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Graduate Student wins Honorable Mention Award

June 30, 2011

Congratulations to Jenica Abrudan (a graduate student co-advised by Drs. Mary Ann McDowell and Frank Collins) who won an Honorable Mention Award for her poster presentation at the 63rd Annual Midwest Conference of Parasitology held at St. Mary's College last week.

Notre Dame researchers provide new genetic information about the circadian rhythms of the malaria mosquito

June 27, 2011

A new study by a team of University of Notre Dame researchers offers a wealth of information about the rhythmic nature of gene expression in Anopheles gambiae ...

Fighting an outbreak

June 27, 2011

Eck Institute for Global Health Master of Science in Global Health student participates in cholera control project in Haiti ...

John Carroll High School alumnus in Haiti to study cholera education

June 27, 2011

FORT PIERCE — When Lindsey A. McAlarnen of Fort Pierce decided to attend the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, she had no idea her studies would take her to poverty-stricken Haiti, but it has ...

Eck Institute for Global Health has significant presence at the Fifth Annual Arthropod Genomics Symposium

June 21, 2011

Eck Institute for Global Health faculty presented three invited lectures at the Fifth Annual Arthropod Genomics Symposium in Kansas City last week.  Mary Ann McDowell, Molly Duman-Scheel, and Michael Pfrender ...

In Memoriam: Notre Dame scientist Morris Pollard

June 20, 2011

Morris Pollard, professor emeritus of biological sciences and director of the University of Notre Dame’s Lobund Laboratory, died Saturday (June 18) at Memorial Hospital in South Bend. He was 95 years old ...

Eck Institute for Global Health at the University of Notre Dame partners with Catholic Relief Services on evaluation of cholera control program in Haiti.

June 16, 2011

Dr. Juan Carlos Guzman a member of the Eck Institute and on the faculty of the Institute for Latino Studies is leading the evaluation project with two Master of Science in Global Health students ...

Students in new global health graduate program evaluate Haiti cholera project

June 16, 2011

Catholic Relief Services (CRS) in Haiti has asked the University of Notre Dame’s Eck Institute for Global Health to evaluate one of its cholera programs implemented after the deadly fall 2010 outbreak that began in the aftermath of the catastrophic 7.0 earthquake ...

Champion advises student who wins Top Young Scientist honor

June 15, 2011

Tim Trippel, a Marian High School senior who works with Matthew Champion, research assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, won Top Young Scientist honors at the Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair ...

Scientists develop algorithm to understand certain human diseases

June 15, 2011

Patricia Clark, the Rev. John Cardinal O’Hara, C.S.C. Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, and Bonnie Berger, professor of applied mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology ...