Release Date Nov. 21
Dr. Wendy Chung, chief epidemiologist for the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services, will be visiting Brookhaven College Nov. 28 to speak about the 2012 West Nile virus outbreak in North Texas. Chung will discuss the history and impact of the virus, as well as the course of illnesses that can result.
For the past five years, Chung has held her current position with the Dallas County Department of Health and Human Services. She received a Bachelor of Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a Master of Science from the Harvard School of Public Health and her Medical Degree from the University of Texas Health Service Center at San Antonio.
The lecture will be at Brookhaven College at noon in Bldg. X, Room X1091. The event is part of the Brookhaven College Math and Science Lecture Series.
Brookhaven College is located at 3939 Valley View Lane in Farmers Branch. For more information about this event, please call Doris Rousey at 972-860-4751 or email dRousey@dcccd.edu.
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