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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 Mthomp7@gmu.edu/703-993-3485.  

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)
aroess@gmu.edu

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)
kjacobse@gmu.edu

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