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Q&A: Fighting the Zika Virus

February 8, 2016 ・ Rose Huber

President Barack Obama is urging Congress to provide $1.8 billion in emergency funding to combat Zika virus, a mosquito-borne illness that has spread into more than 20 countries across Latin America since May 2015.

Tackling Antibiotic Resistance: What Do We Know and What Do We Need to Know?

July 15, 2015 ・ Holly Welles

Ramanan Laxminarayan explains why our antibiotics no longer work as well as they used to and discusses what we can do about it.

Global Livestock Antibiotic Use Expected To Increase 67% By 2030

March 20, 2015 ・ Andrea White for the Princeton Environmental Institute

A team of researchers from Princeton University, the International Livestock Research Institute, the Université Libre de Bruxelles and the Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics and Policy has conducted for the first time a broad assessment of antibiotic consumption in livestock…

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Dinner Film Screening & Panel Discussion: “Resistance: the Film”

February 17, 2015 ・ Igor Heifetz

Feb 25, 2015 – 6:00pm-7:30pm Location: 300 Wallace Hall Panelists: Michael Graziano, Laura Kahn, Aude Teillant Antibiotics were first massed-produced in the 1940s. Their ability to fight and kill bacteria revolutionized medicine and had profound effects on everything from agriculture to…

Risk Analysis for a Complex World

November 18, 2014 ・ Holly Welles

85 Princeton Undergraduates Share Their Summer of Learning Experiences

October 14, 2014 ・ Holly Welles

On Friday, October 3rd, eighty-five (85) Princeton undergraduates participated in the 7th Annual Summer of Learning symposium to share insights and outcomes from their summer 2014 internships and service experiences. The Summer of Learning Symposium organized by the Princeton Environmental…