Jarod Hanson, DVM, PhD, DACVPM, is a veterinary virologist, public health consultant, and an adjunct faculty member at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He earned a DVM from the University of Minnesota and a PhD in Infectious Diseases from the University of Georgia. His work has focused on influenza A virus infection dynamics among species, and swine population health and disease eradication programs. Dr. Hanson also serves as an associate editor for ProMED-mail.
Ralph A. Tripp, PhD, is co-director of University of Georgia Center for Molecular Medicine and associate director of University of Georgia Biomedical Health Sciences Institute. He is an adjunct professor at multiple universities and serves as the Georgia Research Alliance chair in vaccine and therapeutic studies. He has published more than 200 journal articles, holds 13 patents, has written or edited numerous books and chapters, and has formed 4 companies focused on biomedical solutions.
Stephen B. Harvey, DVM, MS, DACLAM, is an associate professor of population health and the assistant director for Animal Resources at University of Georgia, as well as a Lieutenant Colonel in the US Army Reserve. Dr. Harvey’s work is primarily focused on maintaining the health and humane care of laboratory animals. After earning his DVM from Purdue University, he completed a residency and earned his master’s in laboratory animal medicine at Pennsylvania State University.