University of Washington School of Public Health Department of Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences

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Winter Quarter 2013

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1 November 2012

This course explores zoonotic and vector-borne diseases of current importance in Public Health, and the role that animals play as reservoirs, hosts and vectors -- both locally and globally. We also will explore the general approaches and methods used to control common Public Health vectors of disease.

Meeting Times and Locations:
10:30 - 11:20 a.m., Monday, Wednesday & Friday
Room T-359, Health Sciences Center


Charles D. (Chuck) Treser, MPH, DAAS
Senior Lecturer
Dept.of Env.& Occ. Health Sciences
Office: E-179C Health Sciences Center
Office Hours: 9:00-10:00 a.m. MWF; 9:00 - 11:30 Tue. & Thurs.; and 1:30 - 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Telephone: 206-616-2097


12/28/12 :: Class Listserv:  A course listservis available to send messages to all students enrolled in the course. This list is maintained by the Registrar's Office and is updated every night.  This list is used to send announcements to all of the students in the class, and is available to students who would like to send a message to all the rest of the class.  Email messages should be addressed to:

Next DEOHS Seminar:

Date & Time: Thursday, 10 January 2013
Ttitle: New Approaches for Investigating Environmental Causes of Disease
Speaker: William Funk, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Location: D-209 Health Sciences Center

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