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Tropical Medicine Students and Alumni Participate in the 21st Annual Principles of STD/HIV Research Course

Several Tropical Medicine graduate students and alumni participated in the 21st Annual Principles of Sexually Transmitted Disease/HIV Research Course held on July 22-August 1, 2013 at the University of Washington in Seattle.  Samuel Tassi Yunga and Obadia Kenji Mfuh are Fogarty trainees from Cameroon.  Anna Babakhanyan, a Global Health fellow, and Yeung Tutterrow, a postdoctoral fellow  at the Infectious Disease Research Institute (IDRI), Seattle, are Tropical Medicine graduates.  The STD/HIV course provided an intensive overview of behavioral, pathogenesis, clinical, epidemiologic, statistical, and operational research in STD/HIV. It featured participants from over 20 different countries and faculty who are international leaders in their fields of research.photo

From left to right:  Obadia Kenji Mfuh, Yeung Tutterrow, Anna Babakhanyan, and Samuel Tassi Yunga