A theoretical and practical course on experimental infection of insect vectors with BSL2 and BSL3 pathogens.
This course will provide a necessary background to successfully plan, design, and conduct insect infection studies with BSL2 and BSL3 pathogens. The course is aimed at early career scientists, and/or applicants looking to strengthen their research capacity in this area. No prior entomology experience is required. Prior experience in working with human/animal pathogens in biological containment laboratories is advisable.