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Yale Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (VB&ZD) Network

Mission Statement

The Yale Vector-borne and Zoonotic Diseases (VB&ZD) Network brings together diverse faculty members involved in basic and translational research and public health practice to advance collaborative and interdisciplinary research to prevent the emergence and manage the control of these infections. The network welcomes new faculty members from across Yale and participation from individuals at any stage in their training and career. If interested in learning more about this Network, please contact Dr. Serap Aksoy, Dr. Brian Weiss, or Dr. Chantal Vogels, Yale VB&ZD Network Leads.

Faculty Network Spotlight

On January 12, 2024, the 2nd Yale Annual Vector-Borne & Zoonotic Diseases Symposium was held at the Winslow auditorium at the Yale School of Public Health. The symposium was organized by the Yale Vector-Borne & Zoonotic Diseases (VB&ZD) and MalarYale faculty networks and generously funded by the Ambrose Monell Foundation and the Yale Institute for Global Health.