Especially enjoyable about the book is the subject of controlling mosquitoes... -- Canyon Wrenderings: The Journal of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison Audubon Society ,Colorado.
Few scientists have the ability to entertain and educate the lay public. You clearly have the gift. -- W. Ian Lipkin, MD
West Nile Virus is here to stay; get your understanding of it here. -- Delaware Audubon Journal, May-June, 2001
About the Author
I am a professor of public health at Columbia University, and I have a Ph.D. degree in microbiology from the University of Notre Dame. I have been in my current position for 30 years. I teach and do research at the medical school and in the school of public health. I have written several books, including Parasitic Diseases, 4th ed.(published in 2000), and Parasite Life Cycles (published sometime ago and now out of print). I am the author of over 65 research papaers and 13 chapters in textbooks on parasitology and related fields.