Shirley Luckhart Chosen for 2018 ESA Founders' Memorial Lecture
April 26, 2018
Shirley Luckhart, professor and co-director of the Center for Health in the Human Ecosystem in the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, has been chosen to deliver the Founders' Memorial Award lecture at Entomology 2018, the Joint Annual Meeting of the Entomological Societies of America, Canada, and British Columbia, November 11-14 in Vancouver, BC, Canada. The Founders' Memorial Award was established to honor the memory of scientists who made outstanding contributions to entomology and to bring attention to a current entomologist with outstanding credentials in a similar field who can present an informative and engaging lecture at the annual meeting. At Entomology 2018, the subject of Dr. Luckhart's lecture will be Walter Reed, a U.S. Army physician who led the team of researchers that first confirmed the link between mosquitoes and the spread of yellow fever. Read more.
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