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ID&P becomes ID&I: change reflects diverse spectrum of research

Department’s name change reflects unification of diverse spectrum of research interests aimed at improving animal and human health.

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Department plays key role in new Center focusing on vector-borne diseases

UF College of Veterinary Medicine faculty will play a key role in a new CDC-funded Center focused on stopping vector-borne diseases such as Zika before they spread farther into the United States.

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UF CVM Department of Infectious Diseases & Immunology

The mission of the Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology is to acquire, advance, and disseminate knowledge in the fields of parasitology, microbiology, immunology, epidemiology, and other disciplines that will help identify, control, and prevent animal disease and/or contribute to public health. We pursue this mission through teaching, research, and service activities at the state, national, and international levels.