KTN News Doctor's Diary: Prof. Thumbi Mwangi
Prof. Thumbi Mwangi explores his journey from a veterinarian to a researcher.
KTN News - Kenya

Researchers launch Sh600m drive to wipe out cattle fever
Prof Thumbi Mwangi, the project director, said it would combine laboratory science and field studies and will also improve the nutritional status of households, particularly women and children.
The Star - Kenya

Ticks affect not just milk, money, but school attendance also
East Coast Fever is a livestock disease that causes substantial losses in beef and milk and is costly to treat.
The Standard

Scientists bet on lab to eradicate deadly livestock diseases
For years, Kenyan livestock farmers have incurred animal, livelihoods and lives losses thanks to infectious animal diseases such as the East Coast Fever (ECF), Rift Valley Fever (RVF) and foot and mouth.
Business Daily

Q&A: WSU infectious disease expert discusses COVID-19
Guy Palmer is regents professor of pathology and infectious diseases at Washington State University, and senior director of global health at WSU’s Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health.
Capital Press

Washington on track to herd immunity, but still a ways to go
Immunity to COVID-19 is increasing in Washington, but not fast enough to slow the transmission of the virus.

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2021 Sahlin Eminent Faculty Award
The winner of the 2021 Sahlin Eminent Faculty Award is Dr. Douglas Call, Regents Professor from the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health.

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2021 V. Lane Rawlins President's Award for Distinguished Lifetime Service
The Lifetime Service Award winner for 2021 is Dr. Guy H. Palmer, Director of Global Health, Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health

Researchers create coronavirus database
Database allows researchers to see similarities between coronaviruses. This could allow one vaccine to work for multiple viruses.
Daily Evergreen

Infectious disease expert Dr. Guy Palmer, in a video production studio.
COVID‑19 vaccine questions answered in new WSU video series
With eligibility for the COVID‑19 vaccines expanding, a new four‑part video series from WSU examines common questions and concerns.
WSU News

Savannah Sanchez in a lab.
Estudio brinda nuevos datos sobre la resistencia antimicrobiana en Guatemala
“Tenemos bacterias que son importantes para el cuerpo porque tienen un propósito en la digestión y absorción de nutrientes. Sin embargo, la mezcla de bacterias entre personas, suelos y animales puede llegar a afectar”, Dra. Brooke Ramay.

Determining the role of health care settings in a pandemic
“When infections hit the health care system, and especially emerging infectious diseases, that tends to be when things start to go really badly,” said Eric Lofgren, assistant professor in the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health.
WSU Insider

WSU Professor advocates for COVID-19 vaccines
Washington State University professor and pathologist Guy Palmer said this is no time to worry about "efficacy," and there is little cause for concern when it comes to adverse reactions.

MWANGI: Compelling reasons to trust fast-tracked Covid vaccines
Thumbi Mwangi, an infectious diseases epidemiologist, spoke on concerns around the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines, and specifically addressed drug efficacy due to the speedy lab-time turnaround.
The EastAfrican

Stephanie Seifert and Pilar Fernandez inside the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health.
Global health researchers looking to improve the human condition
Deep in the Republic of the Congo’s vast rain forests, Stephanie Seifert helped equip hammerhead bats with GPS tracking devices so she and her team could watch their every move.

Dr. Ahmed Lugelo, a doctoral candidate in the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health, vaccinates a dog in Tanzia for rabies as part of the Rabies Free Africa project.
Tomorrow’s Scientists: Dr. Ahmed Lugelo
Dr. Ahmed Lugelo, a doctoral candidate in the Paul G. Allen School for Global Animal Health, didn’t enter veterinary medicine for fame and fortune — it was for the fancy cars.