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    Christine Petersen, Doug Beardsley (Johnson County Director of Public Health), Wade Aldous, and others chat over lunch during the Great Plains Emerging Infectious Diseases Conference.

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    Panel session at the Great Plains Emerging Infectious Diseases Conference.

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    Annual kick-off of the distance DVM for veterinarians program, the Zoonotic Diseases course was taught by Dr. Lyric Bartholomay, Medical Entomologist, University of WI, and Christine Petersen. June 1-5, 2015.

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    Dr, Michael S. Diamond is the keynote speaker for the GPEID 2016 conference. His keynote address is titled, "A whole genome CRISPR-Cas9 screen identifies host genes required for flavivirus infection".

About CEID

Established in 2003, the University of Iowa Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases is focused on research and training in cross-cutting emerging infectious diseases, particularly those that are zoonotic. The Center is operated by faculty from the Department of Epidemiology within the University of Iowa and the Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Preventative Medicine at the Veterinary College at Iowa State University. CEID has won a national reputation for excellence in One Health zoonotic disease research in areas of vector borne disease, anti-microbial resistance, and environmental, occupational, and wildlife exposures to infectious diseases.