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Institute of Medicine (US) Forum on Microbial Threats. Vector-Borne Diseases: Understanding the Environmental, Human Health, and Ecological Connections, Workshop Summary. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2008.

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Vector-Borne Diseases: Understanding the Environmental, Human Health, and Ecological Connections, Workshop Summary.

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Board on Global Health

Margaret Hamburg (Chair), Consultant, Nuclear Threat Initiative, Washington, DC

George Alleyne, Director Emeritus, Pan American Health Organization, Washington, DC

Donald Berwick, Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, and President and Chief Executive Officer, Institute of Healthcare Improvement, Boston, Massachusetts

Jo Ivey Boufford (IOM Foreign Secretary), President, New York Academy of Medicine, New York

David R. Challoner, Vice President for Health Affairs, Emeritus, University of Florida, Gainesville

Ciro de Quadros, Albert B. Sabin Vaccine Institute, Washington, DC

Sue Goldie, Associate Professor of Health Decision Science, Department of Health Policy and Management, Center for Risk Analysis, Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts

Richard Guerrant, Thomas H. Hunter Professor of International Medicine and Director, Center for Global Health, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville

Gerald T. Keusch, Assistant Provost for Global Health, Boston University School of Medicine, and Associate Dean for Global Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts

Jeffrey Koplan, Vice President for Academic Health Affairs, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Sheila Leatherman, Research Professor, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill

Michael Merson, Director, Duke Global Health Institute, Duke University, Durham, NC

Mark L. Rosenberg, Executive Director, Task Force for Child Survival and Development, Emory University, Decatur, Georgia

Philip Russell, Professor Emeritus, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland


Patrick Kelley, Director

Allison Brantley, Senior Program Assistant

IOM boards do not review or approve individual reports and are not asked to endorse conclusions and recommendations. The responsibility for the content of the report rests with the authors and the institution.

Copyright © 2008, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK52943


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