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Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases

Editor-in-Chief: Stephen Higgs, PhD, FRES

ISSN: 1530-3667 • Online ISSN: 1557-7759 • Published Monthly

Current Volume: 15

Latest Impact Factor* is 2.531

*2013 Journal Citation Reports® published by Thomson Reuters, 2014

Editorial Board


Stephen Higgs, PhD, FRES
Associate Vice President for Research
Research Director, Biosecurity Research Institute
Peine Professor of Biosecurity
Professor Diagnostic Medicine & Pathobiology
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS

Editorial Board

Andery N. Alekseev
Zoological Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences

Jane Cardosa, BA, MA, DPhil
Institute of Health & Community Medicine
University Malaysia Sarawak
Sarawak, Malaysia

James E. Childs, ScD
Dept. of Epidemiology and Public Health
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Xavier de Lamballerie, MD, PhD
Faculté de Médecine de Marseille
Marseille, France 

Durland Fish, PhD
Department of Epidemiology and Public health
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Charles F. Fulhorst, DVM, DrPH
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

George F. Gao, DPhil(Oxon)
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Beijing, China

Cyril Gay, DVM, PhD
United States Department of Agriculture
Beltsville, MD

E. A. Gould
CEH Oxford
United Kingdom

Gregory E. Glass, PhD
Southern Research Institute
Frederick, MD

William Hawley, PhD, MPH
Entomology Branch
Division of Parasitic Diseases, CDC, NCID
Chamblee, GA

Heikki Henttonen, PhD
Finnish Forest Research Institute
Vantaa, Finland

A. Marm  Kilpatrick, PhD       
Dept. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA             
Uriel Kitron, PhD, MPH
Dept. of Environmental Studies
Emory University
Atlanta, GA

Alessandro Mannelli, DVM, PhD
Department of Animal Production
Epidemiology & Ecology
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
University of Turin, Italy

Robert G. McLean, PhD
National Wildlife Research Center
Fort Collins, CO

Tracey McNamara, DVM
Western University of Health Sciences
Pomona, CA

Ziad Memish, MD
College of Medicine
Alfaisal University
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Thomas P. Monath, MD
Hookipa BioTech AG
Vienna, Austria
PaxVax Inc.
Redwood City, CA

Shigeru Morikawa, DVM, PhD
National Institute of Infectious Diseases
Tokyo, Japan

Richard S. Ostfeld, PhD
Institute for Ecosystems Studies
Millbrook, NY

Martin Pfeffer, DVM, PhD
Institute of Animal Hygiene and Veterinary Public Health 
Leipzig, Germany

William K. Reisen, PhD
UCD Arbovirus Field Station
University of California at Davis
Bakersfield, CA

Paul Reiter, PhD
Institut Pasteur
Paris, France

Bradley S. Schneider, PhD
San Francisco, CA

Tom G. Schwan, PhD
Laboratory of Zoonotic Pathogens
Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH
Hamilton, MT

Ayato Takada, PhD, DVM
Hokkaido University
Sapporo, Japan

Willem Takken, PhD
Wageningen University and Research Centre
Wageningen, Netherlands

Robert B. Tesh, MD
Center for Biodefense & Emerging Infectious Diseases
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Pedro F.C. Vasconcelos, MD, PhD
Instituto Evandro Chagas
Ananindeua, Pará, Brazil

David H. Walker, MD
Center for Biodefense & Emerging Infectious Diseases
University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX

Alon Warburg
Hebrew University
Jerusalem, Israel

Chris A. Whitehouse, PhD
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
Fort Detrick, MD

Gary P. Wormser, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
Dept. of Medicine
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY

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