Alumni News: NPR quotes Christina Faust on disease, deforestation link

Christina Faust. Photo: Wingate Downs.

A National Public Radio story quotes Odum School alumna Christina Faust, BS/MS ’09, about the relationship between infectious disease and deforestation. Faust, a postdoctoral scholar at the Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics at Penn State University, studies the impact of human activities on pathogen transmission among multiple host species.  

Read the story: ‘Like Poking a Beehive’: The Worrisome Link Between Deforestation And Disease