Featured Press Release: “UF Health scientists study prevalence of a kissing bug disease among Latin Americans in Florida”

Dr. Norman Beatty, the physician scientist who leads the SECVBD Chagas and Triatomine project, and his team were recently featured in a University of Florida press release for their work studying the prevalence of Chagas disease among Latin Americans in Florida. The Chagas team has been working hard to raise awareness of the disease within the community through the project and related outreach. Read the full story (and watch the video!) here.

To learn more about kissing bugs and Dr. Beatty’s ongoing research, visit the SECVBD page and follow Dr. Beatty on Twitter.