EPI was created in 2006 to facilitate interdisciplinary studies of emergence and control of human, animal and plant pathogens of concern to the world.
EPI collaborates with over 250 faculty members from around the world annually.
March 1, 2018 -- GAINESVILLE -- The Center for African Studies and the Institute for Sustainable Food Systems held a symposium Thursday about current research on the underlying causes of malnutrition. Read More
Friday, March 9, 2018 ----Derric Nimmo, PhD Project Development Manager, Oxitec Read More
February 20, 2018 -- Mothers infected with the Zika virus may be able to transmit the virus to newborn infants through breast milk, according to a recent report authored in part by a University of Florida researcher. Read More
February 15, 2018 -- On Thursday, February 15, the Emerging Pathogens Institute celebrated its eleventh annual Research Day with a record number of presentations and nearly 400 attendees. Read More
January 31, 2018 -- A chapter entitled “A Brief History of Shigella” was just published as part of the electronic encyclopedia EcoSal Plus, a publication of the American Society for Microbiology. Read More
January 31, 2018 -- Raffi Aroian, PhD, Professor in the Program in Molecular Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School Read More
December 6th, 2017--- William M. Shafer, PhD. , Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, Emory University School of Medicine Read More
November 21, 2017-- Apichai Tuanyok, PH.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Infectious Disease & Immunology Emerging Pathogens Institute, College of Veterinary medicine Read More