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Master of Science in Global Health Graduate Serves Notre Dame on the Science Advisory Council

November 25, 2015

Annie Polcari ’12, MS ’13, was selected as a young alumna to serve on the University of Notre Dame’s Science Advisory Council. The Council meets annually in an advisory role to the College of Science and its Dean.

After obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Notre Dame, Polcari enrolled in the University of Notre Dame’s Master of Science in Global Health program. “I knew I wanted to go to medical school some day, but I was not ready for the commitment,” stated Polcari. “I still had a passion for research in global infectious diseases and wanted to expand upon that first.” …

Notre Dame faculty-student team researches the effects of repellents on mosquito behaviors

November 19, 2015

Diane Choi, ’16, was invited to present her research at the 2015 American Society for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  On October 26 and 27, Choi presented posters about her work in the laboratory of Nicole Achee, PhD, Eck Institute for Global Health member and Research Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, University of Notre Dame.  Choi also collaborated with researchers from Tulane University and North Carolina State University for her project.