Texas Tech University

WHAT: The Texas Tech University Climate Science Center is hosting a talk about the research of Andrew Monaghan with the National Center for Atmospheric Research. The Weather, Climate and Health Program at the national center researches environmental health and vector-borne diseases and issues.

The presentation will focus on climate variability and change in distribution of mosquitoes, which transmit viruses. These viruses include dengue fever, chikungunya, the Zika virus and yellow fever.

WHEN: Noon Thursday (June 23)

WHERE: Holden Hall Room 127

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CONTACT: Jennifer Vanos, faculty associate, Climate Science Center, Texas Tech University (806) 834-3319 or jennifer.vanos@ttu.edu