Health | Wellness,
Paul D. Coverdell Center for Biomedical and Health Sciences
Room 175 Sponsored by: Biomedical and Health Sciences Institute
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“Of Mice and Men and Buffalo: The Effect of Gastrointestinal Parasites on Tuberculosis,” Veterinary pathologist Kaori Sakamoto discusses how her work studying infectious disease in African buffalo meets at the intersection of human, animal and environmental health.Dr. Kaori Sakamoto is an assistant professor in the UGA College of Veterinary Medicine’s department of pathology. In addition to her research in tuberculosis immunology, she collaborates as a veterinary pathologist with many researchers in the Department of Infectious Diseases and Odum School of Ecology, as well as at other universities.The One Health at UGA Lectures Series aims to efforts at UGA and the Southeast focused on interdisciplinary teaching and learning, research, and outreach at the nexus of human, animal and ecological health. It is supported by the BHSI Division of One Health.
BHSI Division of One Health