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Q&A with  Aurel Holzschuh

Q&A with Aurel Holzschuh

Aurel Holzschuh is a current graduate fellow of the Eck Institute for Global Health (EIGH). He has a BSc in Biology from the University of Basel, Switzerland, an MS in Infection Biology from the Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, and...
ASTMH Presentations

ASTMH Presentations

Dr. Benedicte Fustec, postdoctoral researcher at the University of Notre Dame, presented, The Remote Emerging Disease Intelligence-NETwork (REDI-NET): From Concept to Active Surveillance in Belize (poster #84) during poster session A on October 31 Dr. Nicole Achee, lead PI, was...
The future of cancer research

The future of cancer research

A partnership being developed between the Pokagon Band and the Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI) hopes to help raise awareness of the importance of screening and early detection to address measurable disparities in cancer treatment outcomes involving Native Americans.
Q&A with Felipe Santiago-Tirado

Q&A with Felipe Santiago-Tirado

Felipe Santiago-Tirado is an Assistant Professor from the Department of Biological Sciences and is an affiliate of the Eck Institute for Global Health. Santiago-Tirado has a PhD from Cornell University and a BS from the University of Puerto Rico. In this spotlight, Professor...
Q&A with Rebecca Chase

Q&A with Rebecca Chase

Rebecca Chase is a 2020 graduate of the Master of Science in Global Health (MSGH) program. Her undergraduate degree is from Salisbury University with a major in Community Health Education and a minor in Ethnic and Intercultural Studies. In this spotlight,...
Researchers test drinking water, face masks for PFAS

Researchers test drinking water, face masks for PFAS

Scientists at the University of Notre Dame studying the presence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in consumer products and textiles have expanded their search for potential sources of PFAS exposure — developing an effective method of testing for PFAS...
Notre Dame Research announces 2022 Internal Grants Awardee

Notre Dame Research announces 2022 Internal Grants Awardee

Twenty-three new internal grants awards were announced today by Notre Dame Research. The grants were awarded to faculty from three Colleges and Schools in two categories: Equipment Restoration and Renewal and Library Acquisition. “Continuing to invest in the resources that...
MNID is Back!

MNID is Back!

MNID is back! The only regional meeting focusing on fungal and parasitic infections, an excellent opportunity for the Midwest mycology and parasitology community to meet in a relatively small group and learn from each other. We have a great lineup...
Q&A with Jessica Carney

Q&A with Jessica Carney

Jessica Carney is a current graduate student fellow at the Eck Institute for Global Health. She has a BA in Psychology from the University of Colorado, completed her Masters in Research and Experimental Psychology from the University of Notre Dame,...
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Blog: "Is Bangladesh entering the Era of Malaria Elimination?"

Eck Institute for Global Health affiliates Kasturi Haldar (Rev. Julius A. Nieuwland, C.S.C. Professor, Biological Sciences) and Neil Lobo (Research Professor, Biological Sciences) recently contributed to a blog featured on PLOS: Speaking of Medicine and Health for World Malaria Day.
Sean Cavany: Statistically Studying the Spread

Sean Cavany: Statistically Studying the Spread

A strong background in mathematics and statistics has allowed postdoctoral researcher Sean Cavany to address one of the most pressing issues of modern times: the spread of infectious disease. 
Back the Bend, Mulch Madness return in full

Back the Bend, Mulch Madness return in full

Back the Bend will return from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday (April 2) after a two-year hiatus because of the pandemic, with volunteers lined up to participate in a variety of projects aimed at maintaining and improving the local...