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    Emerging Infectious Diseases and Pandemics

    Our research is on the frontlines of controlling and eradicating emerging infectious diseases.

Current Undergraduates

Curriculum is designed for students preparing to enter medical, dental, veterinary, or graduate schools. Students majoring in Pathobiology focus on human health, animal health, diseases and their relationship to people and the environment. Students can prepare to enter medical schools (Pre-med) or veterinary medical schools (Pre-vet). Pathobiology majors also pursue careers in biotechnology, biomedical sciences, para-veterinary medicine, and many diverse laboratory and research positions in health fields, and agriculture and natural resources.

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Our courses are designed to prepare undergraduates for careers in the medical, dental, and veterinary fields.

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Undergraduate students in Pathobiology can concentrate in several areas including global health, pre-med, pre-vet, and biotechnology.

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Life Transformative Education

Pathobiology students are involved in cutting-edge research and outreach projects that serve as the foundation for life transformative experiences.
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