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Faculty Experts | Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Infectious Diseases

Faculty Expert Media Guide 

Faculty Experts on Coronavirus (COVID-19) and Infections Diseases

Find expert sources for stories related to Coronavirus and other infectious diseases.  If there are topics of interest not listed here, please contact Michelle Thompson at  

George Mason is the fastest growing Research I university in the country and among the most diverse. We can help you quickly find a faculty expert on health-related topics.  

Coronavirus Expert Sources

Dr. Amira Roess specializes in infectious diseases, especially reducing the transmission of diseases that spread between animals and humans.  
703-993-1923 (office)

Dr. Kathryn Jacobsen studies the emergence of diseases like ZIka and Ebola and how information and misinformation spread during emerging infectious disease events.  
703-993-9168 (office)

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