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Congratulations CDC Internship Recipients

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, The Broward College Foundation, Central Campus administration, District administration and Dr. David Serrano are pleased to announce:


The Centers of Disease Control and Prevention summer 2013 Broward College internship recipients

Ashley Patton and Vanessa Plugues

These BC students will be working on projects under the President’s Malaria Initiative at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria in Atlanta, GA.

Projects will include conducting CDC and WHO bioassays to determine resistance to and efficacy of vector control methods;  bednet procedures and effectiveness; and  determining modes of vector resistance using biochemical and genetic methodologies. The research they will be a part of will save countless lives!
Congratulations Ashley and Vanessa!

Please thank the Foundation for funding this excellent opportunity for Broward College and our students.
A side note of pride:  we are the only Florida Institution with students in this branch of the CDC, and only one of three nationwide. 
Posted on: 2/27/2013 10:17 AM
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