Faculty Sponsors/Affiliates


Thomas Carlson, MD
Associate Teaching Professor, ​Integrative Biology

Research interests:
Medical and nutritional ethnobotany, ethnoepidemiology, ecology and evolution of human disease.  





Charlotte D. Smith PhD
​Lecturer, School of Public Health
Research Interests: 
Impact assessment and evaluation of rural water systems and public health programs in rural Central American communities.  Microbial ecology of waterborne pathogens. Bacterial endosymbionts of free-living protozoa


Peter Dailey, PhD, MPH

Lecturer, UC Berkeley School of Public Health, Division of Infectious Disease and Vaccinology.

 Classes Taught:
Zoonotic Diseases, Public Health Microbiology
Research Interests:
Development, and evaluation of diagnostic instruments and assays for infectious diseases in developing countries.