|Mosquito Lady - Living Library Event(Unpublished)|
Event Type: Special Events|
Age Group(s): Adults
Start Time: 9:30 AM
End Time: 10:15 AM
Janet McAllister, PhD, Medical Entomologist, CDCLibrary: Old Town Library
Youíll be itching to learn all about how Janet McAllisterís childhood love of insects lead to a successful career in science and public health. She is a board-certified medical entomologist with the Center for Disease Control (CDC) in Fort Collins and travels all over the United States and abroad for her work.
Medical Entomology is not a very common profession, yet itís critical in keeping people safe from diseases transmitted by insects. Janet shares experiences with outbreaks, hurricanes, and floods, where mosquitoes played a major role in disease and human suffering.
Location: Study Room D
Registration Ends: 2/2/2019 at 8:30 AM