary Medicine

PULLMAN, Wash. – The bacterium that causes bubonic plague has been found to survive in the common amoeba, the microorganism most children often see first in a grade school microscope. » More …

Africa to Leeds to WSU: Grad student pursues infectious diseases solutions

Sylvia OmuloBy Cheryl Reed, director of communication, WSU Graduate School

PULLMAN, Wash. – Recent news reports have focused public attention on the alarming threat of antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections in U.S. hospitals. But the threat is truly global. » More …

April 18: Battling antimicrobial resistance focus of Innovators panel

Innovators April 18, 2018

SEATTLE, Wash – Antimicrobial resistance, a major threat to global health, marks the topic of an Innovators panel discussion 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, at the Seattle Waterfront Marriott, hosted by Washington State University. (Livestreamed at innovators.wsu.edu)

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Media invited to meet antimicrobial health experts at WSU Innovators

SEATTLE, Wash. – Antimicrobial resistance, a major threat to global health, will be the topic addressed by scientists from Washington State University’s Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health at the 2017 WSU Innovators panel, 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, at the Seattle Waterfront Marriott. (Livestream at: innovators.wsu.edu.) » More …

Africa honors young scientist for infectious disease work

PULLMAN, Wash. – The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) this week recognized Washington State University’s Thumbi Mwangi as one of 22 early career scientists selected to be affiliates through 2021. » More …