Education and Outreach Projects

ProjectSponsorInstitutionLead Investigators
5th International Symposium on Managing Animal Mortality, Products, By-Products, and Associated Health Risk: Connecting Research, Regulation, and ResponseDHS – Science & Technology Directorate (S&T)Michigan State University, IIADD. Roozeboom, H. Simmons
From the Bench to the Shop: Creation and Implementation of a Scientific Business Development and Management Program to Transition High Consequence Livestock Disease Research and Development Technologies for CommercializationDHS – S&TTexas A&M University (TAMU), IIADAngela Arenas, DVM, Ph.D., DACVP, Rosina C. (Tammi) Krecek, Ph.D., MBA, MS, Heather Simmons, DVM, MSVPH
Technology Support and Training within Pakistan’s Diagnostic LaboratoriesDOS – BEPIIAD, Texas Center for Applied TechnologyG. Parker, K. Biggers, and H. Simmons
Avian Influenza - Bangladesh DiagnosticsU.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) – Foreign Agricultural Services (FAS)IIAD, TAMU, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United NationsG. Dauphin and K. Soltysiak
Expansion of IIAD Internship Program to Include Professional StudentsDHS – Office of University Programs (OUP)IIADK. Soltysiak and H. Simmons
Graduate-Level Career Development Program from the Institute for Infectious Animal DiseasesDHS – OUPIIADH. Simmons
Continuation of the Career Development Program from the Institute for Infectious Animal DiseasesDHS – OUPIIADH. Simmons
Veterinary Para-professional Certification StandardsDefense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)IIADT. Ishibashi, Ph.D.; D. Sherman; J. Lansley; H. Simmons, DVM, MSVPH; M. Berquist; B. Martin; T. McElwain
Less Risk, More Value: Enhancing Biosecurity Best Practices of Livestock
Diseases in South Africa (EBSA)
USDA FASIIADA. Arenas, Ph.D., DVM; T. Krecek, FRSSAf, BS, MS, PhD, MAP, MBA; L. Logan, DVM, Ph.D.; D. Ellis, DVM, MPA; H. Simmons, DVM, MSVPH
Student Fellowships for the Education and Outreach Systems ThemeDHS OUPIIADK. Soltysiak, Ph.D., MS; H. Simmons, DVM, MSVPH