Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology


Research focuses are

  • Infectious Disease-Select Agent Research
  • Viral Pathogenesis of Endemic and Emerging Diseases
  • Bacterial Pathogenesis of Endemic and Emerging Diseases
  • Vaccine Development and Field Efficacy
  • Mechanisms, Management and Consequence of Antimicrobial Resistance
  • Antiviral Development
  • Diagnostic Assay Development, Validation and Application
  • Epidemiology and Ecology of Disease
  • Therapeutic interventions for Disease
  • Immune Mechanisms in Health and Disease
  • Vector –Borne Diseases and Vector Biology

High levels of interdisciplinary cooperation and collaborative research projects exist among departmental faculty and with other faculty in the college, university and other institutions.

Guidelines for Publishing Research Results (pdf)
from the Kansas Agricultural Experiment Station