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Alex Pauvolid-Corrêa, DVM, PhD

Specialties and Expertise

  • Emerging zoonotic viral diseases; Veterinary virology; Laboratory diagnostic in virology; Active surveillance for enzootic arboviruses


  • MS, Residency, and PhD: Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (FIOCRUZ), Brazil
  • PhD with Fulbright Scholarship, and Postdoc: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Select Awards, Achievements, and Publications

  • Travel award, American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH), 2018
  • Award for outstanding performance in responding to the 2016 yellow fever outbreaks in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID), 2016
  • Dozens of publications, listed at PubMed and ResearchGate

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